Fairly priced for the specs and features
Excellent sound and video
Decent bookshelf speakers
Built-in apps tend to operate slowly
Hi-def 3D playback
Excellent Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D playback
'Cannot assign audio inputs.'
'high performance 7-channel speaker package'
'sharp, conspicuous sound'
Setup can be frustrating, requires tweaking
'helpful "An audio enthusiast'
Lacks features for the $
'rich sound response'
'to make sure you're getting the best sound possible, the included ADAPTiQ audio calibration system automatically tailors the sound to your room and furnishings.'
'unique Bose® system design'
'You won’t be disappointed if you do shell out for the Bose Lifestyle V20, but know this: there are probably better values out there if you keep your eyes open.'
'The system is a little more complex to set up than the average Home Theater in a Box (HTiB) since the display has been separated from the audio/video input module.'
'The setup of the Bose system is a little more complicated than the average home theater product.'