The wireless sound systems are a growing trend. The idea is to create our own music custom, without using a single cable and control it all from our smartphone or tablet. The Bose SoundTouch is composed of various types of speakers that adapt to the rooms of the House. The Bose SoundTouch 30 WiFi is the largest model and focuses on large spaces where you want maximum performance. It follows the Bose SoundTouch 20 WiFi, a slightly more compact model whose sound will fill virtually any room. Then there is the Bose Portable SoundTouch, with lithium battery so we can move it to any part of the house or take it with us.
The speakers of Bose SoundTouch work through the local WiFi network, we have at home, so who connect to our other devices like computers, tablets or smartphones and all without having to use cables together with the freedom involved. All models in the series are compatible with SoundTouch application, which allows us to configure playlists, Internet radio or music services built using the letter as iHeartRadio or Deezer. The application is installed on a smartphone, tablet or computer and allows you to select what will sound at each one of the rooms where we have a Bose SoundTouch unit. They are also compatible with the function AirPlay which is integrated with all devices of Apple.
One of the most interesting aspects of this series is that each speaker has a series of buttons at the top that let you turn six presets that are configured from the application. This way you can choose the music faster without having to go looking for that playlist that we like, just by clicking a button we played. Each preset can hold a playlist or different radio station. The sources of playback are many, from online music services to our own local library to it on your computer or tablet.
Furthermore, in this series, we find the Bose Wave SoundTouch. It is a very versatile device that functions as a WiFi wireless speaker, radio tuner, CD player and even alarm. The Bose Lifestyle series HomeCinema is also compatible with all Bose SoundTouch ranges via a special adapter and also talk about the Bose remote Controller, where we can choose presets and control playback without having to get up from the chair. We analyzed the details of the devices in the series Bose SoundTouch.
Bose SoundTouch 30 WiFi
As mentioned, the Bose SoundTouch 30 WiFi is the most powerful of the range equipment. It is a large loudspeaker, designed to be installed in very large rooms or even to remove the garden occasionally. The device is connected to power and communicate with our smartphone, tablet or computer via WiFi, so all devices must be connected to the same wireless network. Setup is simple and the SounTouch application can choose which sound at all times.
The Bose SoundTouch 30 WiFi has a port Ethernet connection USB input and auxiliary. It also includes an infrared remote control and supports formats MP3, WMA and AAC. It is larger speaker in the series, with a weight that comfortably exceeds eight kilos.
Bose SoundTouch 20 WiFi
The next model in the series is the Bose SoundTouch 20 WiFi, which has a size a bit tighter, but its power is enough to fill very large rooms. Its speakers reproduce very clear mids and highs for crisp, clear sound even at higher volumes. The Bose SoundTouch 20 WiFi has the same connectors as low as its brother, but in a more compact and lightweight chassis that is 3.2 Kilos, less than half. Similarly to the rest of the range, takes the physical buttons on the top and an OLED display on the front.
If you want a powerful and handy speaker to comfortably move around the house, the Bose Portable SoundTouch is the product you are looking for. The device is much more compact and weighs 1.45 Kg, but still offers excellent power and sound quality. The Bose Portable SoundTouch has the same connections and supports the same audio formats, but has the difference that integrates a lithium-ion battery so you can move from room to room without the hassle of cables.
Bose Wave SoundTouch
We continue with the Bose Wave SoundTouch, a device that goes beyond the streaming playback via WiFi. This equipment provides the same connections and possibilities SoundTouch Bose speakers, but complete with a CD player integrated FM / AM radio function and alarm.
The Bose Wave SoundTouch lets you set two separate alarms and is perfect to take its place on the nightstand. You can choose to wake us up to the radio or a CD to turn it off and just touch the top. Also store six stations on AM radio and six FM radio. Their speaker grille design is simple and sleek and is available in light gray, dark gray and white to combine with our furniture.
Bose also has a very wide range of HomeCinema of LifeStyle series, in which you can find options with five or two speakers. entire system is consistent with the Bose SoundTouch using an optional adapter so that, besides offering a sound height to watch movies or series, also allows you to listen to music from online services or our own music library.
Last but not least, Bose also has a remote control that will allow us to control all these devices without having to move the couch. Every tested speaker has its own remote control, but they are universal type infrared, which means that the signal will not come if we went out of the room. The Bose Controller works by Bluetooth and has a range of over 20 meters, and can control all SoundTouch speaker of the house from the same control. The Bose Controller has a very attractive round design with six buttons to select presets and OLED screen in the center.