Harman/Kardon

Esquire 2

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Premium portable Bluetooth speaker with quad microphone conferencing system

kr 2.300,002300.0 each
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The centerpiece of master craftsmanship and performance

The Harman Kardon Esquire 2 portable Bluetooth speaker is the centerpiece of master craftsmanship and performance, blending premium materials with the needs of on-the-go professionals. Esquire 2 delivers rich high-end acoustics by incorporating advanced acoustic engineering into 4 professionally tuned sound drivers. Its rechargeable battery supports up to 8 hours of playtime and USB charge out to ensure that travelling professionals never run out of power. The Esquire 2 also features an unparalleled conferencing system; underneath the aluminum unibody design embedded with quad-microphone VoiceLogic noise and echo cancelling technology with 360-degree voice pick up for crystal clear conferencing experiences - even in the noisiest places. Esquire 2’s slim form factor and lightweight design effortlessly slips into a suitcase or handbag, but also makes its presence known when placed center stage in a conference room.

Item# HKESQUIRE2GLD

General Specifications

Support A2DP v1.3; AVRCP v1.5; HFP v1.6; HSP v1.2
Transducer 4 x 32mm
Rated power 2 x 8W
USB charge out Maximum 5V 1A
Dimensions (W x D x H) 190 x 34 x 130 mm
Weight 599 g

Audio Specifications

Frequency Response 75Hz ~20kHz
Signal-to-Noise Ratio >80dB

Dimensions

Width 190mm
Depth 34mm
Height 130mm
Weight 599 g

Control and Connection Specifications

Bluetooth transmitter frequency range 2.402GHz~2.480GHz
Bluetooth transmitter power 0~4dBm
Bluetooth transmitter modulation GFSK, 8DPSK, π/4 DQPSK
Bluetooth version 4.1

Battery

Battery type Lithium polymer (3.7V 3200mAH)
Music playtime up to 8 hours (varies by volume level and audio content)
Battery charge time 3.5 to 5.5 hours (varies by charging current, maximum 5V 2A)
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Spec Sheet (EN)

2 MB
  • 1 x Esquire 2
  • 1 x Micro USB Cable
  • 1 x Quick-Start Guide
  • 1 x Safety Sheet
  • Warranty Cards
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Esquire 2 is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 44.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from good sound I really like the sound and the Bluetooth connection its fast
Date published: 2018-07-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from sounds great My son bought this for me and I love it. I take it from room to room.
Date published: 2018-05-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very good. Excellent sound quality, excellent design. Excellent phone future - in doors. Great batarie. Typical HK excellence. While carrying in case the On/Off button is going on and off all the time. Hold bottom of case and place speaker bottom first. Zippers end on top of case, on top of buttons in the middle. Carry case from the bottom so buttons are on top.
Date published: 2018-05-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great sound I bought one month ago and is so great, the battery life is perfect...
Date published: 2018-05-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great features I bought this two weeks ago and sound great and clear!
Date published: 2018-05-23
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Do refurbished items come in a brown box or the regular retail box?

Asked by: elfabs
Hi! Yes, re-certified items come in a brown box.
Answered by: Gian at Customer Service
Date published: 2018-05-25

How can the power saving feature be disabled

Asked by: eafa1975
There is no way to disable the power saving feature. This feature is specifically designed to protect the battery.
Answered by: JoshD
Date published: 2018-05-07

Can this connect to the onyx studio 4

Asked by: Elammanley09
No, this cannot to the Onyx Studio 4. The Onyx Studio 4 can only connect to another Onyx Studio 4 at this time.
Answered by: Steve S
Date published: 2018-04-10

ıs it microphon in put this model

Asked by: yasun
Hi! The Esquire 2 has a Quad microphone conferencing system. However if you are asking if it has a mic input, the answer is no it does not.
Answered by: Nick F
Date published: 2018-05-07

My sb 16 works for a about 20-30 mins and then the speakers  will make a loud “pop” and the soundbar goes to standby mode. I have noticed the back gets very hot. It will not turn on until after a long period of rest and then the same problem cycles again.

Asked by: MCbadgeru
We would like to work with you directly to help you with your issue. Please submit a case request at https://www.harmanaudio.com/support-contact.html and the Customer Service Team will be more than happy to assist you.
Answered by: Mario at Customer Service
Date published: 2018-04-02

How do I know that the speaker is charging?

Asked by: Bentoo
The Esquire 2 has 5 indicator lights on the left side that would indicate show all 5 lights steady at 100% and 1 blinking light at less than 20%. It's similar to how you would interpret a battery level indicator. 1 blinking light - <20%, >0% 1 steady light - around 20% 1 steady light + 1 blinking light <40%, >20% 2 steady lights - around 40% 2 steady lights + 1 blinking light <60%, >40% 3 steady lights - around 60% 3 steady lights + 1 blinking light <80%, >60% 4 steady lights - around 80% 4 steady lights + 1 blinking light <100%, >80% 5 steady lights - around 100%
Answered by: Steve S
Date published: 2018-06-23

I want to charge esq 2 with wall charger. what is min and max power/output needed to charge but not damage battery? time to fully charge, how can you tell?

Asked by: Stevewin55
There is a maximum charge Amp limit of 2A according to the manual. 5V and max 2Amp.
Answered by: BREZSO
Date published: 2018-06-23

Speaker works fine when 100% charged. After 20-30 minutes of use it starts cutting out.  Help!

Asked by: JohnnyShu
We would like to work with you directly to help you with your issue. Please submit a case request at https://www.harmankardon.com/support-contact.html and the Customer Service Team will be more than happy to assist you.
Answered by: Mario at Customer Service
Date published: 2018-02-16
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