While Sonos may possibly have a two day press function planned to intro new products and solutions later this thirty day period, the World wide web has a differing timeline. And, yesterday, two of quite a few devices we believe that Sonos is operating on handed by way of the FCC. Just one could be a refreshed Sonos Join, despite the fact that I’d been hoping for a lesser subwoofer, the other adds Bluetooth streaming capabilities — in addition to the conventional Sonos mesh, but a little something totally new for the tunes streaming pioneer.
a large-overall performance wi-fi speaker and component of the Sonos audio process. The device’s key perform will be for streaming with Wi-Fi, but also characteristics Bluetooth audio streaming and Bluetooth Low Electricity, used for simplified set up.
As it turns out, an individual noticed me tweeting about a “round” Sonos and preferred to established the history straight … with the over picture. Voilà! It is virtually assuredly the extended rumored, very long pined following portable Sonos. Specified the microphone array (for Alexa and Google), touch controls, and dot-dense-grill, I’m guessing it won’t be as rugged as the UE Growth 3 or even the IPX4 Bose Revolve ($200-300) and more suited for usage all around the residence than for a jaunt to the seashore but, hey, it’s a Sonos! That’s moveable!
In conditions of styling, this is plainly a Sonos presented the branding and A single-esque major floor. But, contrary to the 1, this speaker is far more cylindrical and maybe a bit smaller. Supplied the slightly tapered and maybe bumperized foundation, as with these aforementioned bluetooth speakers, I question about possible battery everyday living and the chance of a charging cradle.
9: 40AM EST Update: The Verge is now reporting the back again capabilities a WiFi/Bluetooth toggle change and an built-in deal with. There is a charging foundation, but no phrase nonetheless if it’s bundled or an more order. In a very first for Sonos, the speaker is run by USB-C. Finally, Verge indicates the Sonos speaker is a little bit taller and wider than the One, regardless of the picture that tends to make it appear smaller.