The Companion 5 multimedia speaker system gives your computer an enveloping sound experience from multi-channel content without the complications of a five-speaker surround sound system. Two small, elegant speaker arrays and a hideaway Acoustimass module combine to create a thrilling audio experience that puts you in the middle of the action. The Companion 5 system brings your music, games and movies to life with rich, detailed sound that can turn your computer system into a real entertainment center. Setup is a snap. The Companion 5 system connects to your computer through a USB port. No sound card upgrades. No extra hardware or software. And no adapters or complicated wiring. One simple connection to your computer and youre enjoying thrilling, lifelike sound. The simple, elegant design defines its true Bose heritage. An advanced control pod puts volume and mute functionality at your fingertips, while providing easy connection to an additional audio input, such as a portable MP3 player, as well as a headphone jack for private listening. Hear the Companion 5 multimedia speaker system for yourself, and hear why Bose is the most respected name in sound.