How do I know if my Bose is refurbished?

Bose Certified Refurbished products come in new packaging with everything a new Bose product would: accessories, cables, up-to-date software, etc. It’s a better way to listen at a lower price. *Bose Certified Refurbished products may have minor, nearly undetectable blemishes.

What does factory renewed mean Bose?

Factory Renewed products have previously been purchased from one of our dealers or from our Direct Sales division. They have then been returned to us under our satisfaction guarantee. Usually Factory Renewed products don’t look any different than new products.

Do Bose products have a lifetime warranty?

Bose does not have a lifetime warranty plan. Bose provides a Limited Warranty, which lasts between 1-5 years depending on the item purchased. The Limited warranty is free of charge and covers defective products and materials. However, it does not pertain to damages caused by the consumer.

What does Bose firmware do?

Software and firmware updates improve product features and stability. Install any available updates to keep your product working at its best.

Does Bose still have trade in program?

Does Bose still have trade in program? Apparently, Bose completely shut down their trade in program. The trade in program was one of the main reasons I’ve been buying Bose for so long.

How do I update my Bose firmware?

To update your product:

  1. On a computer, go to to open the Bose updater.
  2. View the terms of use, then click Accept and Continue to start.
  3. Click Download and save the file to your computer.
  4. Open the file and install the updater.
  5. Connect your product to the computer with a USB cable.

Does Bose have a trade in program?

Exchange your old audio products and save up to 15% on Bose Home Theatre systems, Soundbars, speakers and headphones.

When did Bose QC3 come out?

June 15 2006
Release. QC3 headphones were first released on June 15 2006. They were Bose’s first pair of on-ear headphones.

Is refurbished damaged?

Like-New Condition. Sellers of refurbished items repair everything that’s damaged, then test the device to make sure it’s working properly. They also clean it and, in many cases, replace worn exterior parts, such as the faceplate or buttons. That means when you buy a refurb, it should both look and run like new.