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the 701's give you spacious Direct/Reflecting  sound

Bose 701

Each of the larger 701 towers includes a side-firing 6-1/2" midrange driver that reflects sound off your rear and side walls for impressive spaciousness. Two fluid-cooled 2-1/4" Stereo Targeting® tweeters deliver pinpoint localization (you'll swear you can hear where the musicians are standing on stage).

The two 8" woofers inside the multi-chamber bass enclosure supply rich bass that seems to fill the room from every direction. It all adds up to a natural blend of reflected and direct sound much like you hear at a live performance. Maximum recommended power 400 watts. 32-1/2"H x 10-3/8"W x 12-1/2"D.

Priced per pair

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What's in the box?

  • Two boxes - each with one three-way speaker (left and right)
  • Manual w/ warranty information
  • Service center list
  • Registration

Features and Specs

Enclosure Bass reflex
Finish Vinyl
Color Black
Tweeter Cone
Tweeter Size (inches) 2.25
Midrange Size (inches) 6.5
Woofer Size (inches) 8
Woofer Composition Paper
Woofer Surround Foam
Built-in Powered Sub No
Video-Shielded No
Connector Type Spring clip
Bi-amp Inputs No
Parts Warranty ---
Labor Warranty ---
Power Range 10-400
Frequency Response N/A
Sensitivity N/A
Impedance (Ohms) 8
Amplifier Power ---
Height (inches) ---
Width (inches) ---
Depth (inches) ---
Weight ---

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Special Features

Each speaker uses two 8" woofers, one 6.5" mid-range, and two 2.25" tweeters.

The direct/reflecting speaker design:

  • Patented multi-chamber bass enclosure
  • Side-firing mid-range driver design
  • Automatic system protection circuitry
  • Syncom computer quality control

The speaker states that it is compatible with receivers or amplifiers rated from 10 to 400 watts per channel and 4 to 8 ohms. The IC power rating is 200 watts.

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