Sonos PLAY:1 Wireless Streaming Music Speaker Review
24 July 2014
Excerpt: In Frank Oz's criminally underrated comedy What About Bob? , Bob Wiley (Bill Murray) reminds us: There are two types of people in this world: those who like Neil Diamond and those who don't. My ex-wife loves him.
Pros: Tiny footprint, big sound, Easy to pair with a second PLAY:1 for stereo sound, Sonos Controller mobile app keeps getting better
Cons: Looks weatherproof, but it isn't, Wish list: rechargeable battery for easier outdoor use, Black and white are a good start. More colors please!
Excerpt: The Good Great sound - Stylish build - Easy setup - Humidity-resistant The Bad iOS app interface could use iOS 7 makeover - Audio playback is limited to Sonos-supported services Improvements in wireless technology over the years has made it increasingly easier to offer music playback in every room...
Excerpt: Sonos is the gold standard when it comes to multi-room audio and it’s a lot more flexible than simply hooking up speakers to a few Airport Expresses spread around your home. Sonos speakers create their own wireless mesh network, so you only need to connect one speaker (or a Sonos bridge) to your...
The Sonos PLAY:1 packs a significant punch considering its size and produces surprisingly good bass
Good Gear Guide.au
7 December 2013
Summary: The PLAY:1 is Sonos' smallest and cheapest speaker yet, and has been designed as an affordable, entry level music streaming device. It packs a significant punch considering its size and produces surprising bass levels, though we would have loved to see a battery-operated option to enhance...
Pros: Attractive, well constructed design, Excellent sound quality & volume, Ease of use and setup
Cons: Requires AC power (no battery), No 3.5mm audio jack, Midrange can become muddy
Conclusion: Het design van de speaker is bescheiden en de afwerking is – zoals we van Sonos gewend zijn – uitstekend. En heb je al Sonos-apparatuur in huis, dan is dit een prima aanvulling voor bijvoorbeeld je slaapkamer of keuken. Aanrader!