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Sonos Play:1 wireless speaker

 
Approximate retail price:
$179.81
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Summary: A Sonos compatible Wi-Fi wireless home speaker system.
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About - Sonos Play:1
A Wi-Fi based wireless home speaker system that uses a proprietary Sonos mesh network.
About This Brand

Sonos, which helped pioneer the multiroom wireless speaker category, has a lineup of Wi-Fi speakers that can be used either independently, as part of a multichannel sound system, or as a speaker in a multi-room system. Prices range from low to high.

Features & Specs - Sonos Play:1
info Wireless type WiFi
info Wi-Fi content sharing technology Sonos
info Optional multi-room sharing Yes
info Audio format Mono
info Remote No
info Power source AC
info Stereo analog audio input Optional
info iPod Docking No
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User Reviews - Sonos Play:1
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5.0
Remarkable Sound, Can be Confusing to determine what's neede
7/11/2015
Pros
Excellent sound
Flexible
Multiple uses
No Wires
Small Footprint
Very Good Bass Being Smal
Cons
Can be confusing
Best Uses
As Stereo Speakers
As surround speakers
Listening to music
Comment:
I bought two Sound 1 speakers after experiencing the Sonos Soundbar, and deciding to create a surround system with Sonos. I did not know at the time how good these small speakers are. <br /><br />They are exceptional as surround speakers, and even better, they are remarkable as stereo speakers. The sound quality exceeds the Bose AM-5 system I've had for years. Rich, full, good imaging, and enough bass to fill a small room (we added the sub, which rocks as well).<br /><br />The ONLY issue with Sonos is that the very versatility that is a good feature also becomes a negative, as you try to figure out exactly what you do and don't need. The earlier reviews all say you need a bridge, but the more recent point out the newer firmware does not need one.<br /><br />Also: When I first set up the Sound 1, I added them as additional speakers, not surround. It took a little while to figure out how to resolve my mistake, but once I finally did, they began performing flawlessly, and the entire system works perfectly for our living area (15x25).
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
(2 of 9 customers found this review helpful)
 
2.0
Don't swich Router
3/14/2015
Pros
Great Sound quality
Cons
Only Connects To Wifi
Best Uses
For parties
Comment:
I swiched my router to a belkin. the belkin dosent have the right features for the speaker. I wouldent get the speeker if you are going to get a router.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
(1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
 
5.0
Sonos Play 1
1/2/2015
Pros
easy to use and customize
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
It is easy to customize sound around the house, The grouping feature is very handy.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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