The black Sonos PLAY:1 is a compact and simple to set up Wireless Speaker. It has a graphite grille and lets you stream music from a variety of sources. It connects to your home network via Ethernet, or via built-in Wi-Fi. Once connected, you can stream music from iTunes or another personal music library. You can also stream music from thousands of free Internet Radio stations or from other network connected devices like your iPad or iPhone.
The Sonos PLAY:1 speaker features a mid-woofer and a tweeter, which are powered by independent Class-D amplifiers. Therefore it gives a full-range sound with clear highs and powerful bass. The speaker also has a ¼"-20 standard thread on the back that makes it compatible with most wall-mounting brackets. The speaker has a convenient top panel control buttons and a humidity-resistant enclosure.
The Sonos speaker has convenient top panel control buttons. If you don't have your smartphone or tablet nearby, you can easily control the PLAY:1 by using the buttons located on the top panel of the device. Pressing the Play/Pause button once will start or stop the music and pressing it twice will skip to the next track. The top panel also has the volume up/down controls.
The Sonos PLAY:1's 3.5" mid-woofer and tweeter both feature dedicated Class-D digital amplifiers that afford warm and rich full-range Hi-Fi sound. The mid-woofer provides deep, powerful bass and mids, while the tweeter yields clear highs.