• Sonos Play:3
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The Sonos Play:3 features three Class-D digital amplifiers and three drivers--one tweeter and two 3-inch mid-range drivers, as well as one passive, rear-firing bass radiator. The cabinet has volume and mute control and it measures up 5.2 x 10.5 x 6.3 inches (132 x 268 x 160 mm) while weighing in at 5.7 pounds (2.6 kg).

Expert reviews and ratings

By booredatwork.com on -

The Sonos music system, is one that helps you create a wireless music stage in your home. the beauty of Sonos with the PLAY 3 is that you can have your music anywhere you want in your home; from the kitchen to the living room to the balcony. The PLAY:3...

By Wired on 80

When it comes to multi-room wireless music systems, Sonos has been one of the go-to choices for years now. Even with the proliferation of wireless AirPlay and Bluetooth speakers, no other system has been able to match the company's unique combination of...

By Digital Trends on 90

Sonos has a real winner on its hands with the Play:3. Its blend of excellent sound, smart style, dependable operation and ease of use makes it a standout performer in the world of wireless audio. And considering just how much you get for your money,...

By PC Authority on 83

Can the latest gadget from the wireless streaming pioneer compete with its AirPlay-packing rivals?...

By GadgetReview on 100

Christen Costa 5.0 5.0 The Sonos Play:3s deliver seriously good sound in a small package with an...

By gottabemobile.com on -

If you love music, but are sick of listening on the puny smartphone speakers or being chained to headphones while you move through your house, you need to get a Sonos system.The new Sonos PLAY:3 is a smaller, more affordable HiFi system that delivers...

By Whathifi.com on 100

It might not feel like it, but has been around for quite a while. Perhaps the reason it always feels fresh and vibrant is because the company is constantly evolving.A recent rebranding exercise has resulted in the Play:3, which brings with it an all...

By The Verge on 90

The company signed Greg Perlot, Sonos' new Chief Brand Officer, to execute the second part of its plan. While we don't normally concern ourselves with marketing execs, it's worth noting that Greg is the former Microsoft director of advertising...

By Stuff.tv on 100

Easy to install, sounds great and won't break the bank. Top marks all round...

By theregister.co.uk on 90

Sonos has at last built a wireless music box for the less well-off - and built a rather good one too. The Play:3 is physically small enough to be easily sited in any lounge, office or bedroom but produces a big enough sound to act as a primary...

By CNET UK on 80

The cheapest Sonos speaker yet, the Play:3, is as easy to use and as versatile as we'd expect. But, if you can lay down a few more notes, the Sonos Play 5 is worth the...

By Computeractive on 100

The new Play: 3 finally makes Sonos (relatively) affordable – and quality is great...

By Big Picture Big Sound on 88

The PLAY:3 isn't the best-sounding product that Sonos makes, but it's certainly the most compact, the simplest to use and configure, and the most affordable. On its own, in a single speaker configuration it doesn't quite belt out the music at high...

By Macworld Australia on 100

If you are looking for state- of-the-art sound quality mixed with the ability to have millions of songs at your fingertips, this is the system for you. The Play:3 is the most seamless wireless networking solution I have ever tried. Sonos does become...

By PC Advisor on -

The Sonos Play:3 is a really impressive network music player that is ideal for music fans with smaller homes to fill with sound. Though the need for a separate Bridge unit bumps up the price a smidgen, for £300 you have an incredibly flexible music...

By PC Mag on 70

The Sonos Play:3 sounds fantastic and is finally affordable, but the omission of an aux input or the ability to dock or stream directly from a phone or iPod make the system less versatile than other wireless audio options....

By cnet on 80

While it doesn't sound quite as good as the larger Play:5, the Sonos Play:3 delivers a superior streaming-audio experience that you can control from any iOS device or Android...

By CNET Australia on 85

The Sonus Play:3 is an affordable first step into the world of multi-room audio, and sounds better than most iPod...

By Craving Tech on -

SONOS:PLAY3 speaker is compact, portable, yet has a high quality output. The listening experience through it is simply amazing. The setup is pretty easy even if you have multiple SONOS:PLAY3 or other SONOS speakers in your disposal. You can hook them...

By Engadget on 70

If you can stomach the price -- the pair of Play:3s and Bridge we tested add up to a $650 receipt -- it's hard to argue with the combination of sound quality and simple installation a Sonos system provides. The Play:3 is more than adequate for casual...