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Old 03-07-2009, 08:07 PM   #31  
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Have any of you that dislike the Bose brand ever done any research what so ever on the speakers you think you know so much about? I highly doubt any of you have delved deep into the mysterious world of bose. MAINLY because Bose rarely releases any type of information / tech specs! Bose has been the prime example of Sophistication in the sound industry since 1964 when Bose first started working on improving the lack of quality most speakers possessed. BOSE IS DEDICATED TO RESEARCH! A majority of all the profits go right back into research and development! Each Bose store you walk into is full of trustworthy individuals willing to give you a good reason to either buy the product or not. If the associates don't think the product will meet your needs, they are not going to try and convince you to buy it. (I KNOW BECAUSE I HAVE BEEN BUYING FROM THE SAME BOSE STORE SINCE 1996). I don't understand how some people can be so ignorant. Do research and actually buy the product before you bad mouth it. I know of countless people that have had their Bose products for more than 30 years. It is the most reliable product out there! And if by some rare chance you do have an issue with one of their products, they stand by it 100%. It is an amazing company that deserves a lot more respect than it is being given. Yeah its expensive, but it has earned the right to be expensive! Also it is due to the high quality materials they use. Bose deserves a lot more respect than a lot of you are giving it. 60% of the Bose users probably don't even know how to use a computer. But I know they have grown up knowing great audio systems.
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Have any of you that dislike the Bose brand ever done any research what so ever on the speakers you think you know so much about? I highly doubt any of you have delved deep into the mysterious world of bose. MAINLY because Bose rarely releases any type of information / tech specs! Bose has been the prime example of Sophistication in the sound industry since 1964 when Bose first started working on improving the lack of quality most speakers possessed. BOSE IS DEDICATED TO RESEARCH! A majority of all the profits go right back into research and development! Each Bose store you walk into is full of trustworthy individuals willing to give you a good reason to either buy the product or not. If the associates don't think the product will meet your needs, they are not going to try and convince you to buy it. (I KNOW BECAUSE I HAVE BEEN BUYING FROM THE SAME BOSE STORE SINCE 1996). I don't understand how some people can be so ignorant. Do research and actually buy the product before you bad mouth it. I know of countless people that have had their Bose products for more than 30 years. It is the most reliable product out there! And if by some rare chance you do have an issue with one of their products, they stand by it 100%. It is an amazing company that deserves a lot more respect than it is being given. Yeah its expensive, but it has earned the right to be expensive! Also it is due to the high quality materials they use. Bose deserves a lot more respect than a lot of you are giving it. 60% of the Bose users probably don't even know how to use a computer. But I know they have grown up knowing great audio systems.
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Have any of you that dislike the Bose brand ever done any research what so ever on the speakers you think you know so much about? Yes we have see belowI highly doubt any of you have delved deep into the mysterious world of bose. MAINLY because Bose rarely releases any type of information / tech specs! because it is so poor they can't defend themBose has been the prime example of Sophistication in the sound industry since 1964 when Bose first started working on improving the lack of quality most speakers possessed. BOSE IS DEDICATED TO RESEARCH! A majority of all the profits go right back into research and development! Each Bose store you walk into is full of trustworthy individuals willing to give you a good reason to either buy the product or not. If the associates don't think the product will meet your needs, they are not going to try and convince you to buy it. (I KNOW BECAUSE I HAVE BEEN BUYING FROM THE SAME BOSE STORE SINCE 1996). I don't understand how some people can be so ignorant. Do research and actually buy the product before you bad mouth it. I know of countless people that have had their Bose products for more than 30 years.SO what they sounded like crap then and I'll wager age hasn't magically improved them It is the most reliable product out there! And if by some rare chance you do have an issue with one of their products, they stand by it 100%. It is an amazing company that deserves a lot more respect than it is being given. Yeah its expensive, but it has earned the right to be expensive! Also it is due to the high quality materials they use. Bose deserves a lot more respect than a lot of you are giving it. 60% of the Bose users probably don't even know how to use a computer. But I know they have grown up knowing great audio systems.
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In the industry, "BOSE" is considered an acronym for "Buy Other Sound Equipment". So in that spirit, I have made it quite simple to shop for an outstanding home theater system using the same $1300 that Bose charges. Again, my opinion on the quote on quote "best speakers" cannot be relied on, nor can anyone else's. Since sound is a subjective quality, no one can answer that question but you. If in fact you are blessed with the inability to decifer Bose speakers from other premium brand speakers, then all the more power to you! I am not trying to promote or upsell you something fancier, nor am I here to play favorites. I'm merely suggesting superior alternatives to the Bose Acoustimass for the same price or less.
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This six-speaker unit costs $1299.99 USD MSRP. From dissecting it, I can tell you it costs $100, no more than $150 tops, to assemble. It performs similarly to a $500 Optimus-Radio Shack surround sound system and is very easily outperformed by a $350 Cambridge Soundworks system. For $1300, there are at least three dozen other configurations from companies such as KEF, PSB, NHT, Mission, Tannoy, Diva, Polk, B&W, Energy, Paradigm, M&K, Infinity, Mirage, Monitor, Jamo, Axiom, nOrh, Anthony Gallo, Dahlquist, Sound Dynamics, Acoustic Research, Phase Technology, Definitive Technology, Wharfdale, Boston Acoustics, and Klipsch that easily outperform all Bose speakers from the 151s to the 901. Bose equipment, even the flagship LifeStyle 50, resembles the sonic performance of the 11-year-old Aiwa minisystem in my garage. For $500, the Wave Radio is an overpriced alarm clock. If you're impressed by it, have a listen to a Henry Kloss radio for a fraction of the price! For $1000, the Bose 3-2-1 can not be described as anything less than a crime against sound reproduction. The message I want everyone to take from this lengthy review is that Bose, like Bang & Olufsen and Nakamichi, sell lifestyle and designer products whose prices are very heavily saturated by image and appeal. They are by no means, no means at all performance products. They have no cost-effectiveness, no bang-for-the-buck value, and draw no respect from any true audio enthusiests. If your goal is to appeal to and impress housewives, then this system gets the job done, but if your goal is high fidelity, high performance, high endurance, upgradeability, and fair market value pricing then I would very highly suggest you look elsewhere. I am by no means an elitist audiophile who touts golden ears about in gross snobbery. I am an audiophile in its purest and most basic form: one who is enthusiastic about high fidelity sound reproduction, which I think we all are to some degree. I've worked in hifi audio/video retail sales before (for two companies that offered Bose), worked on the manufaturing end, and have designed and personally installed home theaters for hundreds of clients of very diverse needs. I have no affiliation or financial ties to any competing speaker companies so I speak out of objectivity and out of a big-brotherly desire to inform those that don't already share my knowledge and experiences. Armed with this knowledge, you are now a more powerful consumer. So on that note, good luck and happy hunting!
The frequency range of a high quality home theater system should be 20Hz to 20,000Hz with less than + or - 3dB fluctuation in volume level and be able to output 105dB during loud peaks. DVDs and CDs are produced in mixing environments that match these specifications and THX uses these specifications for the certification of home theater equipment and environments. Bose Acoustimass speakers are only able to produce sound from 46Hz to 13.3kHz at + or - 10.5dB. Bose Acoustimass, Lifestyle, and 3-2-1 systems are not able to meet standard specifications expected by DVD sound producers.
Because of a frequency gap between the bass module and the cube speaker, Bose Acoustimass speakers lose all sound material from 200 to 280Hz, often the frequency range of a human voice. Because the bass module has frequencies as high as 200hz, a user is able to pick out the location of the bass module within a room. The Bose bass module is unable to reproduce frequency ranges below 46Hz while DVDs have bass down to 20hz.
The Bose Acoustimass cube speaker has a frequency range of 280Hz to 13.3kHz at + or - 10.5dB. Compare this to the 72Hz to 20kHz at + or - 3dB of the B&W DM303 bookshelf speaker. The removal of high frequency ranges will result in a loss of accuracy in DVD and CD material. The large 10dB fluctuation in frequency accuracy results in inaccurate sounds between 280Hz and 13kHz resulting in sound being louder or softer than the original recording.
The Bose Acoustimass bass module and cube speaker remove 1/4th of the sound originally presented by DVDs and CDs. The remaining 3/4ths is presented with a high degree of error, up to 10dB louder or softer than originally recorded.
Bose employs a direct / reflecting design that supposedly creates a larger sound stage by reflecting sound off of side walls. Movie theaters, recording studios, and professional home theater installations attempt to reduce or remove side wall reflections because they create sound where none was intended. Clap your hands in a movie theater and you will not hear the echo from the side walls. Bose's reflective design creates an inaccurate sound stage that was not originally intended with the source recording, and promotes the installation of a home theater in an unideal listening environment.
Bose Marketing, Why Does Bose Sound Good?
The engineering behind Bose speakers is designed to play to the sounds the human ear hears best. Through acoustical wizardry, Bose is able to create the illusion of accurate and full range sound. Bose cube-based speakers remove the advantages of proper sound editing by purposefully changing the sound of original source material.
This illusion of "rich sound" is fed by the physical size of the speakers as well. The hidden bass module helps produce low frequency sound while the listener only sees small speakers. This creates the "small speakers, big sound" response that Bose has built their company upon. This does not change the fact that Bose speakers are not accurately reproducing music or movie soundtracks.
The cost of Bose is another part of the illusion. By attaching a high price tag, Bose creates an exclusive mystique to their product. Many consumers who have not seen the full range of speaker selections consider Bose "high end". The high price of Bose products actually helps their marketing.
Through the use of high priced marketing, wide availability, and sales promotions, Bose has built a massive market for their speakers. While word of mouth among consumers is often favorable, many owners have negative feedback. The $1300 Bose Acoustimass 15 speaker package has received a rating of 2.54 out of 5 averaged from over three hundred consumer reviews from Audio Review. In comparison, the Ascend Acoustics CBM-170 loudspeaker received a rating of 4.97 out of 5 in fifty nine consumer reviews. A full Ascend Acoustics home theater speaker package costs $1308.
Bose does not publish frequency ranges, accuracy, distortion levels, or power output for the Lifestyle or Acoustimass systems in their instructions, brochures, or website. Bose sued Consumer Reports for faulty testing procedures for an unfavorable report.
Instead of describing compatibility with Dolby Digital 5.1 and DTS audio decoding standards, the Lifestyle system reports that it is "Digital 5.1 compatible". While higher priced Bose Lifestyle systems supposedly include native Dolby Digital 5.1 and DTS decoding, they do not discuss it on their website. Bose product descriptions for specifications and decoding compatibility do not follow the industry standard format used by hundreds of other audio manufacturers.
I once owned Bose equipment and after replacing it with quality speakers and components (which by the way cost less than a typical bose set-up) I can attest to what many hear already know and what is posted above. It was like having cotton removed from my ears when I replaced my BOSE speakers several years ago. As far as how you are treated at the BOSE store - for what they charge you compared to what it must cost them to make and the inferior sound quality you get - well they better kiss your ass and tell you it smells like roses while feeding you figs and fanning you with palm fronds.In the end it is your ears and your money - do what you want but don't piss on me and tell me it's raining. My

PS - ever wonder why in a store BOSE is off by itself. They will not allo there equipment to be displayed side by side with other vendors for a fair comparison. Also they have been known to sue publications that give them unfavorable reviews so no credible audio publication will even review them anymore.
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Have any of you that dislike the Bose brand ever done any research what so ever on the speakers you think you know so much about? I highly doubt any of you have delved deep into the mysterious world of bose. MAINLY because Bose rarely releases any type of information / tech specs! Bose has been the prime example of Sophistication in the sound industry since 1964 when Bose first started working on improving the lack of quality most speakers possessed. BOSE IS DEDICATED TO RESEARCH! A majority of all the profits go right back into research and development! Each Bose store you walk into is full of trustworthy individuals willing to give you a good reason to either buy the product or not. If the associates don't think the product will meet your needs, they are not going to try and convince you to buy it. (I KNOW BECAUSE I HAVE BEEN BUYING FROM THE SAME BOSE STORE SINCE 1996). I don't understand how some people can be so ignorant. Do research and actually buy the product before you bad mouth it. I know of countless people that have had their Bose products for more than 30 years. It is the most reliable product out there! And if by some rare chance you do have an issue with one of their products, they stand by it 100%. It is an amazing company that deserves a lot more respect than it is being given. Yeah its expensive, but it has earned the right to be expensive! Also it is due to the high quality materials they use. Bose deserves a lot more respect than a lot of you are giving it. 60% of the Bose users probably don't even know how to use a computer. But I know they have grown up knowing great audio systems.
Jeez! Have you EVER listened to a good sound system?!!? I actually own an Accoustimass 7.1 setup, and I'm really, really sorry I laid out that kind of money. It sounds okay, but like others have said, I could have gotten a REAL home theater set-up if I had taken a little more time to research. Plus I had to buy a sub-woofer to try and get some lows out of the system. And that bass module? You've got to be kidding me! Like I said, I had to purchase an additional sub-woofer. I do have some left-over 201s in the garage somewhere; I always liked the way they sounded. And no, Bose is not reliable and they will sell you anything whether it fits your needs or not. And who ever told you they use high-quality materials? That's almost a joke! Next time you're in a Bose store, ask them to show you the insides of one of their cube speakers.
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I've heard many Bose sound systems before, and they are by FAR the best speaker setups I've ever heard. Even their standard speakers can sound as good as a surround sound system.

What allows Bose speakers to sound so much better than regular speakers? What's so different about them that makes them so special?
you obviously have not heard any other speakers.
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Jeez! Have you EVER listened to a good sound system?!!? I actually own an Accoustimass 7.1 setup, and I'm really, really sorry I laid out that kind of money. It sounds okay, but like others have said, I could have gotten a REAL home theater set-up if I had taken a little more time to research. Plus I had to buy a sub-woofer to try and get some lows out of the system. And that bass module? You've got to be kidding me! Like I said, I had to purchase an additional sub-woofer. I do have some left-over 201s in the garage somewhere; I always liked the way they sounded. And no, Bose is not reliable and they will sell you anything whether it fits your needs or not. And who ever told you they use high-quality materials? That's almost a joke! Next time you're in a Bose store, ask them to show you the insides of one of their cube speakers.
Tell you what, lets get together and compare your bose to my 13 yr old Polks. You have been "talked into" false claims. Read the post above carefully! You are missing, a lot of sonic information. When I lower my mids on my EQ, of course it will sound good. But, you are missing more than half the frequency's that are actually there. There is an old phrase," You really don't know what your missing" and it's true. I can't add any more than the PO did on his very consise, well thought out, and backed up by facts.
Can you please tell us the Freq. response of your Bose? or the sensitivity? MY Polks are like 90 for sen. and response is 18-to 20,000 hz. Humans can hear 20 to 20,000. Most systems are le4ss bass as it's hard to move air effectivly without costly equipment.
You will not be able to respond as Bose will not tell you! Why? because it sucks! (See above as he has determined what it is.) You are the one here who has been taken. PT Barnum, "A sucker is born every minute" "And, there are many who observe this fact". Example: Go to the market, observe, don't shop/ Watch women turn thier backs on the purse in the cart. It all depends on where you place your attention! Thieves are looking for this. I have caught many shoplifters. NOt a cop, but I have the ability to think like they do. I missed my calling and should be selling this crap, along with cambridge and RS. Hey, it's your ears! Your cash, and one thing more, I bet I can listen for hours on end and you get listener fatigue within 2 hours. BY the time an avg movie is over, you will have ear and head pain, striving to listen to what is missing.
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Tell you what, lets get together and compare your bose to my 13 yr old Polks. You have been "talked into" false claims. Read the post above carefully! You are missing, a lot of sonic information. When I lower my mids on my EQ, of course it will sound good. But, you are missing more than half the frequency's that are actually there. There is an old phrase," You really don't know what your missing" and it's true. I can't add any more than the PO did on his very consise, well thought out, and backed up by facts.
Can you please tell us the Freq. response of your Bose? or the sensitivity? MY Polks are like 90 for sen. and response is 18-to 20,000 hz. Humans can hear 20 to 20,000. Most systems are le4ss bass as it's hard to move air effectivly without costly equipment.
You will not be able to respond as Bose will not tell you! Why? because it sucks! (See above as he has determined what it is.) You are the one here who has been taken. PT Barnum, "A sucker is born every minute" "And, there are many who observe this fact". Example: Go to the market, observe, don't shop/ Watch women turn thier backs on the purse in the cart. It all depends on where you place your attention! Thieves are looking for this. I have caught many shoplifters. NOt a cop, but I have the ability to think like they do. I missed my calling and should be selling this crap, along with cambridge and RS. Hey, it's your ears! Your cash, and one thing more, I bet I can listen for hours on end and you get listener fatigue within 2 hours. BY the time an avg movie is over, you will have ear and head pain, striving to listen to what is missing.
You should probably go back and re-read his post...he wasn't exactly toting BOSE equipment as good
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I have heard a lot of nicer rigs, yes. I am not some audio dork with 5000 posts. I feel strong enough to create an account here to simply say that at least with Bose you will know you are getting into a certain level of quality that will give you nice, rich, and full sound. I have the 301's running in conjunction with the 5.1 acoustimas supplemented with a Yamaha sub. It is 20 some years old. I never for once felt ripped off.

I am proud to own this fantastic sounding setup. I have heard the expensive b&w or the 6000 dollar klipsch. They are nice. It is a matter of opinion but if Bose don't offer true sound I for one still like what I hear.

If I was to go out and buy a new rig for my main home theater it would not be Bose as I do agree with many of the posts here. I am however a little upset to read comments equating Bose to radioshack crap. Lets at least admit Bose fills a special niche market. I would for example get a 1000 dollar cinamate Bose for a little secondary system like my basement TV. I could go cheaper but not with the simplicity and overall quality Bose possesses.

Another example. My wife kept on having issue with finding quality Bluetooth headsets. I know I could have maybe found a cheaper headset but I knew dropping 150 on Bose would ensure that my wife would be happy. She is very happy (she has no idea how much they cost though).

To me, the name speaks quality. Rip if you will people but knock it off on the idea the are only dollar store quality.


Enjoy ripping on my post. This is not really for the 5000 posters but more for those that want to know what a current Bose owner thinks. I don't think Bose is the best and I don't think it is a rip off.


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I have heard a lot of nicer rigs, yes. I am not some audio dork with 5000 posts. I feel strong enough to create an account here to simply say that at least with Bose you will know you are getting into a certain level of qualityINFERIOR quality by audiophile standards- hell by even joe 6 pack standards that will give you nice, rich, and full soundseeing how the 'cube' speakers BOSE sells are INCAPABLE of producing much of the audio spectrum I would say that statement is totally FALSE. I have the 301's running in conjunction with the 5.1 acoustimas supplemented with a Yamaha sub. It is 20 some years old. I never for once felt ripped off.
Few people ever do (or want to admit it) but at the end of the day YOU BEING HAPPY WITH YOUR PURCHASE IS WHAT MATTERS
I am proud to own this fantastic sounding setup. I have heard the expensive b&w or the 6000 dollar klipsch. They are nice. It is a matter of opinion but if Bose don't offer true sound I for one still like what I hear.

If I was to go out and buy a new rig for my main home theater it would not be Bose as I do agree with many of the posts here. I am however a little upset to read comments equating Bose to radioshack crap.Me too - you shouldn't insult Radio Shack like that Lets at least admit Bose fills a special niche market.True- BOSE, like Bang and Olufson or Nakamichi sells a 'lifestyle image' and has high Wife Acceptance Factor(WAF) I would for example get a 1000 dollar cinamate Bose for a little secondary system like my basement TV. I could go cheaper but not with the simplicity and overall quality Bose possesses.
You are 100% correct there BOSE is simple
Another example. My wife kept on having issue with finding quality Bluetooth headsets. I know I could have maybe found a cheaper headset but I knew dropping 150 on Bose would ensure that my wife would be happy. But with a minimum amount of research you could have gotten better quality ones for half the price if not less She is very happy That is what matters most(she has no idea how much they cost though).

To me, the name speaks quality. Rip if you will people but knock it off on the idea the are only dollar store quality. And that is the crux of it BOSE is essentially a modern day incarnation of 'The Emporer Wears No Clothes they have convinced the masses that they give high quality sound (much of which is achieved by charging a premium price that makes people think they must be worth it. BOSE have had their materials analyzed - they are using paper where others are using Kevlar, silk, molyebdium and a host of other high tech sonically neitral and durable materials, they CAN NOT reproduce an accewptable frequency range (one of the reasons they REFUSE to list or publish their specs or acoustic performance, and they rely on trickery by overemphasizing certain tones that the human ear is sensitive to thereby giving the illusion of rich full sound when in fact it is a distorted (known as colored), inaccurate mess


Enjoy ripping on my post. This is not really for the 5000 posters but more for those that want to know what a current Bose owner thinks. I don't think Bose is the best and I don't think it is a rip off. That is your opinion and therefore can't really be wrong but it is not mired or based on fact so......


Have at me you Bose haters....there is a reason BOSE garners this hate - they pass themselves off as something they are not and a lot of people are fooled or unwittingly duped



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If BOSE priced their speakers comparable to others who perform (measurables) at the same level nobody would speak twice but they preted to be something they are not and take a large chunk of change in the process from unknowing consumers.

If for the same price you can get higher quality, more accurate speakers and deal with more honest, reputable companies with better integrity then why wouldn't you?
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I suggest any who seek bose just ask a few questions: 1. What is the freq. response? 2. What is the sensitivity? 3. What is the power rating, and impedence? Bose will NOT anawer, why? See post 34 above where it is expalined in detail.
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Loves2watch said it best:
"The engineering behind Bose speakers is designed to play to the sounds the human ear hears best."
Technically accurate or not, Bose speakers sound damn good to most people in an audio showroom!
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Loves2watch said it best:
"The engineering behind Bose speakers is designed to play to the sounds the human ear hears best."
Technically accurate or not, Bose speakers sound damn good to most people in an audio showroom!
My $.02
I would argue in the fact that BOSE WILL NOT allow any distributor to have them side by side or on display amongst other speakers - in other words they refuse to allow their speakers to be judged next to other brands in an A-->B comparison. Why do you think this is? Because when presented with something that is acoustically/sonically accurate the shortcomings show through.

If the only tacos you have ever had are from taco bell and you really like them you might be inclined to say that taco bell has the best tacos but if you had a bunch of tacos in front of you from many fine restaurants to sample side by side you may find out that taco bell tacos aren't the greatest like you had thought - same kind of thing with BOSE.

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Loves2watch said it best:
"The engineering behind Bose speakers is designed to play to the sounds the human ear hears best."
Technically accurate or not, Bose speakers sound damn good to most people in an audio showroom!
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Good accurate statement! Most/Showroom, that, my friend says it all! Those who like bose are far and few between, usually educated people with absolutley no common sense! It's not a tech. issue, it's what our ears are capable of (20hz to 20,000) and if a system can not achive that, then you will experience "listener Fatigue" because your ears are straining to hear what your brain knows is there, yet is missing! Once again, I can listen for hours on end, at high volumes, and with bose, you cannot without getting a headache.
It's all in how it was marketed to you, evidently it worked on you also. They tell you it sounds good and you belive it!
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Okay- with all that being said, it comes down to this final statement, which sometimes people forget: "All that matters is that it sounds good to you!"
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Are Bose Speakers worth the money??? teddysjam Speakers & Surround Sound 98 09-09-2012 09:58 AM
Should I get Bose Acoustimass 10 series IV? mikenogo Speakers & Surround Sound 14 03-21-2012 03:23 AM
Ok, so I bought a Bose Lifestyle v30... :( jimmydreams High Definition Receivers, Recorders, Players, Tivos 42 09-13-2010 04:06 PM
Why should people stay away from bose? ricrob12 Speakers & Surround Sound 57 06-26-2008 07:09 AM
Do I need a DVD player with HD upconverter? prodwel1 Flat-Panel TVs 23 09-24-2007 07:32 PM
Newbie question....pairing Bose 301 with Acoustimass 3 endrezults Speakers & Surround Sound 21 12-21-2006 02:52 PM
Why Do We Bother with 1080p TV'S??? mrjetskey Rear-Projection TVs 22 04-03-2005 10:29 PM


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