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Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III 

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Meet the speaker that brings your music and friends together-with a style that's all your own. The SoundLink Bluetooth speaker III is the best-perfor...Click To Read More About This Product

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OVERVIEW

Share your music and show your style.

Meet the speaker that brings your music and friends together-with a style that's all your own. The SoundLink Bluetooth speaker III is the best-performing mobile Bluetooth speaker offered by BOSE. It plays louder and longer than its popular predecessor, with advanced Bose technologies that reproduce the fullness, clarity and depth of your music. And a colorful assortment of optional covers let you personalize your speaker.


Pair and play
This compact speaker pairs easily with your smartphone, iPad or other Bluetooth device. It has a range of about 30 feet, so you can enjoy the sound you want without wires. Simply press and hold the Bluetooth button on the speaker's top panel, and then choose the SoundLink Mobile speaker III from your device. The speaker remembers the most recent six devices you've used, so reconnecting is even simpler.


Powerful performance
It's no secret: your music is the foundation for a good time. And this speaker delivers. Four drivers and two passive radiators provide full-spectrum audio and clarity at any listening level. Plus, you'll hear incomparable bass performance not found in other mobile speakers. And improvements in digital signal processing let you share your music louder than the previous versions.


Form and function
Sure, the sound draws a crowd. But this speaker also has a sleek look you'll appreciate. Curved edges and a thin profile make a bold statement. The speaker easily slips right into a bag or backpack. The silicone button panel protects it from dirt and dust, while a wraparound metal grille adds to its durability and resists fingerprints.

FEATURES
  • BOSE's best-performing Bluetooth speaker
  • Play music with fullness, depth and clarity
  • Wireless connection to your smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth device
  • Up to 14 hours of music from rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Aux input enables audio connections from other sources
  • USB port for software updates
  • Compact power adapter folds flat to fit easily in a bag, ideal for extended trips

Fill any room with BOSE sound, order the SoundLink III today!

SPECIFICATIONS

SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III

  • Dimensions
    System
    Height: 5.18 in (13.15 cm)
    Width: 10.08 in (25.6 cm)
    Depth: 1.89 in (4.8 cm)
    Weight: 3.03 lbs (1.37 kg)

    Wall charger
    Height: 3.81 in (9.68 cm)
    Width: 1.87 in (4.75 cm)
    Depth: 1.12 in (2.84 cm)
    Cord: 54 in (137 cm)

    Inputs/outputs
    Aux input
    Micro-USB port

    Additional details
    Wireless range up to 30 ft
    Battery life up to 14 hours

    Included items
    SoundLink Bluetooth speaker III
    Wall charger
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BoseSoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III
 
4.3

(based on 149 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (102)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (6)

50%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to set up (3)

Cons

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great Sound For Its Size

I purchased this unit to replace tinny sounding wireless speakers that either produced distorted bass or some sound frequencies appears to have been omitted. As soon as I turned the unit on, on thing...Read complete review

I purchased this unit to replace tinny sounding wireless speakers that either produced distorted bass or some sound frequencies appears to have been omitted. As soon as I turned the unit on, on thing definitely stood out - the sound produced has depth, I can only describe it as a kind of 3D for sound. It plays all audible sound frequencies very well across the board, with a good tone balance realistic to an original recording. This is what sets Bose apart from the rest, it is meant for one to hear the music as a whole, but if pure bass is what you want, this isn't for you, although not window vibrating, it can play pure bass sound for a small area. The reason for 4/5 stars is the fact that the bass tone of the unit does change depending on how it's placed, something I expected all Bose products to have resolved. But even with the tone loss, it's still minimal for those who like to hear the full range of music. Want a kick to the bass sound? Situate the unit close but not against a wall, not in an enclosure. You'd be surprised what a small wireless Bose speaker can do! Overall, this is a great sounding unit, I'm looking with interest to see how Bose improves sound with a limited amount of space within the unit.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

A Little Disappointed...

Actually, extremely disappointed... I've been purchasing Bose products for years. I have two sets of computer speakers, a Surround sound system for my bedroom, a set of QC in-ear headphones. Just...Read complete review

Actually, extremely disappointed... I've been purchasing Bose products for years. I have two sets of computer speakers, a Surround sound system for my bedroom, a set of QC in-ear headphones. Just a month over one year ago I purchased a Bose Soundlink II, and aboaultely fell in love with it! It sounded perfect, produced such a magnificent sound (with a powerful bass), rattled my walls, all from that relatively small box. This used to be my favorite Bose purchase ever. Now, after one year the battery lasts an upsetting 5-6 hours, takes FOREVER to charge, and sounds maybe half as loud as It did when I purchased it. I call Customer Support, who's always been excellent in the past, to be simply told 'there's nothing we can do because it's a problem not in my database.' Which is concerning me even more, Bose, the company who boasts so highly of the 'research' to 'improve sound quality' doesn't care about an issue that causes the sound to literally sound half as good as it did when I brought the product, amazes me.. I litterallyused to brag about the products, the customer service. I'm not joking, this is the ONLY company I brag about. (I HATE Verizon, Apple, Comcast...)

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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
3.0

Extra ordinary rather than extraordinary.

By keithsosa

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

Overall, this speaker just didn't quite live up to the hype. There are no signifigant problems with the speaker. In fact, it worked rather well, and with good sound quality. The problem I have with the speaker is it is just too ordinary. There is nothing that distinguishes this from it's other price range competitors, and although it's not a bad speaker, I know it's not the best Bose can do. I hope that the following model has some outstanding new features so that I can be much more satisfied with my purchase.

(64 of 64 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Best speaker EVER

By og0704

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

I bought this speaker a day ago and I've already used it for countless hours it's great for outdoors rooms and party's wherever the speaker is it's always a party... best purchase I've ever made

(7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Amazing sound

By Soumalya

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

First thing is this little box produces excellent deep, rich, full and clear sound. Battery is good. One thing is, a mobile app controller would make it complete. Overall, worth every penny.

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Worth every penny.

By Abhi

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

I am in love with it.i am planning to setup multi room home Bose speakers.

 
2.0

Disappointed

By Fabjet

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

The sound is good but the battery is shameless. It dies after 1.5 h at 60-70% volume. On top of that even if you plug it after the battery dies you need to turn it off so the battery can recharge. You don't have the possibility to plug it and keep enjoying the music. It is a real drag during a party!!! My purchase was a mistake it is useless, it now sits on a corner and i don't use it anymore. On top of that the WIFI connection with an Apple MacBook is problematic. Not happy.

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Great sound quality

By Dheeru

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

Good bass, quality, volume, connectivity, AUX availability, etc..

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Best in class Sound

By RN

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

Other than the obvious top quality clear sound the best feature was an incredible bass even at low volumes.

(72 of 73 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Love the sound

By Adismith13

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

Bought this recently over soundlink mini 2..im glad... The music sounds just incredible in this.

(31 of 31 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Amazing speaker

By Nilo

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

I received this on my birthday with the blue cover and now I carry it every day! I like the sound quality it offers and how easy is the bluetooth connection with the mobile or the laptop . I'm really happy and satisfied with my SLIII. Greetings from Lima, Peru.

(66 of 66 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Love, love, love!!!

By SusanP

from Undisclosed

Comments about Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III:

I just received it today. All it took was to get it out of the box, plug into the outlet, and pair with my phone. Within less than 30 seconds, I was able to start enjoying my music full blast. The sound quality is crisp yet very substantial. Wish I didn't wait that long!

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