Hardware and software custom-designed by Sonos
to produce rich, powerful sound, HiFi sound that’s crystal clear at any
Two Class-D digital amplifiers perfectly tuned to match the
speakers and acoustic architecture
One tweeter creates a crisp and accurate high
One 3.5 in/9 cm mid-woofer ensures the faithful reproduction
of mid-range frequencies crucial for accurate playback of vocals
and instruments, as well as delivery of deep, rich bass
Turn two PLAY:1s into separate left and right channel
speakers to create wider, bigger, and deeper sound
5.1 Home theater
Add two PLAY:1 speakers to PLAYBAR and SUB
for a true surround sound experience
Audio formats supported
Support for compressed MP3, iTunes Plus, WMA (including purchased Windows Media downloads), AAC (MPEG4), AAC+, Ogg Vorbis, Audible (format 4), Apple Lossless, Flac (lossless) music files, as well as uncompressed WAV and AIFF files. Native support for 44.1kHz sample rates. Additional support for 48kHz, 32kHz, 24kHz, 22kHz, 16kHz, 11kHz, and 8kHz sample rates.
Note: Apple "Fairplay", WMA DRM and WMA Lossless formats not currently supported. Previously purchased Apple "Fairplay" DRM-protected songs may be upgraded.
Music services supported
Sonos works seamlessly with Amazon Music, Deezer, iHeartRadio, JB Hi-Fi NOW, JUKE, Last.fm, MOG, Pandora®, Rdio®, Rhapsody®, SiriusXM™ Internet Radio, Slacker® Radio, Songl, Songza, Spotify®, Stitcher SmartRadio™, TuneIn, Wolfgang’s Vault®, WiMP, and downloads from any service offering DRM-free tracks. (Service availability varies by region.)
Operating systems (for stored files)
Windows® XP SP3 and higher; Mac running OS X 10.6.8 or greater; NAS (Network Attached Storage) devices supporting CIFS
Internet radio supported
Streaming MP3, WMA
Album art supported
JPEG, PNG, BMP, GIF
iTunes®, Rhapsody, WinAmp®, Windows Media Player®, and MusicMatch™ (.m3u, .pls, .wpl)
Crossfade, shuffle, repeat
Works on your home WiFi network with any 802.11b/g, 2.4GHz broadcast capable router.
Also works on SonosNet, a secure AES encrypted, peer-to-peer wireless mesh network dedicated exclusively for your Sonos system to reduce WiFi interference
Functions to extend and enhance the power of SonosNet 2.0.
One 10/100Mbps Ethernet port
AC 120/240V, 50-60Hz, auto-switchable
Volume and Play/Pause. Press Play/Pause button once to start or stop the music and twice to skip to the next track.
Indicates PLAY:1 status
Dimensions (H x W x D)
6.36 x 4.69 x 4.69 (in) / 161.45 X 119.7 x 119.7 (mm)
1/4 inch (6.75mm) / 20-thread
4.08 lb (1.85 kg)
32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
-20°C to 70°C
Designed to withstand high-humidity, such as in a
bathroom with a running shower. (The PLAY:1 is not waterproof or water
White with light metallic grille; black with
Sonos System Software supports : Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish and Brazilian Portuguese.
SONOS PLAY:1, power cord, flat Ethernet cable, Sonos QuickStart Guide, and Legal/Warranty information
Total package weight
5.36 lb / 2.43 kg (including cables and
* Internet connection required for access to Internet radio stations, online music services and software updates (DSL, cable modem or LAN-based high-speed Internet connection required.) Internet functionality may require payment of separate fee to a service provider; local and/or long distance telephone charges may apply.
Note: All specifications subject to change without notice.