Summary: I have been looking for this kind of system for years. Now that I have it I am fully satisfied. You can have music in every room just plug in your speaker. You can control your system both from your computer or your smartphone. Really cool.
Summary: Sonos play 1 are small in size but they are big in sound. The clarity sound at higher volumes is amazing (highs and mids) , with nice crisp bass.Great job Sonos!
Pros: Great sound in a small package , Very easy set up, Not an eye sore in a room,
Cons: Only con is speakers need a power cord! Wish these can have a battery pack for hanging on walls and/or better portability around the house. I was gonna mount on my walls but looking/thinking of a power cord running down my wall was very discouraging. Have on a corner table and it's perfect and ...
Excerpt: I had problems setting it up, but I think upon reflection that it was almost all related to the fact that I didn't allow new devices to use my WiFi without going into my router and adding them. 99% of the users won't have this problem, so setting it up will probably be cake.
Summary: Having fallen in love with my Sonos Connect, I purchased the Sonos Play for my mother as a Christmas gift. She listens to music while in her sewing room, and isn't as preoccupied with sound quality as I am.
Pros: Ease of set up
Compact but powerful
A comparatively inexpensive starting point for those new to networked speakers