Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Bose Soundtouch Portable

Bose Soundtouch Portable
alaScore 89

158 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 158 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Bose Soundtouch Portable is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 158 reviews)

User Reviews  

Showing 1 - 10 of 16 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (2)

Consumer review by:

great sounding portable music player


Great portable music product. Perfect for listening to music in the kitchen, bathroom, patio, and anywhere u prefer. Only gripe is poor battery life.


battery life

Consumer review by:

Awesome sound!


It's awesome with great sound quality and even better because you can listen to streaming songs.

Portable with great sound

Consumer review by:

Great sound quality even for a wireless portable


Bought for son and he takes it everywhere He had a few issues during initial set up, but he figured them out after "reading the instructions"

Sound and very light weight


Consumer review by:

Outstanding gift for the music lover!


I bought this for my sibling as a birthday present and added a Pandora membership for non-stop streaming of playlists. Super easy software installation (note - initial setup must be on a desktop computer, not your iPad). Amazing range and control from...

Quality of sound

Consumer review by:

Great sound


Love it. Waited long time before i bought it. Was hard to.find store that had it. The only drawback is it relies primarily on using apple products.

Quality of sound

Works primarily with apple products

Consumer review by:

Bose worked out some bugs...


I bought a Bose SoundLink II and it was terrific. So, I bought a Sound Touch Portable the week they came out. The unit sounds great, almost as good as the SoundLink. It completely fills the back yard pool area with sound. And being able to control...

Great sound, streams all of my music from my windows media player

Lost the wi-fi network often (Bose corrected this problem)

Consumer review by:

Great WiFi Sound System


I began to take interest in the Bose SoundTouch products to find a replacement for my other WiFi music system. As a Bose fan, I was please to see that Bose now offers WiFi music systems. The SoundTouch portable works great when I am on the road. I can...

Awesome Sound

Consumer review by:

Intermittent power loss


This is a very portable and neat unit. It has medium large sound. Very functional with wireless network. I had an intermittent problem where I could not turn it on, or it would not charge correctly. I am not sure which was really the problem. It was...

good sound

intermittent power problem

Consumer review by:

Great sound quality, unreliable software.


The sound quality is excellent like all other Bose products. It plays music from my itunes playlist from my laptop and ipad without any issues. The software is easy to use and the interface is very easy to navigate. The one negative I have is that it...

Easy set up, great sound quality

Pandora/radio unreliable. You have to reboot your home modem and quit the soundtouch music server to get it to work

Consumer review by:

Good speaker for your house


I got this product about 2 weeks ago, and I've been using it everyday since. What's great about this product is its sound quality. For a small, portable speaker, it does an excellent job in sound quality. It is also very easy to set up, just connect it...

Good sound quality, easy to set up, and slick design

Does't support bluetooth and a bit pricey