Sonos Play:5

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Engadget Review

The Play:5 is the best speaker Sonos has ever made. Its reliance on a single app for controlling all your audio services means the software experience isn't quite as slick as it could be, but it's easy to set up and sounds as good as its $499 price tag suggests.

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Pros

  • Simple setup and tuning
  • Easy to turn into multi-room system with other, cheaper Sonos speakers
  • Audio quality is excellent
  • Long list of supported services
  • Line-in adds limitless music options

Cons

  • Searching for music in app is cumbersome
  • No dedicated remote
  • Priced even higher than previous generation
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If you’re really only going to use a speaker to listen to digital music, Sonos is a dream

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Key Specs

TYPE
Wireless speakers
CONNECTIONS
3 5mm, Wifi, Ethernet

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