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Boss 506CA

Boss 506CA
alaAverage 4.3

10 reviews

Nov, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews of Boss 506CA. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Car CD/MP3 Players for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 85/100.

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Consumer review by: ramcrazy (

BOSS AUDIO In-Dash CD Receiver Model 506CA


if I will buy another indash, it will be one with presets.. not rotary knobs..

Looks good and sounds good

the rotary knob- I can't pick up stations very well.. hard to get the station exact

Apr, 2008

Consumer review by: madarnell (

Boss Audio 506CA In-Dash CD Receiver w/Detachable Face


The BD-2 Blues Driver is a one of the tools that can definitely help you get there.Boss BD2 Blues Driver can drive your blues away!Pros:Build great, smooth tone...classic over drive type sounds.Cons:None

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: arttest (

Boss Audio 506CA In-Dash CD Receiver w/Detachable Face


Awesome unit, I use it live with my band and at home practicing, it pretty much fulfill all my needs.Boss in it´s best cost-benefit unitPros:-Easy access -Easy to use -Good cost-benefit -Made of sturdy metalCons:-AC adaptor sold separately -Pedals...

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: lllopez (

Boss Audio 506CA In-Dash CD Receiver w/Detachable Face


The Boss BD2 Blues Driver is a pedal that should deliver classic tones to your setup, no matter what type of music you play.BD2 Blues Driver PedalOn the Edge of Something Fuzzy!Pros:Clean Overdrive to Creamy, Compressed SustainCons:No True Bypass

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: jefhatfield (

Boss Audio 506CA In-Dash CD Receiver w/Detachable Face


A pedal that a very specific amplifier aficionado would be proud to use but not recommended as a distortion box for most players though I would use it.An extremely versatile gain box for the vintage minded guitaristPros:This is the bomb if a true,...

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by: buffoonery (

Boss Audio 506CA In-Dash CD Receiver w/Detachable Face


The Boss GT-10B is an excellent purchase for serious performing and recording musicians. It's a bit much for the casual player, but it delivers the sounds.The BOSS GT-10B is a Powerful Effects Box for the Professional BassistPros:This is a very...

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: homeallday (

Boss Audio 506CA In-Dash CD Receiver w/Detachable Face


For the quality of sounds, portability, ease of use, & Cakewalk bundle, the ME-25 is a great deal. Its fun & useful for all levels of players.Excellent Value, Great Sounds, Fun with NO Regrets!Pros:Low Cost, Compact, Tough, Sound Quality, USB,...

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: sfharper (

Boss Audio 506CA In-Dash CD Receiver w/Detachable Face


Buy these and save yourself earphone irritation and silence the noise wars in your house.JVC Wireless Headphone Provides Household PeacePros:Ease of movement and quieting sound for others.Cons:Size and bulk can clutter counter.

Jan, 2008

Consumer review by: Doug (



For under 50 bux..not too bad. I also installed this myself, to replace a much lesser factory radio. I was a bit worried this wouldn't produce the volume to fill the whole car..being a mere 40x4..but was happily surprised when it did, with a couple...

Consumer review by: (

Boss 506CA Car Audio Player


I bought this product to use the Aux input, which works great. It was easy to install and the wires are well tagged. it is easy to use. The tunning knob is ok; it doesn't turn easly and there is no fine tunning. The radio doesn't have automatic scan.

Product Specifications

BOSS Audio Systems is a full line manufacturer of mobile electronics equipment. The company is focused on developing the best price/performance ratios in CD and cassette receivers, power amplifiers, loudspeakers, and signal processors. Cosmetic design is a top priority and BOSS is recognized as a trendsetter in the car audio industry. BOSS Audio Systems also has high performance installation accessories such as RCA interconnects, power cable, speaker wire, power distribution devices, and amplifier installation kits. PRODUCT FEATURES: ISO DIN mounting; Detachable front panel; Active black mask display; Front panel auxiliary input; Compatible with audio output of iPod and other MP3 players; Quartz digital clock; CD mute function; Track repeat; Intro scan; 1 Bit D/A converter; 8X oversampling; CD-R/CD-RW compatible; Preset EQ response curves; Separate bass and treble; Balance and fader controls; RCA outputs; Loudness; Stereo/mono and local/distance switches.


Max Output Power / Channel Qty:40 Watts x 4

Audio System

Car Audio Type:Radio / CD player
Enclosure Type:Full-DIN
Faceplate Type:Detachable
Form Factor:In-dash unit
Sound Output Mode:Stereo

CD System

Media Load Type:Slot-load
Playback Modes:Intro scan / One track repeat / Random play / shuffle
Type:CD player

Dimensions & Weight



Equalizer: Yes


Manufacturer:Boss Audio Systems
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:BOSS


Tuner Bands:AM/FM
Type:Radio tuner