SONOS is a US company founded in 2002 to pioneer wireless audio systems, and have assumed a position as the undoubted market leaders. The Sonos wireless Hi-Fi audio system delivers a full-bodied sound that’s crystal clear at any volume as well as access to an almost unlimited amount of music from a wide variety of audio sources. It combines Hi-Fi sound quality and rock-solid wireless connectivity in a smart system that is easy to set-up, control and expands. The system is controlled with one simple app, developed in-house by Sonos and subject to frequent free updates offering better sound quality or functionality. Multiple zones can be played independently of one another or simultaneously.
There are three main types of player in the Sonos system: all-in-one players such as thePlay:1, Play:5andONE, the Portfor integrating other audio systems into the Sonos network, and theSonos Ampfor use with other brands of speakers (including ceiling speakers). There is also a range ofhome cinema componentsto complete the system.
The Sonos Amp makes a discreet speaker solution possible because it can be located out of sight anywhere in your home. This could be in a cupboard, in the loft, or under the stairs for example. You then simply connect appropriateceiling speakersto play music absolutely anywhere you want without having speaker boxes in every room.