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Bose Lifestyle V25

Bose Lifestyle V25
alaScore 85

92 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 92 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the size. The design also gets good feedback. There are some mixed opinions about the reliability. There are some less positive views about the price.

usability, design, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Bose Lifestyle V25 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 92 reviews)

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Consumer review by: review summary for Bose Lifestyle V25


alaTest has collected and analyzed 40 user reviews of Bose Lifestyle V25 from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Home Theater Systems on

usability, design, size


90% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Bose® Lifestyle® V25 Home Theater System

Consumer review by:

Nice system, not perfect but nice.


It needed a factory download to keep it from turning itself off every 15 minutes. After that fix it works well. This was a warranty exchange for an earlier Bose system. It doesn\'t seem to have the power of the previous system it replaced.

Attractive Design","Easy To Set Up","Great Sound","It Was Inexpensive

Needed A Download","Not Very Powerful

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Great interface to the iPhone


A great Bose\/iPhone connection. The sound is awesome. The setup is easy. I reserve one star for the limited connections (i.e. no video out).

Great Interface","Great Sound

Limited connections


Consumer review by:

Great interface to the iPhone


A great Bose/iPhone connection. The sound is awesome. The setup is easy. I reserve one star for the limited connections (i.e. no video out).

Great Interface","Great Sound

Limited connections

Consumer review by:

The Sound Quality is unsurpassed!


The sound quality is excellent. I was able to connect my tv, DVD, and cable box with minimal effort. The receiver does a speaker test to make sure you can receive the best quality sound from each location of the speakers. The iPod/iphone port is a...

The remote can work all components with ease, except for my tv

The receiver cannot recognize my tv

Consumer review by:

Greatest sounding system


So I had a lil extra money and decided to splurge on this system. my current system was alright but I have always wanted Bose. setting up was really easy. The first thing I watched on it was Thursday night football and it was awesome. it really does...

Easy to set up and sounds amazing

nothing yet

Consumer review by:

Great home theater system


The good: The sound is good but you can get the same sound quality from something that is cheaper. What you don't get with other systems is the ease of use and expandability options that Bose offers. Their user interface is great and the ability to...

Ease of use and good theater sound

Dated technology and expensive

Consumer review by:

Great system


I love my new bose system, the sound is so clear and have no trouble following the dialogue in movies tv etc. the bass is good but not overbearing but I would highly recommend if you want to have true home theater sound.This product has... Easy to use...

Crisp clear sound

People's expectations, the sound is amazing and totally worth every penny

Consumer review by:



Perfect and compact system. Very well priced and excellent output. My boys love the surround. Perfect for small house.This product has... Easy to use controlsAbout me... Avid movie watcher

great sound system


Consumer review by:

freaking phenominal


their is nothing i could say that listening to this system could not say for itselfThis product has... Easy to use controls, Good connection options, Great DVD upconversionAbout me... Avid movie watcher

sounds great

price could be a little less

Consumer review by:

Sound is great!


We love the sound with action movies and shows. It adds so much to our enjoyment.About me... Avid movie watcher

Feels like the action is in the room with you

the connection between the tv and systems comes loose

Product Specifications


AirPlay:No / Yes
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
DLNA certified: No
Internet Radio: No
Number of Output Channels:2 (Stereo)
PC Streaming: No
Web Content Access: No


Ethernet: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI:No / Yes
iPod Control:Direct Control / No
PMP Docking: No
USB Interface:No / Yes
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

1080p Upscaling: No
3D: No
CD Player / Recorder: No
DVD Player / Recorder: No
Home Theatre System (Digital Dolby and DVD Player): No
Loudspeakers: Yes
Network Music System: No
Sound Projector: No


Wireless Speakers: No


Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: No
HD-DVD Playback: No
MP3 Playback: No


Blu-ray Recording: No


Dolby / DTS:Dolby Digital + DTS / No