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Bose SoundTouch 20
Bose SoundTouch 20
Top 42%689 points
Top 42%
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Bose SoundTouch 20 review: 24 facts and highlights

1. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Bose SoundTouch 20
54% have it

2. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
Bose SoundTouch 20
89% have it

3. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
2mm
Sony SRS-X77: 462mm

4. is an active speaker

An amplifier is integrated into the device. An audio amplifier takes a small signal and makes it bigger without making any other changes in it which results in better sound, so any sound source can be connected to speakers.
Bose SoundTouch 20
63% have it

5. height

188mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm

6. volume

6164.8cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³

7. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Bose SoundTouch 20
51% have it

8. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bose SoundTouch 20
76% have it

9. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8

10. weight

3.18kg
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g

11. width

315mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm

12. has an AUX input

An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.
Bose SoundTouch 20
79% have it

13. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Bose SoundTouch 20
44% have it

14. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Bose SoundTouch 20
35% have it

15. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
Bose SoundTouch 20
12% have it

16. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
1
Audio Pro Addon C10: 24

17. has AirPlay

AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
Bose SoundTouch 20
14% have it

18. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bose SoundTouch 20
44% have it

19. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bose SoundTouch 20
27% have it

20. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Bose SoundTouch 20
9% have it

21. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Bose SoundTouch 20
17% have it

22. thickness

104.1mm
Braven 850: 7mm

23. has a cradle with lightning connector

Lightning is a proprietary computer bus and power connector created by Apple Inc. It allows you to easily plug your iPhone 5, iPod Touch (5th gen.), iPod Nano (7th gen.), iPad (4th gen.), and iPad Mini into the device, play music and at the same time charge it.
Bose SoundTouch 20
3% have it

24. has a cradle with 30-pin dock connector

The Apple dock connector is a proprietary 30-pin connector that is common to Apple devices (iPods, iPhones and iPads) predating the Lightning connector. Allows you to connect older Apple devices, play music and at the same time charge it.
Bose SoundTouch 20
12% have it

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