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Getting to Know Bose Home Theater Systems

Bose has been making entertainment systems for home use since 1964. The home theater systems typically consist of a mixture of speakers, subwoofers, and soundbars. Here is what you should know about the Bose home theater systems for sale on eBay.

Types of channel setups used with the theater systems

The affordable Bose home theater systems use various system configurations or channel, including:

  • 2.0 channels: A 2.0-channel system uses two speakers to produce sound. One speaker is set on the right side of the television, while the other one is set to the left side of it.
  • 2.1 channels: A 2.1-channel setup is the same as the 2.0 but with a subwoofer added to produce a low-frequency or bass sound.
  • 5.1 Channels: The 5.1-channel system uses five speakers along with a subwoofer. This type of setup is to support Dolby digital movie theater sounds. The center speaker is usually dedicated to reproducing the dialogue and music vocals in the movies and music videos.
  • 6.1 Channels: The 6.1 is the same as the 5.1 setups but with an additional speaker. The sound effects in the movie like cars driving and bullet flying are highly amplified with a 6.1-channel system.
What type of connectivity arrangements are used in the systems?

The parts that make up the home theater system can be connected using wires or they can connect to each other through Bose home theater wireless systems.

The features of a Bose home theater system

An affordable used Bose home theater system for sale and the new ones have a number of features to make your movie-watching experience fulfilling. The features include:

  • Bluetooth connectivity: Bose home theater wireless speakers can connect to a Bluetooth setup to produce sound.
  • Blu-ray player: A blue-ray player is formatted to play movies in high definition, so the movie looks lifelike.
  • Digital audio output: A digital audio output mechanism helps to lower the amount of distortion and noise while providing a wide range of dynamic sounds.
  • Internet/media streamer capability: An internet/ media streamer is used to connect things like Roku and Apple TV devices to your home theater system.
  • MP3 connectivity: A Bose home theater system allows you to move and play MP3 files so you can enjoy your favorite music and songs over the home theater system.
What sound system formats are used in the systems?

The Bose home theater systems can use the following formats: Dolby, Dolby Digital, Doby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital Plus (DD+), Dolby Pro Logic, Dolby TrueHD, and DTS.

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