Logitech Squeezebox Boom

  • Logitech Squeezebox Boom
83
Based on 45 scores, 69 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    19
  • Good:
    18
  • Average:
    6
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Great sound quality.
  • Good number of features.
  • Upgradeable using external powered subwoofer or powered speakers.

Cons:

  • Expensive.
  • Unexpectedly entered a lengthy firmware upgrade loop on a few occasions but always recovered.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Tech2 on 70

Specs¾-inch high-definition, soft-dome tweeters and 3-inch high-power, long-throw woofersBi-amplified design with high performance signal processor, class D amplifiers and digital crossoversStereo XL™ technology widens the sound stage...

By PC Authority on 100

The Boom plays everything and sounds great, but it could be easier to use...

By TechwareLabs on -

Logitech has done one better with the Squeezebox ™ Boom to say the least. The sound quality is flawless and with the ability to plug in an additional sub woofer via the 3.5nm connector on the back it is possible to increase the volume to the upper...

By Macsimum News on 90

Logitech’s US$299.99 Squeezebox Boom is an all-in-one music player that can stream music to any room in your house over an 802.11g wireless network. It delivers impressive, distortion-free sound over its integrated 30-watt amplifier via two...

By Big Picture Big Sound on -

The Squeezebox Boom will open you up to a wealth of musical choices from all over the world including your own home network. It offers excellent sound quality for its size and an easy to navigate user interface. $299 for a table radio may seem a...

By Macworld UK on 80

Logitechs Squeezebox Boom is an attractive network music streamer and internet radio with sharp looks and great speakers. The Logitech Squeezebox Boom is largely similar to the Philips Streamium device weve also reviewed here. Both combine wireless...

By Bit-tech.net on 80

Squeezebox HardwareOnce you’ve got the software up and running and it’s scanned your hard disk, you need to configure the Boom itself. Early reviews complained it was fussy to set up, but we found it extremely easy. You can plug in an...

By PC Advisor on 80

We really liked the Logitech Squeezebox Boom, though arguably setup and feature navigation on the largely similar Philips NP2900 product was easier still. It’s a chunkier device than the Philips but would still fit neatly on a shelf or bedside...

By L.A. Audio File on -

The Logitech® Squeezebox™ Boom ($299.99) is by far the best music player to have graced my night stand. The bright, high-contrast VFD display with ambient light sensor for automatic dimming works great. The unit can stream internet radio...

By ConnectReviews on -

If you’re familiar with the original Squeezebox network music player, it allowed you to listen to the music on your computer in one location wirelessly over your hi-fi system. Logitech recently acquired the company and has been making significant...

By ITP.net on 80

Offers brilliant functions and decent audio quality. The only downside is you need to be tech-savvy to use it....

By Expert Reviews on 80

The Squeezebox Boom is a well-built audio streamer with front-panel controls and a small remote. We liked the chunky rubberised dial, which made it easy to enter our wireless password and scroll through lists of content. The large mono display is...

By Hardware-Pacers on 98

The Logitech Squeezebox Boom Network Music Player is an amazing audio product that can play music from any source on your network within one device. With the Squeezebox Boom a user can listen to digital music on the network from any room in the...

By Techgage on 95

Testing the Boom was a straight-forward affair. After connecting it to the SqueezeCenter software, it was as simple as finding a song and playing it. The volume is set on a 1 -100 scale and we were surprised to find that we were able to turn it all...

By SmallNetBuilder on -

Great combination of networked music player and iPod Touch / iPhone...

By Tech Loop on 85

the Squeezebox Boom is a great all-in-one network boom box for rooms without a full stereo. If you can get over the price tag this product is for...

By Gear Diary on -

Back when Judie was a fixture The Gadgeteer, she and I would occasionally write dually reviews. This was a term we coined that basically consisted of a review where we would chat back and forth about the product in question. Today we’re going to...

By Rbmods.com on -

My wife and I have both been testing this device for a week now and I have to say there is nothing that we can really complain about. It really does bring out some clear sound with a nice and comfortable bass. The menus and the finish on the device...

By Wi-Fi Planet on -

For several years now, the Logitech Squeezebox (formerly from Slim Devices) has been a great way to stream digital audio, over a home Wi-Fi network, to a room without a PC. But the catch, if you could call it that, is the Squeezebox’s lack of a...

By InsideHW on -

Logitech Squeezebox Boom has few minor flaws. Biggest problem is enormous AC power adapter that is an eyesore on great looking portable device. Piano finish cannot be counted in as serious fault because many users like it. Regards sound quality we can...