Tag Archive: Sonos


Plex gets improvements for Sonos, adds visuals for Echo Show/Spot, and more

Plexamp is also coming to Alexa and Roku devices.

Although Plex is most widely-used for storing movie and TV content, the platform is also great for housing your music library. Today, Plex announced a bundle of music-centric features that are now available for users.

Plex has existed on Sonos speakers for some time, but today, it’s leaving its beta stage and launching as a properly completed app. With this official release, Plex for Sonos can now search  [Read More…]

Sonos One will be available in red, yellow, and green this September

The new colors will come with a $ 30 price increase over the regular models.

The Sonos One is already a good-looking speaker, but it’ll soon get a welcome jolt of color thanks to a new partnership with Danish design brand HAY.

This coming September, Sonos will launch the HAY Sonos One Limited Edition Collection with new red, yellow, and green models. The colors were taken directly from HAY’s 2018 design palette, and although they won’t be  [Read More…]

Audible is now available on Sonos speakers

Ready to use right now.

Smart speakers from Amazon, Google, and Apple are incredibly popular right now, but even so, Sonos has managed to stay plenty relevant. Today, the company is adding something to its speakers that fans have been wanting for years — support for Audible.

Starting today, you can now listen to your Audible audiobooks natively on Sonos speakers.

Per Sonos’ official blog:

It’s rare to block out your unending to-do list and take a  [Read More…]

Alexa voice controls now available for Sonos One in Canada

Canada finally joins the Sonos and Alexa fun.

Sonos has quickly risen up as one of the leaders in the smart speaker market, and today, its customers in Canada are getting a nice treat.

After launching in the U.S., UK, and Germany, the Sonos One in Canada is getting a free software update for built-in Alexa voice controls.

Like we’ve seen in the above countries, Alexa takes the already great Sonos One and makes it even better.  [Read More…]

New bundle drops the Sonos One back to its lowest price

Why buy one speaker for $ 350 when you can get two?

We’ve only seen one discount on the Sonos One, and it didn’t last long. If you are in the market for a pair of them you won’t want to miss this offer. The Sonos One is the latest speaker from the company, and it has Amazon’s Alexa abilities built right in. This discount brings the price of each speaker down to $ 175, which is  [Read More…]

Google Home Max vs. Sonos

While Google Home Max takes a poke at Sonos’ top-shelf speakers, it’s merely a product. Sonos is a system.

You can’t help but look at Google Home Max — the large, $ 400 version of Google Home — and come to the conclusion that Google is sticking its nose where Sonos has been for years.

That’s not to say that Google hasn’t done well in the realm of wireless music. Its Chromecast protocol made it ridiculously easy to “cast”  [Read More…]

Sonos One and Alexa are a match made in heaven

Alexa gets the headlines when it comes to Sonos’ new speaker, but it’s even more assistants and services are coming — and that’s what’s truly exciting.

It’s easy to look at what Sonos announced today in New York City — a new Sonos One speaker, with microphones and Amazon Alexa integration built in, as well as external Alexa support for its older speakers — and think “OK, that’s it. That’s easy.”

Only, that’s not it. And it’s not easy. There’s  [Read More…]

Sonos debuts its first voice-ready, smart speaker in Sonos One

Sonos on Wednesday introduced its all-new smart, voice controlled speaker in the form of the Sonos One. Available for pre-order today, the $ 199 speaker will begin shipping later this month, on October 24. Out of the box, the Sonos One is equal parts Sonos and Alexa. Users can leverage the speaker in all of the […]

Bring wireless music to your home with the $165 Sonos Play:1

The powerful and compact Sonos Play:1 speaker is currently $ 35 off at eBay, dropping the price of it down to just $ 165. While $ 35 may not seem like a big discount, it isn’t too often that we see any savings on these speakers, so you don’t want to miss when it happens.

Whether you have Sonos speakers already spread throughout your house or are looking to get started with your first one, taking advantage of discounts when  [Read More…]

Sonos to announce a smart speaker at Oct. 4 press event

Sonos is expected to join Amazon, Google, and Apple in offering a voice controlled smart speaker.

Thanks to FCC filings and rumors, we’re pretty certain Sonos is about to announce its entry into the smart speaker market. Sonos sent out press invites to an October 4 event where the company is expected to announce an Amazon Echo-like smart speaker.

[email protected] sends press invites to an event in NYC on Oct 4 – https://t.co/5io7tqHhtA pic.twitter.com/kcoAThKHrm

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