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Bose Lifestyle 48 Series IV DVD Home Entertainment System (Black)

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Product Highlights
  • uMusic Audio Storage (340 hrs)
  • 1080p Upscaling
  • ADAPTiQ System
  • Bose Link Technology
  • Includes: Integrated Receiver/DVD Player
  • 4x Jewel Cube Speakers
  • Center Channel Speaker
  • Acoustimass Bass Module

The advent of high-end, home theater entertainment is at your fingertips with the Bose Lifestyle 48 Series IV DVD Home Entertainment System (Black). It brings the movie theater experience right into your home, with unsurpassed clarity and style. The Lifestyle 48 system combines functionality and innovative Bose technologies, with an impressive 24-bit digital media center that utilizes an advanced DSP technology to create independent sound fields that envelop you in an unmatched surround-sound experience.

Bose's Lifestyle 48IV features its uMusic Intelligent Playback System, capable of digitally storing and organizing up to 340 hours of your favorite music.

This exquisite package features an integrated A/V receiver/multi-format progressive-scan DVD player, ADAPTiQ calibration, Award-Winning Jewel Cube speakers, Acoustimass Bass Module, and Videostage 5 audio decoding. In addition, the Lifestyle 48 offers 1080p upscaling, HDMI, coaxial/optical digital audio I/O, and a built-in AM/FM tuner. Also, enjoy multi-room expansion capabilities with the included Bose Link. This powerful feature enables the Bose Lifestyle 48IV to distribute your favorite audio selections to up to 14 additional areas throughout your home, with independent volume control for each area.

Innovative Bose Speaker Array
With the Lifestyle 48IV System, you get the experience of a full home theater without speakers and cables overcrowding your room. The four small front Jewel Cube speakers use technological innovation to give you the effects you might expect from having rear speakers.
uMusic Audio Storage (340 hrs)
The uMusic Intelligent Playback System lets you store up to 340 hours of music from CDs and MP3s and then easily find any song stored in the system. The playlist mode offers extensive functionality. And the intelligent playback mode can learn your tastes and create a tailored listening experience.
ADAPTiQ Audio Calibration
Taking the guesswork out of setting up your system, Bose has introduced ADAPTiQ that analyzes your room's dimensions and makes the adjustments automatically for optimum performance.
Videostage 5 Decoding Circuitry
With this proprietary Bose technology, you can enjoy five-channel surround sound from everything you play, including older TV programs and VHS tapes originally recorded in mono.
Acoustimass Module
The module delivers the clarity of pure low-frequency reproduction down to the lowest frequencies, even at the loudest levels.
Bose Link
Allows other Bose speakers and systems to seamlessly connect to a Lifestyle system. So your Lifestyle system becomes the center of a whole-home solution that lets you enjoy sound throughout your home, wherever sound is important.
VS-2 Video Enhancer
Simplifies the integration of a Lifestyle system with other video sources, including those with HDMI. Connect just one wire from the VS-2 video enhancer to the back of your TV, and receive the correct audio and video with the press of one button.
Jewel Cube Speaker Arrays
Features 40 innovative designs (i.e., nautilus port and Direct/Reflecting speaker technology) to deliver more open, spacious sound throughout the listening area.
High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI)
If you're looking to pump high-definition DVDs or TV broadcasts into your home theater, the Lifestyle 48IV will do the job. It features an HDMI output, capable of upconverting video signals to 1080p HD resolution. In addition, the LS48IV offers an HDMI input for connectivity to other high-definition components.
Progressive Scan
The Lifestyle 48IV features progressive scan playback, capable of scanning an entire video frame at once; scan-lines commonly associated with interlaced video are drastically reduced. The result is a spectacularly clear image with no motion artifacts (stair-stepping), and details so sharp they seem as if they're etched onto the screen.
Multi-Format Playback Capability
It offers a full-range of playback capabilities for enjoying movies, music and images. It can playback DVD-Audio/Video, DVD-R/W, CD, CD-R/RW, CD-ROM, PCM, VCD, MP3, MPEG-2.
Digital Surround Sound
The dynamic range of the this system is so well balanced and matched, that the center, front and rear channels blend effortlessly into a surreal home theater experience.
Built-In AM/FM
Enjoy your favorite radio broadcasts with surround sound processing, with the built-in AM/FM wide-band tuner.
Magnetically Shielded
The four satellite and center speakers are magnetically shielded to prevent picture interference when placed near your TV or display.
Full-Feature Remote Control
Included with this package is a full-feature remote control capable of executing every command on the Lifestyle 48IV system.
DVD Player/Receiver Combo
Surround RMS Power Not Specified by Manufacturer
No. of Channels 5.1
Input 2 Main Center
Optical Digital Audio: - x1
Coaxial Digital Audio: - RCA x4
Analog Audio: - RCA x4
Component: - RCA x1
S-Video: - x1
Composite Video: - RCA x1
FM Antenna: - Coaxial x1
AM Antenna : x1
TV Sensor: - Mini x1
Headphone: - Mini x1

VS-2 Video Enhancer
Composite Video: - RCA x3
S-Video: -x3
Component: - RCA x3
HDMI: - x2

Output 2 Main Center
Optical Digital Audio: - x1
Coaxial Digital Audio: - RCA x1
Analog Audio: - RCA x1
Composite Video: - RCA x1
S-Video: - x1
Component: - RCA x1
Speaker: - Mini x5

VS-2 Video Enhancer
Composite Video: - RCA x1
S-Video: -x1
Component: - RCA x1
HDMI: - x1
Surround Format Dolby Digital, DTS
Audio Recording Yes, Digital (up to 340 hours)
System NTSC
Region 1
Playback Format DVD-Audio/Video, DVD-R/W, CD, CD-R/RW, CD-ROM, PCM, VCD, MP3, MPEG-2
DVD Recorder No
Recording Format N/A
Tray Type Single
Digital Media Slot No
AM/FM Presets Yes, 50
Dimensions (WxHxD) Main Center
15.75 x 3.75 x 11.5" (400 x 95.2 x 292mm)
15.6 x 1.6 x 4.8" (396 x 40.6 x 121.9mm)
Weight Main Center
9 lbs (4.1kg)
2.5 lbs (1.13kg)
Configuration 4 x Satellite, 1 x Center
Shielded Yes / Magnetically Shielded
Connector Type Mini Plug
Speaker Type 2-Way
Drivers Dual 2.5" (63.5mm)
Dimensions (WxHxD) Satellites: 2.25 x 4.5 x 3.25" (57.1 x 114.3 x 82.5mm)
Center: 5.5 x 2.3 x 2.6" (139.7 x 58.4 x 66mm)
Weight Satellites: 1 lb (0.5kg)
Center: 2.36 lbs (1.07kg)
Enclosure Acoustic Suspension
Driver Dual 5.25" (133mm) Woofers
Impedance Not Specified by Manufacturer
Connectors Multi-Pin
Enclosure Bass Reflex
Dimensions (WxHxD) 8 x 13 x 21.6" (203.2 x 330 x 548mm)
Weight 26.2 lbs (11.9kg)
Power Requirements 120VAC, 60Hz
Bose Lifestyle 48 Series IV DVD Home Entertainment System (Black)
  • Media Center
  • AC Power Supply for Media Center
  • AC Power Cord for Media Center
  • Acoustimass Module
  • AC Power Cord for Acoustimass Module
  • VS-2 Video Enhancer
  • VS-2 Cable
  • 4 x Cube Speaker Arrays
  • Center Channel Speaker
  • 3 x Front Speaker Cables
  • 2 x Surround Speaker Cables
  • Audio Input Cable
  • Stereo Audio Cable
  • 6' Video Cable
  • S-Video Cable
  • 2 x Component Video Adapters
  • Mounting Strip
  • Rubber Feet for Acoustimass Module and Speakers
  • ADAPTiQ Audio Calibration System Headset
  • Remote Control
  • 4 x AAA Batteries
  • FM Antenna
  • AM Loop Antenna
  • IR Emitter Cable
  • TV On/Off Detector
  • Instruction Manual
  • 1-Year Parts & Labor Warranty
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