If you want a complete home theater system but don't have room for large speakers, you should take a look at the Bose Lifestyle 550, a complete sound system with five small speakers and a wireless subwoofer . It offers a discreet and elegant design, as well as incorporating the latest technology. It is equipped with the Bose ADAPTiQ calibration system and also allows you to play music from your mobile thanks to Bluetooth connectivity. We are going to know its characteristics.
The Bose Lifestyle 550 is a system designed for those who are looking for a full 5.1 but want the speakers to go unnoticed. Or at least they don't occupy half the room. The system features 5 small Virtually Invisible Series II speakers . These have a height of only 8.89 centimeters. In addition to having a low profile, they can be mounted flush to the wall with special brackets.
Accompanying these small speakers we have a wireless subwoofer . It delivers deep bass through a powerful driver and incorporates QuietPort technology . In addition, it has a nice design with rounded edges and a glass top.
Wireless audio compatible
The multimedia console that acts as the central system also has a glass surface. It brings together all the connections and offers the latest video and audio technologies. The Bose Lifestyle 550 has no less than 6 HDMI inputs , all compatible with 4K video but not with Dolby Vision. It also has two digital optical audio connections , two digital coaxial audio connections, two analog L / R audio inputs, and a 3.5mm connection for the Acoustimass module.
The Bose Lifestyle 550 headunit is capable of decoding Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, and multi-channel PCM . It also has the ADAPTiQ audio calibration system , which optimizes the acoustic performance depending on the characteristics of the room.
On the other hand, the system is equipped with WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity with NFC pairing . These allow you to play music over your home wireless network. Or directly from a mobile or tablet through the Bluetooth connection. The Bose Lifestyle 550 is compatible with the SoundTouch app. This allows us to control the equipment from the mobile, being able to use services such as Spotify or Internet radio.
Price and availability
The Bose Lifestyle 550 system can be used with other SoundTouch speakers of the brand , being able to send the audio to any room. And if we have a bit more room and want bigger speakers, we can opt for the Bose Lifestyle 600, with Jewel Cube speakers or Omnijewel speakers.
The Bose Lifestyle 550 is already on sale in Spain with an official price of 2,500 euros .