Indianapolis - Klipsch is rolling out a new speaker series exclusive to Best Buy.
of five SKUs priced up to $899/pair will be available for purchase in Best Buy Stores nationwide on May 22.
The Icon series isn't Klipsch's first exclusive speaker line for the chain. In 2008,
Klipsch's Icon V series on an exclusive basis.
The new five-SKU series consists of two floorstanding speaker pairs at $699 to $899, a $249 bookshelf pair, a $249 center channel, and a $279 surround pair. They will join matching Klipsch subwoofers already in the store at $350 and $450.
Upgrades to the series include a new finish, new logos and feet, the company said. The speakers also feature IMG woofers that use light, sturdy diaphragms and a massive motor structure to deliver "highly defined, accurate bass response," the company said.
The surround speakers feature Klipsch's Wide Dispersion Surround Technology (WDST) to deliver both maximum surround coverage and improved placement flexibility, the company noted.