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Price $300.00

A Sonos compatible WiFi wireless home speaker system.

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A WiFi-based wireless home speaker system that uses a proprietary Sonos mesh network.


Wireless type Wireless type The type of wireless technology used. Bluetooth works from device to device over a relatively short distance; it is well suited for wireless connections between devices in the same room. WiFi works from devices to device using an existing WiFi network; it's range is the range of the network and it is well suited for wireless connections between devices in different rooms of a house.
Audio format Audio format "Mono" systems provide audio information from a single speaker array in one enclosure. "Stereo" systems provide two channels of audio information either as two separate speaker arrays in two separate enclosures, or as two separate speaker arrays that are both housed in one enclosure.
Dimensions HxWxD (in.) Dimensions HxWxD The height, width, and depth of the system, in inches.
5.25 x 10.75 x 7.5
Claimed battery life Claimed battery life


WiFi content sharing technology WiFi content sharing technology The communication systems used to transfer (stream) data via a WiFi network. The Apple AirPlay streaming system can stream audio to one AirPlay compatible device from a mobile device running AirPlay (i.e. iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad) and up to six different AirPlay compatible devices from a computer running iTunes. The Sonos system can stream audio from Internet radio or the audio files from the home network computer to Sonos speaker systems and other Sonos components in up to 32 separate rooms. The maximum number of DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) compatible devices that can send/receive audio streams is not specified - it depends on the WiFi network bandwidth.
Optional multi-room sharing Optional multi-room sharing Can be used as one of many speakers in a multi-room speaker set up that allows audio to be streamed wirelessly via a WiFi network to different rooms.
Remote Remote Comes with a remote control, or an optional remote control and/or an optional remote control app is available for the system that can be downloaded to a smartphone or tablet.
Power source Power source The unit can be operated on AC, batteries, or either as specified.
Adjustable tone settings Adjustable tone settings Indicates if system has bass and treble controls, selectable pre-set tone settings, or a graphic equalizer controls that can be used to adjust the speaker's tonal balance to improve tonal accuracy and/or suit personal preference.
Sleep timer Sleep timer Can be set to shut off at a predetermined time or after a predetermined time period.
Wake timer Wake timer Can be set to turn on at a predetermined time or after a predetermined time period.
Speaker phone w/built-in mic Speaker phone w/built-in mic Can be used as speakerphone speaker when paired via Bluetooth to a cellphone.
Updatable software/firmware Updatable software/firmware Firmware or software can be update to incorporate new features that become available for the system.
Warranty (mos.): parts/labor Warranty (mos.): parts/labor Indicates the length of the manufacturer's warranty for parts and labor, in months.
Other features Other features Other features that may be included are listed here.
Can steam to other Sonos components, but does not receive content via Wi-Fi unless used with at least one other Sonos component; the least expensive option for Wi-Fi operation is the Sonos Bridge ($50). Stereo audio output when oriented horizontally, mono when oriented vertically. Software installed on the home network computer during setup acts as system control. A free remote control App can be downloaded to iPhone or Android smartphones. The Sonos system can stream audio from Internet radio, the home network computer, and iPhones/iPod Touches/iPads or Android smartphones or tablets that are being used as remote controls. Audio can be streamed to additional Sonos speaker systems in up to 32 separate rooms from up to 32 different sources. Optional analog audio input (can conect analog audio device and than stream to Sonos speakers) via Sonos Play:5 ($399), Sonos Connect ($349), or Sonos Connect:Amp ($499) used on the same network. Two Play:3s can be used together as a two speaker stereo system, a Sonos Sub ($699) can be added to create a 2.1 channel system (single Play:3 and Sub or two Play:3s used as a stereo pair and Sub), and two Play:3s can be used with the Sonos Playbar ($699), with or without the Sonos Sub, as the rear channels of a 5.0 or 5.1 channel system.
Included accessories Included accessories Indicates what additional accessories are included.
Sonos Setup and Control program, AC cord, LAN cable.


Stereo analog audio input Stereo analog audio input Has a jack for a two-channel analog audio input connection from another device such as a MP3 player, TV, cable box, or satalite receiver.
iPod Docking iPod Docking Allows you to physically connect and charge your iPod, iPhone, or iPad and perform at least basic functions like play, pause, and skip.
Optical digital audio input Optical digital audio input Has a jack for an optical digital audio input connection from another device such as a TV, cable box, or satalite receiver.
Headphone jack Headphone jack Headphone jacks let you listen to audio output through standard stereo headphones.
Active subwoofer pre-amp out Active subwoofer pre-amp out Has an output connection for a subwoofer with a built-in amplifier.
Other connections Other connections Other connections not mentioned above.
LAN (for wired Network connection)

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