Bose is eventually geared up to join the smart speaker revolution with its new Home Speaker 500, the enterprise introduced. This $399 or £399 (about AU$550) smart speaker may have Alexa available from the start, and then upload guide for AirPlay 2 and Google Assistant later down the road.
What sets the 500 aside from the slew of smart assistant-prepared audio system in the market (except its sticky label price) is that it features a small screen in order to show album art and the integration of Bose’s proprietary mic tech located in Bose headsets and headphones so that it will permit the speaker to hear commands better over loud tune.
Bose Home 500 Alexa Smart Speaker Design
Inside the Bose home Speaker 500 are two custom drivers pointing in contrary instructions to dance sound off the partitions. producing a “soundstage wider than any other smart speaker, effective sufficient to fill any room with an magnificent stereo overall performance.”
The new Bose smart speaker measures 8″ x 6.7″ W x 4.3″ D and weighs 4.75 lbs. “It’s powerfully simple. Fill any room with wall-to-wall stereo sound, while Alexa puts millions of songs at the tip of your tongue.
Bose Home 500 Alexa Smart Speaker Features
Experience the acoustic excellence and advanced layout Bose is understood for — all palms free. With Amazon Alexa built in, you may ask Alexa to play all of your favorite song without ever lifting a finger. Play your favourite track offerings over a home wireless network, like Spotify or Amazon Music, on the touch of a button. Or, use a Bluetooth connection to play something from a phone or tablet. And Apple AirPlay 2 is coming early 2019.”
Bose Home 500 Alexa Smart Speaker Price
As mentioned, the Home Speaker 500 is priced at $400. For more information on the new Bose Home Speaker 500 smart speaker and its functionality jump over to the official Bose website.