The Buyer's Guide

Find it, buy it and tell us how you really feel.

Sonos PLAYBAR

from  $699+
84
Engadget
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
84

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Sonos' Playbar makes an excellent addition to your living room, but only well-heeled music lovers can afford one.

Pros
  • Simple set up
  • Great, room-filling sound for a soundbar
  • Top-notch build quality
Cons
  • Expensive
  • Mobile app needs a better UI
Read Full Review

Scores

Engadget

84
 

User Reviews

90
ndquietman
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
100
ls4driver
A gadget unicorn - Engadget
90
rbn
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
Write a Review

Key Specs

Type
Soundbar
Wireless capable
Yes
Model

General

Type
Soundbar (3 channels)

Connections

Wireless capable
Yes

Enclosure

Enclosure material
Plastic / synthetic
Magnetic shielding
Yes
Outdoor use
No
Removable speaker grilles
No