Bose SoundLink represents perfectly a saying that size really doesn’t matter. Those who want to experience remarkable bass sounds will be surprised with the very accurate low frequency response provided by such little box, thanks to the great adoption of the Bose’s proprietary Waveguide technology. What makes this music streaming box so practical is the fact that you don’t have to be near your computer to be able to listen to the music on your play list. The rechargeable lithium-ion battery availability makes it practical to move it from one room to another so you can enjoy the music for up to three hours at full volume. You don’t have to deal with cables or wires and the long-range wireless link can work through walls and floors. With the dongle and receiver which equipped with wireless technology, you can move and put the Bose SoundLink to various locations in your home for more than 18 meters away from the computer.
Now the inadequacy of your computer’s speaker will not become and obstacle to enjoy your favorite music anywhere you want. Bose SoundLink will keep things simple with the USB key availability which can be connected into your PC or Apple Mac before you synchronize it with your iTunes, Pandora, or any other internet radio to stream your favorite music’s play list. You can have some online music streaming services set-up on your PC and make it all possible. If you want to be connected to a separate audio source via a mini-jack, you can rely on the rear-mounted auxiliary input. Besides supplied with touch sensitive volume buttons on the unit, this one-piece portable speaker system can also be controlled with an infrared remote control. It allows you to operate the power, volume and sending transport control commands such as skipping tracks from distance.
However, some reviewers complaining its monophonic sound quality and limited function remote. Some people with discerning ear will be able to hear the defects on the sound, while the remote control doesn’t allow you to go back to the beginning of the current song with only next and previous choice. The predetermined play list will also makes you have to go back to your computer and add new song manually if you want to hear new song which not included in your play list. After all, Bose SoundLink is easy to install and practical plug and play drivers with surprising volume range.