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Bose® LIFESTYLE® 38 Series III Details

Overview

Presenting the Bose® Lifestyle® 38 Series III DVD home entertainment system. Features Direct/Reflecting® speaker arrays that deliver action-packed sound for your movies and music. And a host of innovative Bose® technologies like 200 hours of digital music storage and the ability to customize its sound to your room. uMusic® takes stored music collection to a whole new level by “learning” your musical preferences. Now features speakers that blend even more seamlessly into your décor. Introducing a smaller Acoustimass® module and new horizontal center channel speaker that integrates with the latest flat-panel televisions.

Features
  • Bose® Lifestyle® 38 Series III features speakers that blend even more seamlessly into your décor
  • New sleek horizontal center channel integrates with today’s flat panel video displays
  • New smaller Acoustimass® module produces powerful sound effects and hides more easily out of sight.
  • Proprietary technology in the Acoustimass® module delivers powerful, low-frequency sound effects used in today’s movies
  • Hide the module out of sight, and all the sound seems to come from the tiny cube speakers
  • ADAPTiQ® audio calibration system, only from Bose, analyzes and adjusts the system’s sound to the size and shape of your room, the placement of your speakers, and the locations where you sit to listen
  • Enjoy greater freedom of speaker placement and the peace of mind that your system is delivering a quality Bose® performance
  • Digitally stores 200 hours of your CDs
  • intelligent playback system revolutionizes how you listen to music
  • Bose® link allows other Bose speakers and systems to seamlessly connect to a Lifestyle® system
  • Lifestyle® system becomes the center of a multi-room expansion solution that lets you enjoy sound throughout your home and outdoors
  • Advanced control integration allows one Lifestyle® remote to control Lifestyle® system functions and the most frequently used commands for your TV, VCR, and cable box or satellite receiver even from another room
  • Now includes better control integration with DVR systems

Bose® LIFESTYLE® 38 Series III Specifications

  • 1 video input/1 video output (composite, S-video, and component - component video requires included adapters(2))
  • Inputs and switching for 4 audio sources (4 analog, 4 coaxial digital, 1 optical digital)
  • Stereo analog output
  • Digital outputs: 1 optical, 1 coaxial
  • Media center • 3 3/4"H x 15 3/4"W x 11 1/2"D • (9.4 x 39.9 x 29.2 cm) • 9 lbs (4.1 kg)
  • Cube speakers • 6 1/4"H x 3"W x 4"D • (15.7 cm x 7.9 cm x 10.2 cm) • 2.4 lbs. (1.1 kg)
  • Center channel speaker • 3 1/8"H X 6 1/4"W X 4 1/8"D • 7.9 cm H x 15.9 cm W X 10.5 cm D) • 2.36 lbs (1.07 kg)
  • Acoustimass® module • 13"H X 8"W X 21 5/8"D • (33 cm H X 20.3 cm W X 54.9 cm D) • 26.22 lbs (11.9 kg)

Bose® LIFESTYLE® 38 Series III Reviews

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  A Great All-in-One Product
2/13/2007 - Posted By Bob from Knoxville, TN
Pros
  • Easy To Set Up
  • Easy Controls
  • Powerful
  • Attractive Design
  • Great Sound
  • One box does it all
  • Stores your CD collection
Cons
  • Expensive
Best Uses: Larger Rooms, Smaller Rooms, Audiophiles, Basic Use  Bottom Line: Yes, I would recommend this to a friend  
Product Review: This product has three strengths. First, it sounds great (even at low volumes). secondly, it combines everything you do into one box (watch DVDs, listend to CDs, FM/AM radio, etc. -- replaced 3 ft. of stacked audio/visual gear with one small box with just a few cables to the speakers). Finally, it stores your CD collection easily (looking up all the info about the CD in an on-board database that is updated quarterly by Bose).

The uMusic system is pretty good at learning what type of music you do/don't like and choosing songs you'd like. But, it doesn't have a way to not play Christmas songs in the summer. Rather, it is built around what mood you are in; you have 9 "channels" for the different moods (or for teenager music vs adult music). You can select specific genre's (e.g., classical), artists, etc. and listen only to that type.

Overall, it's is a great high-end system.
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Bose® LIFESTYLE® 38 Series III Contents

  • Media center
  •  Acoustimass® module
  •  4 cube speaker arrays
  •  1 horizontal center channel speaker
  •  Remote control
  •  5 speaker cables: 3 front speaker cables and 2 surround speaker cables
  •  Audio input cable
  •  Stereo audio cable
  •  Video cable (6 ft)
  •  S-video cable
  •  2 component video adapters
  •  Mounting strip
  •  Rubber feet for Acoustimass module and speakers 
  •  4 AAA batteries
  •  TV on/off detector AM loop antenna
  •  Discs 1 and 2
  •  FM antenna
  •  Optional IR emitter cable
  •  Media center power supply
  •  ADAPTiQ® audio calibration system headset
  •  Acoustimass module 120 VAC power cord
  •  Media center power supply 120 VAC power cord
Bose® LIFESTYLE® 38 Series III Contents

Bose® LIFESTYLE® 38 Series III Accessories

Installation Kits
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Bose® Speaker Wire Adapter Kit

Bose® Speaker Wire Adapter Kit

Connects Bose® home theater systems to pre-installed speaker wiring.
White Plate In Stock $39.99
Ivory Plate In Stock $39.99
Speaker Floor Stands
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Bose® UFS-20 Floor Stands

Bose® UFS-20 Floor Stands

Floor stands for Bose speakers in Acoustimass®, Lifestyle®, 321®, and CineMate speaker systems.
Black pair In Stock $89.95
White pair In Stock $82.99
Bose® UTS-20 Table Stand

Bose® UTS-20 Table Stand

Table stand for the Bose speakers in Acoustimass®, Lifestyle®, 321®, and CineMate speaker systems.
Black each Special Order $22.99
White each Special Order $22.99
Speaker Wall Brackets
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Bose® UB-20 Wall / Ceiling Bracket

Bose® UB-20 Wall / Ceiling Bracket

Speaker mount for Acoustimass®, Lifestyle®, 321®, and CineMate speaker systems.
Black each In Stock $24.95
White each Special Order $24.95
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