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Bose Soundtouch 520

alaTest has collected and analyzed 46 reviews of Bose Soundtouch 520. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People are impressed by the size. The design is also appreciated. There are some mixed comments about the reliability.

usability, design, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Bose Soundtouch 520 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Bose Soundtouch 520


alaTest has collected and analyzed 34 user reviews of Bose Soundtouch 520 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Comments about the size and price are overall positive. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed opinions about the reliability.

usability, design, price, size

88% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Bose SoundTouch 520 Home Theater SystemBose SoundTouch 520 Home Theater System

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (

Great sound


Superb sound quality, easy to follow set up instructions, and overall good customer service.

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (

Outstanding sound and performance


Every easy to set up, great quality. Exceeded my expectations

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (

Great Sound!!


The Bose SoundTouch 520 is very easy to use/operate and has amazing sound!!

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (

Excellent System!


Bose system is great quality! Amazing Sound! Great Purchase!

Nov, 2015

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Great Surround Sound @ A Great Price!


After doing a lot of research I decided to go with the Bose Soundtouch 520 System. If you have done any price comparisons in the past you probably already know that typically Bose speakers are not the best option if you are shopping on a budget. Unless...

Nov, 2015

Product Specifications


Audio output channels:5.1

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No

Energy Management

AC input voltage:100-240

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Optical Drive

Optical disc player type:Not included

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, HDMI, USB
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Digital audio coaxial in:1
Digital audio optical in:1
HDMI in:4
HDMI out:1
Number of HDMI outputs:1


AC input voltage:100-240


Wireless subwoofer: Yes

Technical Details

Bluetooth range:354.3
Color of product:Black
Internet radio: Yes
Wireless connection:Y
Wireless connections: Yes


3D compatibility: No

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.31 x 1.57 x 7.28
Center speaker weight:2.2
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.31 x 1.57 x 7.28
Front speaker weight:2.2
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):12.3 x 8.19 x 2.52
Main unit weight:3.28
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):7.76 x 14.8 x 11.3
Subwoofer weight:7.5