Bose SoundTouch 30 Series III Wireless Music System Overview
For seasoned audiophiles and dedicated music fans alike, the Bose SoundTouch 30 Series III Wireless Music System will fill any room with a sonic wave full of depth and detail. From crisp high end audio to thumping bass, this portable speaker offers powerful sound with absolute clarity at any volume, preserving the quality of your audio as you crank the volume to enjoy your favorite playlists. The SoundTouch feature offers ultimate convenience, allowing you to connect a variety of devices to your speaker system via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. This wireless sound system also offers the ability to connect multiple Bose speakers to create a true surround sound system, and it lets you place speakers in different rooms for bold, crisp audio throughout your entire house. These Bluetooth speakers can be synced to the same audio or play audio individually, which puts you in control of customizing your sound system. Aesthetically, the sleek, understated design is sure to complement the decor of any room.
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You want instant, easy access to millions of songs, thousands of radio stations and all your stored music any time you want it.? And you don?t just want to hear it; you want to really feel it. Especially for holidays and big get-togethers you love to host. So choose the SoundTouch? 30 wireless speaker, the best-performing wireless speaker from Bose.?
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Listen to music in different rooms, easily and wirelessly
Takes just minutes to configure and establish a Wi-Fi? connection
Powerful app for controlling your music on your phone
Add Bose? SoundTouch? systems to enjoy the same music across different rooms, or different music in each room
Bluetooth? built in for access to even more music
Give tracks the thumbs up or thumbs down on the remote as they play
Enjoy hands-free voice access to music on your SoundTouch? speaker with any Amazon Alexa-enabled device, like the Amazon Echo Dot?
Proprietary waveguide technology and high performance drivers fill your biggest rooms with deep, resonant, sound. So you can feel every moment, and hear every little detail.
Works with your Wi-Fi? and Bluetooth? devices so you can play just about anything?millions of songs from music services like Pandora? and Amazon Music, Internet radio and your own music library.
SoundTouch? is a whole family of multi-room wireless speakers that work together. Start with one speaker, and add more at any time. Listen to the same music in every room or different music in different rooms.
Only SoundTouch? lets you find your favorite stations, podcasts and playlists faster with six presets.
It?s easy to set up and control your music. Just plug in your speaker, connect to your Wi-Fi? or Bluetooth? device and control it all with the SoundTouch? app and the intuitive remote.?
Enjoy hands-free voice access to your music on SoundTouch? speakers using any Alexa-enabled device ? like the Amazon Echo Dot. Just open the Alexa app. Search for ?Bose? under the Skills menu. Then follow the simple one-time setup. Start your funk playlist in the kitchen. Turn the volume up or down. Change tracks. Find out what?s playing. And even control where it?s playing ? from the speaker in your kitchen to the speaker in your bedroom.?
Music services may vary by country. A home Wi-Fi? network and Internet access are required for SoundTouch?. SoundTouch and the wireless note design are registered trademarks of Bose Corporation in the United States and other jurisdictions. iTunes is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. The Bluetooth? word mark and logo are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Bose Corporation is under license. Wi-Fi? is a registered trademark of Wi-Fi Alliance?. Amazon, Amazon Music, Alexa, Echo Dot and all related logos are trademarks of Amazon, Inc. or its affiliates. Spotify is a registered trademark of Spotify AB. Deezer is a registered trademark of Blogmusik SAS. iHeartRadio is a registered trademark of iHeartMedia, Inc. Pandora, the Pandora logo and the Pandora trade dress are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc. used with permission. SiriusXM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio.
Specifications and Requirements
9.7″ H x 17.1″ W x 7.1″ D (18.5 lbs)
4.5″ H x 1.75″ W x 0.5″ D (1.76 oz)
What is needed to set up my SoundTouch speaker?
All you need is a home Wi-Fi network and a smartphone or tablet. Everything else required is included in the box.
What Internet streaming music can I play?
SoundTouch speakers let you play Internet music services like Spotify?, Pandora?, iHeartRadio?, Deezer, TuneIn, Sirius, and Amazon Music. (where available)
Can SoundTouch speakers be used in a public Wi-Fi? spot (airports, coffee shops, etc.)?
No. Although most of these networks are free to use, their sign-up/sign-in processes differ from the SoundTouch app setup process. SoundTouch products are designed for in-home use, not on the go.
Can I play music stored on my computer?
Yes. SoundTouch speakers can play music stored on your computer that is managed by iTunes or Windows Media Player.
How many speakers can I have on my network at one time?
It depends on the bandwidth of your home Wi-Fi network. For most homes, we expect you can have up to four speakers connected wirelessly. For more than four rooms, we recommend using Ethernet wired connections to some of them.
Can I stream different music to different rooms?
Yes, if you have multiple SoundTouch products, you can stream different music in different rooms, the same music in every room or customize zones to play what you want where you want.
What operating systems are compatible with the SoundTouch app?
The app is compatible with Windows? 7, 8, 10; 64-bit Macs running OS X 10.8 and later; any iPhone, iPad or iPod touch running iOS 8.2 and later; Android devices running Android 4.4 and later.
Can I play stored music from an NAS (Network Attached Storage) drive on SoundTouch speakers?
Yes, SoundTouch speakers are compatible with select NAS drives, including Synology?s DiskStation, Passport + and Western Digital?s My Cloud?, so you can stream your personal music library even while your computer is off.
Can SoundTouch speakers stream AM/FM radio or TV audio from one room to another?
Yes. SoundTouch speakers can stream Internet radio stations through a TuneIn app integration.
Does the speaker support Bluetooth?
Yes. Users can wirelessly stream music from a Bluetooth device to listen to even more?sources, such as YouTube.
Can I stream music from multiple computers using SoundTouch speakers?
Yes, as long as each computer has the SoundTouch app installed on it. Each computer appears as a separate library on the app?s source list.
Does the speaker have a battery?
No, it does not have a battery.
Do the speakers support near-field communications?
No. SoundTouch speakers support Bluetooth connectivity pairing via the physical buttons on the speaker or the controller app.
Does the speaker support AirPlay?
No. Current speakers no longer support AirPlay. However, previous generation SoundTouch 20 and 30 speakers will continue to support it.
Can SoundTouch speakers be used together?
Yes. Any one of these speakers can be used with another system (from the current series or from a previous series) to create a multi-room audio system.
What can I do with the Bose Skill?
With Bose Skill, you can play music on your SoundTouch speakers by talking to any Alexa-enabled device like an Amazon Echo Dot. For example, say ?Alexa, play my jazz playlist in the Kitchen,? and the playlist will begin to play on the SoundTouch speaker named ?Kitchen.? You can also control the music that?s playing?for example, say ?Alexa, pause the music in the Kitchen,? ?Alexa, resume the music in the Kitchen,? ?Alexa, turn up the volume in the Kitchen,? ?Alexa, skip to the next song in the Kitchen,? and so on.
Which SoundTouch products are compatible with the Bose Skill?
The Bose Skill is compatible with all current generation SoundTouch speakers (SoundTouch 10, SoundTouch 20 Series III, SoundTouch 30 Series III, the SoundTouch 300 soundbar, Wave SoundTouch IV, the SoundTouch SA-5 amplifier, the SoundTouch Wireless Link adapter, and the Lifestyle 600 and 650 home entertainment systems) and previous SoundTouch speakers/systems that support Bluetooth connectivity.
What music services work with the Bose Skill and SoundTouch?
The music services that currently work with Bose Skill are Amazon Music, Pandora, TuneIn, SiriusXM, and iHeartRadio.
Do I always have to say a speaker name with the Bose Skill?
Yes. Alexa will not know where to direct your commands unless you include the speaker name in your requests/commands.
Does the Bose Skill let me play music on multiple speakers at the same time?
No. There is currently no way to play music on multiple speakers using just your voice with the Bose Skill. However, you can still create groups in the SoundTouch app as normal, even if the music was started through the Bose Skill.
What is the Bose SoundTouch Control Skill for Alexa-enabled devices?
The Bose SoundTouch Control Skill for Alexa-enabled devices enables Bose SoundTouch customers to control elements of the SoundTouch experience through Alexa by speaking to an Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, Tap or any Alexa-enabled device.
What can the Bose SoundTouch Control Skill do?
With the Bose SoundTouch Control Skill, you can ask Alexa to:
Play music set to a SoundTouch preset. For example, ?Alexa, ask Bose to play Preset 1.?
Play content in a specific room. For example, ?Alexa, ask Bose to play Preset 1 in the Living room.?
Play/pause/resume and skip tracks. For example, ?Alexa, ask Bose to pause.?
Adjust volume. For example, ?Alexa, ask Bose to turn this up.?
Play the same music everywhere. For example, ?Alexa, ask Bose to play this everywhere.?
Find out what?s playing. For example, ?Alexa, ask Bose what?s playing.?
Turn a system on or off. For example, ?Alexa, ask Bose to turn off.?
How will existing customers be able to access the Bose SoundTouch Control Skill?
The Bose SoundTouch Control Skill will be available to all existing SoundTouch owners through a free software update. The Skill itself is free, and it is enabled through the Skills section of the Amazon Alexa app. An Alexa-enabled device like an Amazon Echo or Echo Dot is also required to use the Skill.
Which SoundTouch speakers are compatible with the Bose SoundTouch Control Skill?
The Bose SoundTouch Control Skill is compatible with all Bose SoundTouch speakers.
Where is the Bose SoundTouch Control Skill available?
The Bose SoundTouch Control Skill is available in the US in English only.
Bose SoundTouch 30 Series III Wireless Music System
There?s a world of music out there. And the SoundTouch 30 wireless music system is the easiest way to play it throughout your home ? wirelessly. It connects directly to your home Wi-Fi network, so there?s no complicated equipment to worry about. And it uses exclusive waveguide technology engineered around a high-performance woofer to produce deep, rich sound that can fill even your largest rooms. The SoundTouch 30 system is part of an entire family of wireless speakers and systems for every room of your home. From one-piece music systems, to outdoor speakers, to home theater, each one delivers the kind of audio quality you expect from Bose.
Start with one and add more whenever you want. They all work together to play the same music in every room, or different music in different rooms.
A free, powerful app lets you explore music services like Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio and Deezer. It also gives you access to thousands of Internet radio stations and your stored music library, so you can always find the perfect soundtrack. The app also transforms your phone into a powerful remote so you can control your music from anywhere in your home. And with Bluetooth connectivity built into every system, you can listen to whatever you want from any Bluetooth device.
But what makes SoundTouch truly different is that you don?t need a smartphone or tablet to select and play your favorite music. You don?t even need to enter passwords or open apps. Just set your favorite music to six presets, and each system around your home will remember it ? no matter where that music comes from. Set your favorite Pandora station to one preset, your latest Spotify playlist to a second and those rare tracks saved on your computer to a third. Then simply press a preset on the speaker or remote, and the music starts. And because SoundTouch 30 systems are available in both Black and White finish, they look at home in nearly any room. At last, a wireless multi-room system engineered to be easy.
Bose SoundTouch 30 Series III Wireless Music System Highlights:
Works with home Wi-Fi: No extra equipment needed.
Set up in minutes: The app walks you through the steps.
Six presets: Instant access to your favorites.
Powerful app: Explore and control a world of music.
Add more anytime: For a multi-room listening experience.
Also works with Bluetooth: For even more music options.
Bose SoundTouch 30 Series III Wireless Music System Highlights:
The easiest way to play music throughout your home ? wirelessly.
Connects wirelessly to your home Wi-Fi network without any complicated equipment.
The best-performing one-piece wireless music system from Bose.
Exclusive Bose waveguide speaker technology produces deep, rich sound with enough power to fill the largest room in your home.
Part of an entire family of Bose sound. From one-piece music systems, to outdoor speakers, to home theater systems.
Add more SoundTouch systems to play music throughout your home. Or different music in different rooms.
Free app transforms your phone into a powerful remote that keeps you in control of your favorite music from anywhere in your home.
Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio and Deezer are integrated into the SoundTouch app to make it even easier. Also, choose from thousands of Internet radio stations and your entire stored music library.
Press one of six presets on the speaker, remote or app and your favorite music is playing. It?s as easy as your car radio.
Bluetooth connectivity is built in, so you can stream any music from any smartphone or tablet.
Includes remote for simple control of music sources, presets and system.
OLED display shows current song, station, playlist and more.
Sets up easily in minutes. The app walks you through the steps.
5 mm auxiliary input included.
Ethernet port in the back allows for wired network connection.
Available in Black or White finish.
Product highlightsWi-Fi and Bluetooth connection allows for wireless streaming from mobile devices and other audio sources
Supports MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC and Apple Lossless audioSoundTouch app easily turns phone or tablet into a remote control, allowing for streaming from a variety of music apps?9-lb. woofer provides pounding bass, while two drivers in front corners offer crisp, clear mids and highs to fill any sized room with clear sound at any volumePortable speaker connects to computer and mobile devices via Bluetooth and Wi-Fi network to stream music, podcasts and other audio for Android and IOS?Auxiliary input and Ethernet port allows for wired connection from external devicesEasily control music volume and tracking control on the wireless sound system or via mobile device through the appIncludes remote for controlling wireless speakers without your smartphoneDefine up to 6 preset channels through the app and both your remote control and SoundTouch speaker store them automaticallyIncludes remote control, USB cable and power cord?Dimensions: 9.7″ H x 17.1″ W x 7.1″ DWeight: 18.5 lbs.Warranty: 2 Years – World Wide Stereo is an authorized dealer for?every brand we sellWorld Wide Stereo?60-day guarantee?and?expert product support