HiFi Sound for Your Television PLAYBAR’s nine-speaker design floods your home with huge waves of epic, full-theatre sound for TV, Web, Movies and Video Games.
All the music on earth PLAYBAR is also a stand-alone all-in-one Sonos player that allows you to wirelessly stream all the music on earth—your iTunes library, your favourite music services, and thousands of Internet radio stations, shows and podcasts.
Access all the music on earth
Pre-loaded Internet radio stations - free of charge Get over 100,000 free radio stations, shows, and podcasts -- all for free. And you can tune in without turning on your computer. Browse for stations or type in specific call letters or a radio host you love.
Endless music from the most popular online music services Sonos works seamlessly with Amazon Music, Deezer, iHeartRadio, JB Hi-Fi NOW, JUKE, MOG, Pandora®, Rdio®, Rhapsody®, SiriusXM™, Slacker® Radio, Songza, Spotify®, Stitcher SmartRadio™, Radio by TuneIn, Concert Vault, WiMP, and downloads from any service offering DRM-free tracks. (Service availability varies by region.)
Computer-free music playback Get instant access to millions of songs and thousands of radio stations — without ripping, downloading or turning on a computer. Sonos connects directly to these services over the Internet and then streams the music to the rooms of your choice.
Play the music on your computer in any room Play music stored on up to 16 PCs, Macs or NAS (Network Attached Storage) devices on your home network, supporting the most popular audio formats, from iTunes® to MP3.
Control your Sonos music system with your smartphone, tablet and more
Control all your music and rooms with your Android™ device, iPhone®, iPod touch®, and iPad™ Free Sonos Controller apps for Android, iPhone and iPad let you control your Sonos players, music on the Internet and your computer right from the palm of your hand. Download the apps for free on the iTunes App Store or Google Play™.
Integrated, multi-room control If you have multiple music players, you can control what music is playing in every room in your house, from anywhere in your house. Sonos Controllers aren’t tied to a specific player, so you can use any Controller to control the music and the volume in all your rooms.
Find and play your favourite songs in an instant Browse or search for songs and stations, choose the music, and control the volume from anywhere in the home.
Wireless connectivity Android devices, iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad connect to your Sonos system through your home WiFi network.
Includes Sonos Controller for Mac or PC Turn any Mac or PC desktop or laptop computer in your home into a Controller. The software is included for free with every Sonos component.
Simple setup and expandable design
Expandable wireless system Expand your music system room by room — without adding wires. Add new Sonos components with the press of a single button.
Automatic software updates
New features and music services delivered automatically — and for free The Sonos system keeps getting better over time with new features and music services. Once the Sonos music system has been registered, Sonos will automatically notify you when software updates are available. Simply press one button and your system updates itself.
|Amplifier power (watts)||Sonos Sub woofer: Two Class-D digital amplifiers perfectly tuned to match the speakers and acoustic architecture.
Sonos Playbar: Nine Class-D digital amplifiers
|Bass port?||Sonos Subwoofer: Dual acoustic ports carefully tuned to enhance the SUB performance.|
Ethernet port - A single Ethernet port that can connect the SUB to a wired home network.
Wireless - SonosNet, a secure AES encrypted, peer-to-peer wireless mesh network
Sonos Playbar: 2 x Ethernet connection (via RJ45)
1 x optical digital in (via toslink)
|Drivers||Sonos Subwoofer: Two force-cancelling speakers positioned face-to-face for deeper, richer sound and zero cabinet buzz or rattle.
Sonos Playbar: Three tweeters, six mid-range drivers
|Finish||Sonos Subwoofer: Gloss Black, Matt Black, White
Sonos Playbar:Black with silver trim
|Frequency response (Hz)||Sonos Sub (Wireless Subwoofer) : Plays down to 25 Hz|
|Key decoding||Sonos Playbar: Plays all common TV audio formats, including Dolby Digital 2.0, Dolby Digital 5.1 and PCM|
|W x H x D||Sonos Subwoofer: 380mm x 402mm x 158mm
Sonos Playbar: 900mm × 85mm x 140mm
|Weight||Sonos Sub (Wireless Subwoofer) : 16kg
Sonos Playbar Soundbar And Wireless Speaker : 5.4kg
Best Multiroom Streamer (Sonos system):
"The family of Sonos products is now more flexible than ever."
What HiFi Awards 2012