Bose Soundtouch 30 Series iii Wireless Music System Review


Are you looking for ‘the one’ speaker? The one you can keep in your home and listen to your favorite songs all day long?  The one that will give your counter top an eye-catching look?  Also, the one that delivers the clearest voice? And the one with a reasonable price tag? This Bose model, Soundtouch 30 series iii has got your back!

When Bose launched the Bose Soundtouch 30 series iii, no one expected all the great features, original specifications and a stylish look in one music speaker set. The SoundTouch 30 series iii is the famous one piece wireless music system by Bose. In this Bose Soundtouch 30 series iii review, you will get to know all the features and specifications that it has to offer.

Soundtouch 30 series iii Sound:

Like the size, the sound of Bose SoundTouch 30 iii is also big, stable, smooth and clear. You can put it in your lounge, and the sound will reach in every corner of your house. You can even use your SoundTouch 30 series iii at a party, and it will deliver the music in a perfect loud sound, without dropping even at its fullest volume.

The Bose SoundTouch 30 series iii wireless music system uses two mid range/ high-frequency drivers and a built in sub woofer.

Also, the Bose SoundTouch 30 series iii is built with a waveguard technology that results in warm, rich and detailed sound. This feature is also the reason of the SoundTouch 30 iii loudness. The SoundTouch 30 series iii also has a built-in woofer creating a bass that is powerful and emphasizing.

Bose Soundtouch 30 series iii Wireless Music System – Connectivity:

You can connect the Bose SoundTouch 30 series iii wireless music system by three things. An auxiliary input, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth.

You can play your songs wirelessly by connecting your SoundTouch 30 series iii through Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. Your device will be connected within seconds; it is as fast as that. Or, you can also connect your devices like your CD or DVD player by using the aux. The aux also works perfectly fine and delivers the best sound possible.

Also, don’t feel sad if you don’t get along with the mobile SoundTouch app thing. Bose SoundTouch 30 series iii also offers the old-school remote control, so with that, you can control the music easily.  The remote control has six options, and the design is also very simple yet classic.

The Bose SoundTouch 30 series iii wireless music system offers you a free app. With the SoundTouch app, you can control your SoundTouch speakers with just a click. From the app, you can turn up/down the volume, change the song, or you can even connect your speakers with musical apps like Pandora, Spotify, iHeart radio and more. You can now control the music without moving from your couch from either your app or your remote control.

Soundtouch 30 series iii Design:

The sleek and elegant design will take your heart! The design of the Bose SoundTouch 30 series iii wireless music system is beautiful, and it is a perfect device to keep in your home or office. Even though the Bose SoundTouch 30 iii is a large speaker set, it will deliver the sound with full bass and warmth. You do need to have extra space on your table so you can pose the Bose 30. As it is a large device; it will not look good on a messy counter. Also, it will look the best on a simple table as the speaker itself is very attractive. Soundtouch 30 series iii will surely give your table top a very classic look.

Soundtouch 30 series iii wireless music system is a rectangular box. On top of the device, you can find the preset buttons like the power button, Bluetooth, WI-Fi button and volume up/down options. The soundtouch 30 series iii speakers are in the front of the device with an OLED display that shows the information and status of the song playing. Also, on the front, there is a BOSE logo that makes the speaker look 10x more classical. At last, at the backside, there are connectivity options like USB ports, Ethernet and AUX port connectivity.

It is available in 2 classic colors- black and white that will blend beautifully with your home. You can buy the Bose Soundtouch 30 series iii speaker set in $399 only.

Setting the Bose SoundTouch 30 series iii:

Setting up the SoundTouch 30 iii is not difficult; you can easily get started with your speaker within minutes. The whole setup process will be done with the free SoundTouch Controller app; you just have to download the application, connect it to your home Wi-Fi and register with Bose.

 Soundtouch 30 series iii Features:

To sum up the whole review and all the features of the Bose Soundtouch 30 series iii wireless music system, here is a list of all of them at a glance.

  • Connect your speaker with built in Bluetooth, WI-Fi.
  • Connect your gadget to Auxiliary input and USB options.
  • Instant supported by Pandora, Spotify, iTunes, Deezer, iHeart radio, vTuner.
  • Six preset control buttons.
  • Free SoundTouch app to control music with your smart phone.
  • Play the same song on different speakers at the same time through SoundTouch 30 iii multi room feature.
  • Bose Soundtouch 30 has three built in speakers and a sub woofer.
  • Big Wave guide technology for room filling and loud sound.
  • Requires AC power for charging (5’ AC power cable included)
  • Can play mp3, WMA, Apple Lossless (ALAC) files.
  • Remote control ( included in the box)
  • OLED display on the speaker front that displays playing song status.
  • Intelligently built design
  • Perfect for outdoors/indoors.


Soundtouch 30 series iii Specifications:

Product Dimensions: 4.1 x 12.4 x 7.4 inches

Weight: 7 pounds

Free SoundTouch app

OLED display to show current music information

Multi room music

Musical connectivity: Can play MP3, AAC, WMA, and Apple lossless (ALAC)

Bose 30 colors: white and black.

Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

Enclosure type: Portable

Left driver size: 4.4.”

Right driver size: 2 x 2.”

Power Configuration: bi-amped

Soundtouch 30 series iii Pros:

  • Crystal clear and loud sounds
  • Multi room function
  • A free SoundTouch app that lets you control music fastly.
  • Built in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Soundtouch 30 series iii Cons:

  • Enormous speaker size.

Apart from this one con, which is also not for you if you have space to place this Bose 30; this music system is a must have.


What’s in the box| Soundtouch 30 series iii:

Owner’s manual

-SoundTouch 30 series iii wireless music system speaker

-5’ AC power cord

-Remote control (battery installed)

-38” micro USB cable

-1-year warranty card

-Safety instructions

-And, setup Guide book


In conclusion, the Bose SoundTouch 30 series iii wireless music system is a very powerful and elegant music system with so many amazing and new features that you will adore. Just like the early speaker models from Bose, this SoundTouch 30 series iii is also an all-rounder; with deep bass, new mid-range and of course- the smooth voice. This music speaker is perfect for the people who love music and have friends/family over more.


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