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PANASONIC HTB498 2.1 Wireless Sound Bar
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  • 180 W RMS
  • Wireless subwoofer
  • Bluetooth
  • Digital connection: optical & HDMI
Product Code: 194975
€199.99
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  • Top features: 

    - Clear, powerful sound from a stylish sound bar 

    - Set-up flexibility with CEC so you don't have to juggle controllers 

    - Wireless subwoofer means you can place wherever best suits you 

    - Stream your favourite audio with Bluetooth connection 

    Clear, powerful sound


    Experience powerful audio in the comfort of your own home with the stylish Panasonic HTB498 2.1 Wireless Sound Bar.

    While some sound bars simply deliver louder audio, the SC-HTB498 uses improved speakers for clear sound that also accentuates speech, so you don't miss any of the plot of the movie you're watching.

    Set-up flexibility


    With HDMI and high-quality optical connections, the SC-HTB498EBK gives you the flexibility to set up your system how you want.

    The HDMI input has CEC (Consumer Electronics Control) so you can control the sound bar with you TV remote, so you don't have to juggle controllers.

    Wireless subwoofer


    Place the subwoofer wherever suits you, as it wirelessly connects to the sound bar, saving you from having to hide wires around your home.

    It has been designed for dynamic and robust bass sound that places you in the action, for a cinema-like experience.

    Stream your favourite audio


    The SCHTB498 isn't just an elegant addition to your home entertainment set up, it can also be used to stream your favourite music.

    Simply connect your smartphone or tablet to the sound bar via Bluetooth technology and enjoy songs with outstanding performance.

    Don't forget your cables


    Check out our range of HDMI and optical cables to connect your input devices and to make sure your new sound bar works perfectly, with improved transfer speeds. Look out for the Sandstrom Silver Series HDMI cables with their lifetime warranty.

  • Technical InformationBack to top
  • OVERVIEW
    Type
    Sound bar with wireless subwoofer  
    Number of channels
    2.1  
    Total power output
    180 W  
    Brand
    Brand
    PANASONIC  
    AV FUNCTIONS
    Audio processing

    -Dolby Digital
    -DTS Digital Surround
     
    Preset sound modes

    -Standard
    -Music
    -Cinema
    -Voice
    -News
     
    CONNECTIVITY
    NFC
    No  
    USB
    No  
    Screen mirroring
    No  
    Ethernet
    No  
    WiFi
    No  
    Bluetooth
    Bluetooth 4.0  
    DLNA
    No  
    SPEAKERS
    Configuration

    -Sound bar
    -Wireless subwoofer
     
    Wireless capability

    -Wireless subwoofer x 1
    -Wireless capability requires compatible devices and a wired connection is still required between the TV and player. All wireless units still require a power source.
     
    Power

    -Sound bar: 90 W
    -Wireless subwoofer: 90 W
     
    GENERAL
    Colour
    Black  
    Manufacturer’s guarantee
    1 year  
    Box contents

    -Panasonic HTB498 2.1 Wireless Sound Bar
    -Brackets & screws
    -Remote control
    -Instruction book
    -AC mains lead
     
    Power consumption

    -On mode: 37 W
    -Standby: 0.5 W
     
    Dimensions

    -Sound bar: 60.5 x 853 x 90 mm (H x W x D)
    -Subwoofer: 303 x 185 x 337 mm (H x W x D)
     
    Boxed dimensions
    240 x 460 x 1010 mm (H x W x D)  
    Weight

    -Sound bar: 1.9 kg
    -Subwoofer: 4.3 kg
     
    Boxed weight
    10.14 kg  
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  • Delivery Charges & ServicesBack to top
  •  

    Delivery Charge Summary 

    Item Type Delivery Charge Delivery Timeline
    Small Items €4.99 for entire order Up to 5 working days1
    (such as Sat Navs, Cameras, Laptops etc.)    
    Large Items €19.99 for entire order Up to 5 working days1
    (such as Large TVs .)    

     

    1. We endeavour to deliver all small items within 5 working days and large items within 7 working days however, during busy trading periods such as our Black Tag/Black Friday campaign or our January Sale period, orders are subject to extended delivery times.  If this is the case, we will keep you informed and as soon as your order is dispatched from our warehouse you will receive an email notification with your tracking information.  



     

    Delivery information

    When it comes to dropping stuff off, our delivery team also known as 'Knowhow delivery team' have certainly got the muscle.  We deliver the big bulky products like large screen TVs above  39".  To save you the hassle, we'll even recycle your old product and remove the packaging - for free.

    Small products such as cameras, sat navs, TVs under 39", printers, softwares, data storage, tablets, laptops are couriered to you from our delivery partners - DPD.

    Please see below more information on our delivery services.

    Large Product Delivery Information 

    Large products such large screen TVs above 39" are generally delivered by our Knowhow delivery teams.  

    Knowhow Delivery Services

    The Knowhow team are here to deliver your product between Tuesday and Saturday inclusive in most areas (with the exception of Donegal-we delivery once a week).  We can deliver all large items to anywhere in the Republic of Ireland with the exception of island locations.  We aim to deliver within 5 working days. 

    Delivery Process

    -    Delivery is 5 day a week (Tuesday to Saturday), usually from 8a.m. - 6p.m.

    -    
    The evening before your delivery is scheduled our Knowhow team will call you between 3pm and 6pm to advise you of your delivery time window. 

    -    
    An initial delivery during a 4 hour time slot will be supplied. 

    -    On the day of delivery our Knowhow drivers will call you at least 30
    minutes before arriving at the shipping address to give you an estimated time of arrival.  

    -    We will un-box your item and remove all packaging for recycling free of charge. 

    -    We will deliver to your room of choice.  We can also install it for you a small fee - see below.

    -    We will remove your old appliances and scrap free of charge.


    Delivery Charges

    Delivery is €19.99 for your entire order - no matter how many items you decide to purchase.  These delivery charges apply to online purchases only. 

    Other useful services also provided by Knowhow when they deliver your large products.

    Installation: We offer a range of installation services for TVs above 39" Learn more on our installation page.

    Free Recycling: We'll take away your old TV for free recycling.  We do this as standard when you order a replacement large appliance from us.  Learn more on our Recycling page.

    Order tracking: You can track your large item delivery through our Knowhow team.  Click here for Knowhow tracking.

    Small Product Delivery Information

    Small products include items such as laptops, desktop pcs, tablets, printers, softwares, data storage and TVs under 39".  These are couriered to you from our delivery partners - DPD courier.

    We deliver anywhere in Ireland with the exception of island locations. 

    Deliveries are Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holiday Mondays), generally between 9a.m. to 6p.m.  Please allow 4-7 working days for extended Bank Holiday periods such as Christmas and Easter. 

    Please note:  DPD will not pick up WEEE returns on small products, however you may take your WEEE returns with a valid receipt to your nearest Currys store - click HERE.

    For security reasons we do not deliver to parcel motels.

    Delivery charges

    Delivery is €4.99 for your entire order.

    When do we deliver? 


    For our larger items such as our large screen TVs, we deliver Tuesday - Saturday inclusive, usually between 8a.m. to 6p.m. (service may vary in some outlying areas of Ireland).

    For our smaller items, standard delivery is Monday to Friday, generally between 9a.m. to 6pm, and we aim to get your purchase to you within 3-5 working days.  Please also 4-7 working days for extended Bank Holiday periods such as Easter and Christmas.


    Order tracking

    Whether you have a standard delivery or a specific delivery booked with us, you can track your order through our dedicated Knowhow tracking webpage, or via the courier specified in your confirmation email.  Visit our Knowhow Track It facility and pop your details in the tracker to view the delivery schedule.

    Larger items such as large screen TVs may not be available to view until after 10p.m..

    All you need is your reference number (found on your email confirmation or receipt from your store).

    Delivery terms

    Product availability

    On some products, we offer the option to order an item in advance if it's not in stock at the time, but we know that more stock is on its way and we will let you know the date we expect delivery to be available on the site.  If you purchase two or more products at a time, they may have different availabilities and methods of delivery, in which case you may receive your items individually as soon as they become available.

    VAT & Delays

    Please be aware that we cannot offer VAT refunds to overseas customers ordering goods to be delivered to a Ireland address.  We do everything we can to ensure our delivery times are met but sometimes delays do occur with deliveries during peak ordering periods i.e. Christmas and Sale periods.  We will let you know if we become aware of any unexpected delays.

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