Bose SimpleSync™ technology allows you to pair your Bose Smart Soundbar 300 with compatible Bose products. Want to watch TV but not disturb anyone else? Pair your soundbar with select Bose headphones for a personal TV listening experience. Want to listen to the same music in different rooms at the same time? Pair your soundbar with a select Bose Bluetooth speaker to add more sound around the house.
The Bose Smart Soundbar 300 delivers spacious sound, clear dialogue, and rich bass for your movies, music, and games. The acoustic architecture is specially designed to keep this soundbar sleek and elegant. With built-in voice assistants and exclusive Bose Voice4Video™ technology, what typically takes several steps can now be done with one simple voice command. It’s fast, simple, and easy enough for everyone to enjoy.
Four full-range drivers work together to separate and direct sounds left and right to deliver spacious, enveloping sound while the center tweeter clarifies speech for clear dialogue.
Pair your soundbar with select Bose headphones for individual listening levels or with select Bose Bluetooth speakers for dual-speaker music listening.
Clear voice pickup
A noise-rejecting mic system listens in every direction for your command — even if the soundbar’s playing loudly. Or you can disable listening anytime with the mic-off button.
At just over 2″ tall, the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 is designed to sit low in front of your TV for an unobtrusive view of the screen. Wall mount available.
Precisely placed micro-screens virtually eliminate distortion for cleaner, smoother bass.
Exclusive Bose technology expands your Alexa voice capabilities to combine several steps into one. With one command, jump right to your favorite TV shows — instantly.
Custom software automatically analyzes what’s playing — movies, music, shows, or games — and fine-tunes the sound to optimize your listening experience.
Built-in voice assistants
With Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, you can control your entertainment, manage your day, get information, and make or take calls, hands free. And with Alexa only, you can even make or take calls.
Exclusive Bose Voice4Video™ technology expands your Alexa voice capabilities like no other soundbar can. In addition to controlling your Bose Smart Soundbar 300, you can control your TV and your external cable or satellite box with just your voice. No remote. No buttons. No nothing. Turn on your TV and jump to your favorite station all with one simple ask of Alexa. Even your tech-troubled guests or gameday partygoers will feel like experts. Just say, “Alexa, watch channel 23,” to start watching instantly. It’s the fastest way to watch what you love with who you love. And you can even make or take calls to Bose smart products, Amazon Echo products, and anyone in your contacts list. Hands free, phone free, and free of charge.**
When it comes to what you want to hear, you have so many options. With Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Chromecast built-in, Apple AirPlay 2, and Spotify Connect compatibility, you can wirelessly stream whatever you want, however you want. Browse your favorite music services or play anything from your mobile devices. If you can get it on your devices, you can hear it through the Bose Smart Soundbar 300. Music services may vary.
The Bose Smart Soundbar 300 uses a single connection to your TV via an optical audio cable (included) or an HDMI cable (sold separately). Simply connect the soundbar to your TV, hook it up to power, and turn it on. Then download the Bose Music app to complete your setup, connect to your Wi-Fi, and choose your voice assistant.
With the Bose Music app, you can easily set up your soundbar, choose your voice assistant, and browse through all your music in one place, seamlessly jumping between stations, playlists, and services without ever leaving the app. Plus, it’s another simple way to control the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 or group together your compatible smart home products. Setting up presets with the app is easy, so the music you love is just one touch away. And multiple users can personalize their experience and content.
The Bose Smart Soundbar 300 is part of the Bose Smart Family, designed to wirelessly work together. Create a group of multiple products so you can seamlessly play music throughout the house. You can also pair your soundbar to select Bose portable Bluetooth speakers for a 1-to-1 connection with Bose SimpleSync™ technology.
What’s included with the Bose Smart Soundbar 300?
The Bose Smart Soundbar 300 comes with the one-piece soundbar, basic IR remote control, optical cable, and power cord. The remote control allows you to control basic functions (volume, Bluetooth connections, play/pause, Dialogue Mode etc.) of the soundbar and music.
What is Bose Voice4Video™ technology?
Bose Voice4Video™ technology gives you more control of our soundbars using just your voice. In addition to controlling your soundbar, you can control your TV and your external cable or satellite box. This lets you turn on your TV and jump to your favorite station all with one simple ask of Alexa.
What is Bose SimpleSync™ technology?
SimpleSync™ is Bose proprietary technology that allows you to pair a Bose smart speaker or soundbar to a Bose SoundLink speaker, S1 Pro speaker, or wireless headphones for a synchronized audio experience. And, you can pair a Bose smart soundbar with select Bose headphones for synchronized sound with separate volume levels — which means you can lower or mute your soundbar while keeping your headphones loud. See the full list of compatible products.
Can the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 be mounted to the wall?
Yes. The optional, Bose Soundbar Wall Bracket lets you mount your soundbar to the wall.
What type of remote is included with the Bose Smart Soundbar 300?
The Bose Smart Soundbar 300 comes with a basic IR remote control. Line-of-sight is required between the remote and the soundbar.
Can I use a third-party universal remote control with the Bose Smart Soundbars?
Yes. They can all be controlled by third-party remote controls that include the set of Bose IR codes.
How do I connect the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 to my TV?
The Bose Smart Soundbar 300 uses a single connection to your TV via an optical audio cable (included) or an HDMI™ cable (sold separately).
Does the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 have a headphone output?
No. However, using Bose SimpleSync™ technology, you can wirelessly pair the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 with the Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 for synchronized sound with separate volume levels — which means you can lower or mute your soundbar while keeping your headphones loud. This connection is restricted to one soundbar and one pair of headphones at one time.
Does the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 have Wi-Fi built in?
Yes. The soundbars use the 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard.
Does the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 have Bluetooth built in?
Yes. Bluetooth technology allows you to stream audio from any source (like YouTube) directly to the soundbar. And when your friends visit, they can simply connect via Bluetooth and easily stream their content, too.
Can I make or take calls from the Bose Smart Soundbar 300?
Yes. Using Alexa only, you can directly call Bose smart products, Amazon Echo products, and anyone in your contacts list. Simply say, “Alexa, call Mom,” to initiate a call. Or say “Alexa, answer,” to accept an incoming call. You do not need your phone to make or take a call, and it’s free of charge. However, when calling products, both parties are required to have this feature set up in order to use and be on Wi-Fi.
Currently, Amazon Alexa works with QC35 headphones II, QC35 II Gaming Headset, Headphones 700, Home Speaker 300, Smart Speaker 500, Portable Smart Speaker, Smart Soundbar 300, Soundbar 500, and Smart Soundbar 700
Can the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 be used with other Bose smart speakers and soundbars as part of a multi-room system?
Yes. The Bose Smart Soundbar 300 can play in synchronized multi-room groups with additional Bose smart speakers and soundbars.
What accessory components are available for the Bose Smart Soundbar 300?
If you want to add deeper bass to your soundbar, you can add on the optional wireless Bose Bass Module 700 or Bass Module 500. If you want to have a more immersive surround sound experience, you can add the optional wireless Bose Surround Speakers 700 or Bose Surround Speakers. Add a bass module and surround speakers if you want the full 5.1 experience.
Can I connect two wireless bass modules to my soundbar?
Yes. If you desire even more bass, you can wirelessly connect two bass modules to the Bose Smart Soundbar 300. But you can only connect two of the same bass modules. In other words, you must connect two Bose Bass Module 700 units or Bose Bass Module 500 units to a single soundbar. You cannot connect one Bose Bass Module 700 and one Bose Bass Module 500 to a single soundbar.
How do I wirelessly connect the optional Bose Bass Module and/or Surround Speakers?
The optional accessory speakers and bass modules are paired via the Bose Music app during the initial product setup. You will be prompted to add your accessory speakers after you download the Bose Music app and start the setup process. If you did not add a bass module or speakers during the initial setup process (or if you purchase them later) you can go into the settings menu for your soundbar in the Bose Music app and add them at any time.
Are the Bose Surround Speakers wireless?
Yes. The Bose Surround Speakers connect wirelessly to the Bose Smart Soundbar 300 — so no wires are required from the front of the room to the rear. But the Bose Surround Speakers do require electrical power to power the wireless receiver and there is speaker wire connecting the wireless receiver to the speaker itself.
Can source devices, such as a cable box, Blu-ray player, gaming system, etc., be connected directly to the Bose Smart Soundbar 300?
No. All sources must be connected to the TV and then a single connection (via the HDMI or optical cable) must be made from the TV to the soundbar.
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