I can get a Bose sound dock for £60, reduced from £200, but I like the portability of the new Q2 radio.
I know sound quality will be better on dock, but I would need to use my iphone radio app with this for internet radio.
--Yamaha YSP-2200--Blox Stax HiFi Rack----Virgin mEDIA---Sony 360 Blu Ray --- Xbox360 Matt Black--- Thatcable HDMI`s---Samsung LE40B652
BOSE is an acronym for Buy Other Sound Equipment.
Mac Mini (2013), iTunes (ALAC), Airport Express, Cambridge Audio DACmagic, Yamaha R-S500 stereo receiver, Infinity Overture 1 speakers, Sony KDL40HX750, Sony BDP-S-590, Humax iHDR 5200c, Pro-Ject 1Xpression III Comfort with Ortofon 2M Red, Logitech Harmony Touch, Atacama Eris Eco HiFi stand
I disagree with iMark. Agreed that Bose products are generally expensive & you can get better for the money, but it makes some of the best noise cancelling headphones in the market today.
Bose Sound Dock at £60 is an incredible value. You won't find anything better for that money. It depends on your personal preference if it suits your needs or not.
My Home Cinema Pioneer KRP 500A, Yamaha RX-V1900, MA Radius R225HD LCR, R90HD rears, AW12 sub, Panasonic BD60, PS3, Boxee Box, Sky HD, Boxee Box, Logitech Harmony One, Logitech PS3 Adapter, Sonos ZP90
Bedroom Samsung UE32C6510, PS3 slim white, Apple TV, Sonos S5, Sonos ZP90, Audioengine 2, Oppo OPDV971H
Miscellaneous: Synology DS212J + 2 X WD Red 2TB drives, WD 1TB NAS, Sonos ZoneBridge, BT HH3 as modem & AirPort Extreme router
It's a steal at £60!
David @Frank Harvey Hi-Fi, Coventry
Vinyl now available in store!
It's a steal at £60!
And how......................I take it there is only one for sale at that price??
Lounge: Sony 52W5500, Emotiva UMC 200 & XPA 5, Sony S790 BDP, Sky+ HD 1TB, MA APEX A40 LCR and KEF T301 rears, Chord Odyssey and Carnival for rears, BK Monolith DF & AntiMode 8033C ;
Family: Cambridge One, Rega P3-24 Elys 2, Mission 771e, Chord Carnival cable
Various: MacBook Pro, HP Pavilion dm4, iPod docks, iPhones, 160GB Classic and various generation Nanos
We have a local Bose showroom and - after a few visits over the years - the £199 SoundDock was the only item in the place that ever sounded good for the money asked.
For £60 you say? Why haven't you already bought it?!
I have heard several Bose docks at friends. They tend to sound very impressive in the beginning but they are very tiring. Incredible amount of colouring in the sound. Our little Logitech mm50 dock sounds better than anything I have heard from Bose.
I hope that the noise cancelling headphones cancel the noise produced by the Bose as well.
It's that good, I'd prefer it to the Zeppelin Mini, and even at retail, the Sounddock is £100 cheaper!
My friend has got the Logitech MM50. It's good for the price, but struggles in a larger room. The Bose SoundDock is a superb piece of kit....it's a steal for £60!
Review of Bose QC15 here.
© 2014 Haymarket Publishing