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can I play my IPhone 4 through my Bose Cinemate system

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can I play my IPhone 4 through my Bose Cinemate system?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Expert:  Aric replied 5 years ago.
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Yes, you can definitely play your Iphone through your Bose Cinemates. All you need is an 1/8" stereo to dual RCA cable that you can pick up at Radio Shack. Then simply plug the 1/8" end into the Iphone headphone jack, and the RCA Ends into the Bose Red and White input jacks.

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
My Cinemate system is an older model and there are no red and white jacks.
Expert:  Aric replied 5 years ago.
What does the Cinemate have for inputs? Is it a small jack similar in size to the headphone jack on the Iphone?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
There is a separate module that is used for the remote and it has a red and white jacks and says TV audio.
Expert:  Aric replied 5 years ago.
Thank you for the reply. Then you would connect it as I described above to the Red and White jacks on the module. If these are already occupied by the TV then get a pair of RCA splitters so you can keep both TV and Iphone plugged in at the same time.
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