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Bose 301

Bose 301
alaScore 82

130 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 130 reviews of Bose 301. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Speakers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Bose 301 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 130 reviews)

1 expert reviews

User Reviews  

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for Bose 301


alaTest has collected and analyzed 74 user reviews of Bose 301 from The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Speakers on

74% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Bose VCS-10 Center Channel Speaker (Black) (Old Version)Bose Speaker Foam Edge Repair Kit, 8" Bose, Bose 301, 601, FSK-8

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Geoff617 (

Sound as great as they look!


The speakers have big, crystal clear sound! I'm using them as my front left and right in a 5.1 home theater system pushed by a 110 watt per channel Onkyo AV receiver. They sound far better than I expected! The are wall mounted and reflect sound from...

Only thing I can think of is their size. However acoustically, they sound much more full than the jewel cube speakers

Aug, 2014

Consumer review by: Tiptx (

Bose VCS 10 Center Channels


Did I get my moneys worth, yes, back in the day these were ok. They are not the center channel speaker you want for today's newer HT equipment as they had to be constantly adjusted to hear any dialog an even then it was not very clear. I would have to...

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: Josh Burkett (

Bose VCS 10 Center Channels


Interesting little speaker.. I own the latest model 301's and at the time was running a klipsch center channel. Sound was awesome, but i did not have a great place for the center so it looked funny with the flat screen sitting on top of it. I decided...

May, 2012

Consumer review by: SallyP (

Bose Companion 5


Wonderful sound!

Compact Design, Great Sound Quality, Easy To Use

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: woodboatchick (

Bose 161 Gets the Job Done


I read MANY reviews before buying the 161s. I felt that alot of the negative comments were from people who had 'tower speaker' expectations. All I wanted was something literally, for a bookshelf, to use with my run-of-the-mill Sherwood receiver/amp. I...

Good Power Output, Easy To Setup, Attractive Design, Great Sound Quality

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: musiclover (

great for all musics and more.


i use these speakers to listen to a large variety of music and poetry and everything sounds so much better than i had anticipated. wish i had decided sooner to purchase.

Quality Construction, Displays Books Well, Hear more than expected


Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: Scot from Richmond, (

Extremely Pleased With This Purchase


Great buy to protect your Bose SoundDock - plenty of space for all the SoundDock components as well as my IPod Touch, armband case and USB cord - very well constructed (like the padding).

Fits Well, Durable, Protective

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: JR (

Ended up going a different way


Nice looking bag, but mine was very difficult to use the zipper, possibly just due to the placement. In the end I traded for the other style case that Bose offers with the magnetic flip over lid. Very pleased with it.

Fits Well, Stylish, Protective

Hard to Set Up, Difficult Zipper

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: PT (

Great product and great price!


Great product and at a great price. [...] very pleased with [...] the product...Thank you

Protective, Adds Functionality, Fits Well, Durable

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: Diane Digs the 60s (

Wow! Amamzing!


This piece at the price of [$] is worth twice the price! The bag is so sturdy and practical, and it is quality! Again, it would be worth it at twice the price, and some places actually do charge almost twice the price! A SUPER bargain at a SUPER price!...

Stylish, Protective, Durable

Jun, 2010

Product Specifications

Bose maintains an exceptionally strong commitment to research, for it is within the discipline of research that yesterday's fiction becomes tomorrow's reality. Bose strives to identify things which, when made better, improve people's lives. Bose has taken its commitment and its passion for innovation and applied it to develop unique sound solutions to meet virtually any audio challenge in any application, even the space program.

Audio Input

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Microphone Form Factor:External

Audio System



Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Bose

Remote Control

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