Where does the Bose Acoustimass module go?
The Acoustimass module can safely sit on its side, but do not stand it on the end with the port or on the end opposite the port. The Acoustimass module is not magnetically shielded, and must be placed at least 18 to 24 inches from a TV monitor.
What does the Bose Acoustimass module do?
The Acoustimass 16 is the biggest and best multichannel system ever made by Bose. It’s got all the magic Bose uses to cram big sound into microscopic speakers, but when they use this magic to cram sound into speakers which are merely small, it has enormous output.
How do I connect my Bose Acoustimass to my amp?
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- Use the two provided speaker cables to connect your speakers to the Acoustimass module.
- The speaker wires without plugs connect the Acoustimass module to your receiver or amplifier.
- Connect the other ends of the cables to the speaker terminals of your amplifier or receiver.
How do I connect my Bose Acoustimass to my receiver?
Use the 50 foot (15 m) surround speakers cable with two pairs of wires to connect the Acoustimass module to the left and right surround cube speakers. Use the 20 foot (6 m) system input cable with five pairs of wires to connect the Acoustimass module to the outputs on the receiver.
Where should I place my Bose bass module?
Bass module placement
- Try to place the bass module along the same wall as your TV—or on the same side of the room.
- Place the bass module on a stable and level surface.
- Keep the bass module at least 3″ (7.6 cm) from the wall to avoid blocking the sound port.
How do I connect my Bose Acoustimass 3 to my receiver?
To do so, simply press the black (“-“) tab, insert the plain lead, and release the tab to secure the lead in place. Insert the gray striped or red lead into the red (“+”) tab (Figure 3). Connect the Acoustimass module to your amplifier or receiver (Figure 2).
Is the Bose Acoustimass module a subwoofer?
Features one 5.25″ (133 mm) woofer that delivers deep bass down to 40 Hz without audible distortion.
How do I hook up my Bose Acoustimass subwoofer?
Plug the power cord into the connector on the bass module. 2. Plug the other end of the power cord into an AC (mains) power outlet. To wirelessly pair the bass module with a SoundTouch® 300 soundbar, place the soundbar into pairing mode using the remote control.
Does the Bose Acoustimass need a receiver?
The Bose Acoustimass 10 series is purely a surround sound speaker package. Therefore, they need a separate amplifier/receiver to power them. This is ideal if you already have an AV receiver, but is obviously an added cost if you haven’t.
Should the subwoofer be on the floor?
Placing a subwoofer in the corner of a room can increase its output, making it sound louder. The great thing about a subwoofer (especially a wireless subwoofer) is it can be situated almost anywhere on your floor space. There is no formula for locating the best spot. And, it’s truly your personal preference.
How do I set up my Bose bass module?
CONNECT USING THE SOUNDTOUCH 300 REMOTE Press and hold k until the connectivity light l on the soundbar blinks white. Once connected, you hear a tone. The light on the back of the bass module and l on the soundbar glow white. NOTES: Connecting may take several minutes.
Do you need a receiver for Bose Acoustimass?
How high should a subwoofer be elevated?
The easiest way to ensure the subwoofer works to its potential is to have your listening position not in the center of the room (somewhere between 1/3 and 38% of the longest dimension is good).
What is the Acoustimass ® module?
The unique, easy-to-hide Acoustimass ® module delivers bass for all channels. At any point in a surround sound performance, you may hear sound from all or just a few of the speakers, but the overall experience puts you in the center of the action.
How far away should the Acoustimass module be from the screen?
The Acoustimass module is not magnetically shielded and should be at least 2 feet (.6 m) from your screen, but at the same end of the room as the front and center speakers.
What cables should I use with my Acoustimass ®-10 system?
The cables provided with your Acoustimass ® -10 system vary in length and provide a great deal of flexibility in speaker placement. Use the two cube speakers with black terminals. Figure 3 shows suggested ways to achieve an accurate left and right sound image.
Are acoustimass-10 home theater speakers compatible with Dolby Surround?
Your Acoustimass-10 home theater speakers are also compatible with Dolby AC-3 receivers and program material. The special settings for Dolby Surround and AC-3 are described on page 11. You can also enjoy a wide variety of stereo programming that is not surround-encoded with your Acoustimass-10 speakers.