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Bose COMPANION  2
5.4 out of 10

Bose COMPANION 2

The Companion® 2 Series II multimedia speaker system represents Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Bose COMPANION 2

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Overall 4
4.0

Not recommended

Seath, B&H Photo
21 March 2015
  • Excerpt: After 1 year of light use the right speaker is scratching and is unusable. I always used Bose, but this one is disappointment.
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Overall 4
4.0

Not Impressed

A. Whitt, Amazon
21 February 2015
  • Summary: Just OK. I ordered this set to replace my original Companion 2 speakers. There was no comparison. The sound now seems flat. I added an equalizer app and I still couldn't achieve the deep crisp sounds. When I increased the volume it got scratchy. I returned them.
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Overall 4
4.0

I was very disappointed with these

amazonian, Amazon
15 December 2014
  • Summary: I was very disappointed with these. All they did was exaggerate how bad my TV sound is, not improve it. I'm returning them, and I so wanted them to work. The ONLY solution I have found are my wonderful headphones...but when it comes to really tinny TV sound, these speakers are not the solution.
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Overall 4
4.0

Way too bassy, old altec-lansings sound better.

Jose A Guzman Ramirez, Amazon
30 August 2014
  • Summary: The speakers are very well packed and are definitely well built. However I don't like their sound at all. The bass overpowers the rest of the tonal range: mid tones and high tones are blunt or absent. Tinkering with the equalizer is required to get a somewhat balanced sound, which is a bummer.
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Overall 4
4.0

Not that great

Bob, Amazon
12 July 2014
  • Summary: These speakers are OK. They are not as great as the price makes them out to be. The sound is a little flat and it is hard to get bass out of them. Overall they sound fine. But they sound just as good as my Logitech Z-5 USB powered speakers. And those are USB powered.
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Overall 4
4.0

Terrible Bass

Anthony, Amazon
13 May 2014
  • Summary: The bass on these speakers is way too loud, It drowns out the treble, voice sounds muffled. I was very disappointed in the Bose brand. I know it is the cheapest pair you can get from Bose, but you would think they would still be better than the $50 speakers I had before, Nope.
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Overall 4
4.0

so so

Anonymous, Crutchfield
12 May 2014
  • Summary: Not impressed. sound is muffled, no on-off indicator light so you can't see if they are on easily. no separate tone control. Look elsewhere for computer speakers. Maybe worth checking out if they are on sale but overall not impressed with these speakers.
  • Pros: nice and clean looking.
  • Cons: muffled sound, not impressed at all. no separate tone control.
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Overall 4
4.0

This is a Bose product? Oh, how the mighty have fallen.

Matthew C Corder, Amazon
4 April 2014
  • Summary: I've had a couple sets of mid-range Bose tower speakers plugged into my stereo over the years, and I've been quite happy with all of them. Sure, they tend to be a little pricey, but I felt the quality was worth it and it's not like they have to be replaced very often.
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Overall 4
4.0

OK but not great

Steven L. Cornelius "Movie buff", Amazon
27 March 2014
  • Summary: I am a long-time fan of Bose speakers and have bought several pairs over the past 30 years. I bought these for use with my iMac. No problem hooking them up but the sound volume is not great and they sound tinny. In fact, the speakers built into the iMac have better sound quality and volume.
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Overall 4
4.0

Not nearly loud enough.

W. N. "Will-N-LA", Amazon
23 January 2014
  • Summary: These speakers sound pretty good, but I find I have them on the maximum volume nearly all the time. I tried using headphones (jack on the right main speaker) because I couldn't hear the movie I was watching while I was on the treadmill (I didn't expect the speakers to be louder than this).
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