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SoundTouch App and Speaker Firmware Update Available Nov. 19th

 

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On Monday November 19th, we will deploy updates to the SoundTouch App as well for all existing speakers. In addition to enhancements and bug fixes, vTuner (Internet Radio) will be removed and replaced by TuneIn radio. 

 

These updates also include a number of feature enhancements, bug fixes and stability improvements.

 

Versions

 

Android

App: 20.0.2 20.0.3 (11/21)

Available: Nov 19

iOS

App: 20.0.3 (11/26)

Available: Nov 19

SoundTouch Speakers

Firmware: 20.0.6

Available: Nov 19

 

Release Timeline

 

November 19th

 

  • SoundTouch App update in both Apple App store and Google Play store
  • All Internet connected SoundTouch speaker systems

 

Details

 

  • TuneIn replaces Internet Radio. Please login and update your SoundTouch app to enable this change. 

 

  • Spotify: An Artists ribbon is now available.  This list is supplied by Spotify based on a user’s listening behavior.

 

  • Improvements have been made for account creation & password reset workflows in SoundTouch.  SoundTouch accounts are now linked with Bose ID.

 

  • Added version information for home theater add-ons, like bass modules or rear speakers.

 

  • The SoundTouch SA-5 Amp will power off the front LEDs when in network standby for purposes of the European Commission’s 2019 energy requirements for networked equipment.

 

  • Fixed various 4K video quality issues including persistent red/blue/green vertical lines appearing on video display with Lifestyle and ST300 Soundbar.

 

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.