Hello, We are not affiliated with Bose but are a non-biased group of Techs to help you with advice. The Bose Wave is a decent system, but is plagued with reliability issues. I've seen more issues with Bose systems on this site, than any other brand out there. The coupon that you have claiming a $299 value is not to be believed. This is a promo that Bose offers to everyone. If you'd like to get a really nice system, without paying for the name then here is what I would personally buy at the link below. It is much better built, offers better sound and reliability:
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