Its unusual vertical shape speakers make it different from any other conventional PA system speakers and give advantages to deliver tonally balanced sound. It is compact, light in weight (only 25 lbs), smaller in size and very easy to transport from here and there. It has an excellent innovative modular design that makes its installation very easy and fast. It can also cover space limitation. When space is limited you can arrange it in a collapsed configuration and when not you can arrange it in extended configuration.
It has two unique setup positions: first one is extended (78.5'H) and second one is collapsed (16.5'H). For larger sound coverage you can use loudspeaker extensions to elevate the array. For smaller sound coverage, just place it in a tabletop. This system does not require speaker cables and any type of bass or stands modules which make it very easy to install within a minute.
Bose L1 Compact system provides two channels, one with an XLR for a vocal mic and another with a 1/4' for keyboards, acoustic guitar pickups, basses, and other instrumental requirements. It also supports mp3 player, portable audio devices and RCA stereo with CD/DVD player. Its vocal channel has high and low EQ and guitar channel has a knob to control the volume. Another good feature is that each channel has a chip indicator that shows green light when signal is present and red light when signal is clipping.
It has a tone match switch that an operator can engage when plugging in an acoustic guitar. It enables the instant optimization of acoustic guitar sound to the L1 compact. Its rear panel has two outputs: one is RCA, a mono line level output for connecting audio devices such as CD/DVD recorders and another is a 1/4' output, a TRS/TS line output to balance TRS while using a TS cable. In simple words its interface is very user friendly that anyone can use it.
To run this system, you do not have to carry mixer, bass cabinet or separate amplifier. All these are built-in and its power stand includes an integrated amplifier and bass speaker with a built-in mixer that provides a total of 4 inputs and 2 outputs. Definitely, it is best for musical performers, classrooms party, mobile DJs, business presentation and similar other events sound coverage.
Hopefully through this review many of your questions must have been set up regarding on Bose L1 Compact system. So, if you are looking for a PA system that will provide you clear and throughout sound coverage, then you should better buy a Bose L1 Compact system to meet your purposes efficiently and effectively.