• Sonos SUB
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Based on 25 scores, 34 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    9
  • Good:
    12
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Sound is excellent.
  • Well designed dual driver subwoofer with dual classD amps offer efficient and distortion free boom.
  • Sleek looks make the 16inchtall box disappear into your ultramodern decor.

Cons:

  • Thatís a lot of Simoleons.
  • The tall, square shaped doughnut design can be too bulky for some rooms, even laid flat.

Expert reviews and ratings

By theregister.co.uk on -

The big dog in the streaming Wi-Fi speaker business has barked and delivered a sub-woofer - called the Sub. In fact it launched it a year and a half ago, but we can only now write about this heavy boom-box, so to speak, because the damn thing costs the...

By SlashGear on -

When you decide to pick up a Sonos speaker, you decide to jump into an ever-expanding ecosystem of both hardware and software, with a brand that’s dead set on pushing an immersive experience out to the customer. With the newest member of the family,...

By Digital Trends on 80

Considering all that it offers, we can heartily recommend the Sonos Sub. And yeah, we realize that, at $699, it ain't cheap. But no other sub that we're aware of combines such a small form factor with this kind of potent, high-quality bass in one heck...

By soundandvision.com on 100

Sonos sent me two Play:3s that I paired with a shiny new SUB. The high-gloss black finish is quite stunning, and so is the design. The enclosure is essentially a cube with a thin rectangular hole in the center, making it easier to carry and providing a...

By Good Gear Guide on 95

Sonos's SUB provides a very welcome low-frequency kick for the already-impressive Play:5 wireless speakers, and the effect would be more pronounced with the smaller Play:3. Seamless integration with an existing Sonos system makes it a very easy...

By Wired on 80

Sonos is still the leader when it comes to wireless, multi-room audio systems. With a dead-easy setup routine, well-designed controller apps, and the ability to play music from both your local stash of MP3s and all the big streaming services, the...

By itproportal.com on 90

There's no getting away from the fact that the Sonos Sub is an expensive piece of kit, but the difference it can make to the sound quality of your Sonos setup is astonishing. Is it worth the money? It depends on how important sound quality is to you....

By Tech Digest on 80

Name: Type: Specifications: Price as reviewed: The Sonos SUB is a monolithic subwoofer. Measuring 402 x 158 x 380mm, it's of average size for a sub, but weighs a stonking 16kg. With a glossy black finish, it has a donut-like gap in the centre of its...

By cnet on 70

The Sonos Sub provides an instant upgrade to your Sonos Play speaker system, but it's quite...

By Whathifi.com on 80

When we heard there was a new product from in the offing, we wouldn’t have guessed it would be a . The addition of a sub to the wireless multiroom specialist’s range shows the company cares about sound, and perhaps recognises the slight weakness of...

By telegraph.co.uk on 90

The Sonos music system is one of the few pieces of technology that has seen huge growth powered by word of mouth recommendations: users often can't wait to tell their friends about the possibility of wirelessly playing music in any room in the house,...

By Macworld Australia on 90

What makes the Sub attractive is its relationship with other Sonos components. Sonos’ engineers understand the capabilities of all those components and can tune Sonos powered-speakers so that they sound their best when a Sub is added to the setup....

By soundandvision.com on -

Yesterday, the company introduced the Sonos Sub , a $699 subwoofer designed to work seamlessly with any Sonos system. I was lucky enough to get a pre-ship sample for review.Just to recap the way Sonos works: All components communicate through Sonos' own...

By Gizmodo on 80

Sonos is badass: Brainless setup, a seamless backend that affords easy access to all of your music, be it streaming or locally-stored, and good sound from its standalone networked jukeboxey Zone Players. Notice the term "good sound." Not great...

By Expert Reviews on 80

Gorgeous looks and stunning sound quality from the only subwoofer we've ever wanted to put on display...

By CNET UK on 80

A fantastic-sounding sub for people already with Sonos gear that are looking for better overall sound. You will need plenty of disposable cash to make it worth your while, but if you fancy treating yourself this month your ears will thank...

By Engadget on -

From our experience, the Sub is one of the better subwoofers in the field, wireless or otherwise. It adds forcefulness without turning the sound into mush. Making it worth the cash outlay is the challenge, even if it's much less of a problem than we...

By Smarthouse on 100

When the first Sonos Wireless System was launched we were impressed. Now the US Company has gone one step further with a subwoofer that can be managed using software on a tablet, smartphone of or PC.The output and the experience that this device...

By Channel News Australia on 100

At SmartHouse we see a lot of products and every so often products come along that leaves us saying ?Wow, now that is cool?. This happened yesterday when we got to play with the new Sonos Sub Woofer.When the first Sonos Wireless System was launched we...

By Pocket-lint on 90

Stunning, but not for the fool...