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Bose Companion 5

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1548 reviews of Bose Companion 5. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Computer Speakers for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and size. The design and usability also get good feedback, but opinions are divided on the price.

usability, design, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Computer Speakers the Bose Companion 5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Bose Companion 5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of Bose Companion 5 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Computer Speakers on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the design. The size also gets good reviews, whereas many are negative about the price.

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89% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Bose® Companion® 5 Multimedia Speaker SystemBose® Companion® 5 Multimedia Speaker System

Apr, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Bose Companion 5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 757 user reviews of Bose Companion 5 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Computer Speakers on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the reliability and size. The design and usability also get good views, but reviews are divided on the price.

usability, design, size, reliability

81% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Bose Companion 5 multimedia speaker system - Graphite/SilverBose Companion 5 multimedia speaker system - Graphite/Silver

Apr, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Bose Companion 5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 user reviews of Bose Companion 5 from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Computer Speakers on Amazon.ca. Reviews about the usability and reliability are on the whole positive. The design and size are also mentioned favorably, but many are negative about the price.

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93% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Bose Companion 5 Multimedia Speaker System - Graphite/SilverBose Companion 5 Multimedia Speaker System - Graphite/Silver

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : Jan Birkeland (pcworld.co.nz)

Bose Companion 5

 

Bose is not a brand you traditionally associate with computers, but the high-end hi-fi specialist is now targeting PC users who want an aesthetically pleasing product that offers superior sound quality. The Companion 5 is a 2.1-channel speaker setup,...

Connection to the PC is made via a USB cable, meaning that the few enthusiasts with designated sound cards might struggle to get full use of the system. There is also an analogue connection for use with external devices. The control pod does not have a...

Jan, 2008

Product Specifications

Audio

Recommended usage:PC

Header

Manufacturer:Bose
Model:5
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Bose Companion

Loudspeakers

Audio output channels:2.1

Other features

Audio output channels:2.1
Compatibility:PC\nCD/MP3 player
Speakers:2
USB required: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:501
Package height:267
Package weight:12.3
Package width:386

Performance

Magnetically shielded: Yes
Plug and Play: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

Power Source:AC

Remote Control

Type:Remote control

Satellite speakers

Number of satellite speakers:2

Speaker System

Amplification Type:Active
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Speaker System Configuration:2.1-channel
Speaker System Type:PC multimedia speaker system

Technical Details

Colour of product:Grey
Magnetically shielded: Yes
Package depth:50.1
Package height:26.7
Package weight:12.3
Package width:38.6
Remote control type:Wired
Remotely operated: Yes
USB required: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):147 x 97 x 225
Satellite speaker weight:900
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):173 x 425 x 218
Subwoofer weight:6.99