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8.7 out of 10

Boston Acoustics Soundware XS 2.1

Great Deal: $129.04

Reviews and Problems with Boston Acoustics Soundware XS 2.1

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Overall 10
10

The sound is crisp and clear although I haven't tried the optical input which should be even better. The speakers feel very soli

Andras, Amazon
4 weeks ago
  • Summary: This speaker system is of very high quality. The sound is crisp and clear although I haven't tried the optical input which should be even better. The speakers feel very solid and of high quality build. The Bluetooth devices pair easily, the remote is very handy also, however it is the only part of this system that feels cheap. I understand that it can be easily substituted with a universal remote or even your own TV remote (there is a programing feature).
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Overall 10
10

what a surprise in a little package!!!!!!!!!

rrgmitchell, Amazon
23 January 2015
  • Summary: l can't believe the full sound and power that comes from this audio system. I purchased this system about 10 months ago, not realizing after I received it, my tv did not have any audio out connections. I just purchased a new tv with the digital audio out and finally got to try this system out. what a big surprise. I'm blown away!!! much better sound than I had expected.
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Overall 10
10

I hooked them up to my TV and loved them.

James, Amazon
21 January 2015
  • Summary: I decided to get these for my bedroom. I hooked them up to my TV and loved them... But then I thought... How would these sound in front of my computer with both satellite speakers about a 16 inches from my head? I am using two 22 inch monitors and they fit perfectly under them. Of course the monitors are off set. One right in front and one to my right side. I am also running this setup through a Schiit Audio DAC since I am at my computer now.
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Overall 2
2.0

I am very disappointed!!

Craig Kirby, Amazon
21 January 2015
  • Summary: I received two of these. The "Boston Acoustics Soundware XS 2.1 Digital Cinema with Bluetooth and Dolby Digital Decoding Optimized Virtual Surround" is UNTRUTHFUL!!!! It is Boston Acoustics Soundware XS Digital Cinema with Bluetooth and Dolby Digital Decoding Optimized Virtual Surround and NOT the Soundware XS 2.1 in the description. This is deceitful!!!!!!
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Overall 4
4.0

BEWARE !!!! I recieved an old model with fewer features.

Neal Flanagan "Carrboro Guy", Amazon
16 January 2015
  • Summary: Be Careful !! You might not be getting the Soundware XS 2.1. But an older "Soundware XS." The older model lacks 1) speaker level inputs, 2) a line level input, and 3) crossover controls that are present in the 2.1 version subwoofer. This prevents interface of this speaker system with stereo systems lacking optical ports. I ordered from HIDEF Lifestyles during a Lightning Deal.
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Overall 10
10

Buy It!!

Thirstyforknowledge, Amazon
18 December 2014
  • Summary: An amazing value for a premium Bluetooth system. I personally have two sets of these and purchased two more for my children
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Overall 6
6.0

decent sound quality, subwoofer is NOT wireless

Amazon Customer, Amazon
9 December 2014
  • Summary: Sound quality is pretty good...certainly better than what I get from my flat screen TV. My frustration is that the description specifically says it has a WIRELESS subwoofer and it does not. I was expecting to be able to put the subwoofer behind the couch across the room from the TV but I cannot because it is directly wired to the TV on a very short cable. Very disappointed that the description is misleading about having a wireless subwoofer.
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Overall 10
10

Go for it. No second thoughts !

Piyush Kansal, Amazon
9 December 2014
  • Summary: I first heard the sound of these speakers at a friend's place and really became fan of it. So, I was quite clear in my mind that I have to get Boston Acoustics speakers only. On top of it, there are much more affordable then any other brand. Quality wise, they are more than awesome. The moment you take the smaller speakers in hand, you can feel the build quality which is really really good. Same goes for the main woofer which is heavy.
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Overall 10
10

I hope this review will be of great help.

VMZ "VMZ", Amazon
6 December 2014
  • Summary: I will try to be very brief in my review, especially for all of those who are "struggling" on making a final decision on which sound system to buy, cause I was on that position and sometimes searching for the perfect comment or feedback, can make you feel a little exhausted. *I tried it literally with each type of musical genre. (ROCK, LATIN, COUNTRY, HIP HOP, BLUES, CLASSICAL, EDM etc, you name it) BTW, I'm a music junkie. This system is perfect to fill a small area.
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Overall 2
2.0

1 i have a lg smart tv and remote don't work with this sound system ...

Amazon Customer "sang kyunni", Amazon
3 December 2014
  • Summary: 1 i have a lg smart tv and remote don't work with this sound system after try to pair with unit for hours belive me i tried every thing even call the boston acoustic and they said it's not unit problem it's compatibilty problem with lg remote 2 this unit has no sound on movie containd DTS if i switch to tv speaker it works and they said it encording issue not unit as a customer its all excause.
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