Sonos PLAY:5 Wireless Music System, Black

Product information

Undock your iPhone and unlock your music. With the Sonos Play:5 wireless music system and your iPhone, you can enjoy unlimited music, room-filling sound and wireless control. No docking required.

The Play5 is a complete wireless music system that works wherever you want music. Setting it up is incredibly easy - simply plug it in. No technical or wiring expertise is required. There are no speakers or audio equipment to connect. All you need is a high-speed Internet connection and a router to get started. One Sonos player in your system must be connected to your router via Ethernet and then the rest of your Sonos players (if you have more than one) will work wirelessly. Or if your router is in a room where you don’t want music, you can use a ZoneBridge (available separately) to allow your players to work wirelessly in the rest of your home.

If you want music in another room, simply add more Sonos players to your house without adding wires. And when the party moves outside or to another room, just pick up the S5 with the convenient, built-in handle and take the music with you.

The S5 liberates the music on your computer and the Internet so you can play it all over the house. Wherever there’s a player, you can listen to your entire collection of iTunes music, plus thousands of free Internet radio stations. And it works seamlessly with the most popular music services so you can stream millions of songs and stations from the Internet to the rooms of your choice. You can even connect the S5 to your favorite audio source such as an iPod or CD player and listen on all the Sonos players throughout your house.

Got an iPad, iPhone or iPod touch? Simply download the free Sonos Controller app and turn it into a full-fledged Sonos Controller that works over your home WiFi network. If you want a dedicated controller that everyone in the house can use, the touch screen Sonos Controller 200 is available separately. Got a desktop or laptop? Then use the Sonos Controller for Mac or PC for added control. They all work together seamlessly so mix and match to your heart’s content.

If you have multiple Sonos players, you can control what music is playing in every room in your house, from anywhere in your house. Sonos Controllers aren’t tied to a specific player, so you can use any controller to control the music and the volume in all your rooms.

The S5 uses 5 speakers to deliver superior sound to any room. It provides crystal-clear, high-quality sound that rivals much larger, more complicated systems. A subwoofer produces powerful bass while two mid-range drivers and two tweeters fill out the sound.

Brand
Sonos
Compatible with
AirPlay-enable Apple devices
Connections
Apple AirPlay, Audio line in, 3.5mm headphone socket, 2 x ethernet ports
Dimensions
H21.5 x W36.5 x D12.5cm
Eligible for International Delivery
NO
Model name / number
Play:5
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
NO
Power Supply
Mains
Radio tuner
NO
Weight
4.15kg

Delivery

Click & collect

Free Click & Collect from John Lewis and Waitrose shops for collection Sunday from 2pm
261 participating John Lewis and Waitrose shops
Free

Standard UK delivery within 5 working days

Free

Next, named or Saturday UK delivery.

£6.95

Next/named working day UK delivery pre-10.30am.

£9.95

Collect+ from a local shop from Monday - postcode exclusions apply for Collect+ deliveries

5000+ participating Collect+ shops
£3.00

International delivery not available

Returns

We want you to be happy with your purchase. If you're not, just return the products to us or to one of our shops. Unless faulty, we'd like this to be within 90 days of purchase. Exceptions apply to certain products - find out more about our refund policy.

Depending on the type of product, you can make free returns via our shops, Royal Mail (or courier collection for large or heavy items), Collect+ or via MyHermes.

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Q & As

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Sonos PLAY:5 Wireless Music System 4.7 5 46 46
Excellent Sonos 5 & bridge purchase Decided to buy the Sonos 5 with some trepidation but JL staff talked me through everything I was unsure/concerned about. I got it home and within 20 mins had the unit up and running. Couldn't believe how straight forward it was and such quality. need to save the pennies for a Sonos 1 now!! 10 July 2014
Great products We bought this system for our sons 30th birthday he was delighted. Technology is not my thing but it was so simple to set up and the sound is amazing so versatile. Don't delay if you are thinking of buying its worth every penny. 08 July 2014
Excellent product Installed and working in 3/4 minutes once the Sonos bridge was up and running. It has worked flawlessly thereafter. The sound is clear and the pseudo stereo spread is good. It's fairly middley to my ears but treats most material very well. Very solidly made. Simple but highly effective. 08 July 2014
Somewhat limited functionality. I think I was overwhelmed by the positives - this plays music really well, sounds great and is quite a compact unit. I couldn't connect it by ethernet so had to buy the Sonos bridge which made setting up the wifi easy. Then I realised that, as I'm not likely to buy any more Sonos devices, this configuration was a little over the top. I already have an Apple AirPort Express and didn't want another wifi bridge. It's a pity Sonus can't enable their system to work with the AirPort, or that their mentioned wifi direct connection is not yet available. As usual. John Lewis were very understanding and happily accepted the return - thank you. I've since bought a Cambridge Audio Minx Air 200, which sounds just as good but is more versatile. 08 July 2014
Amazing sound! This is just a brilliant product. The sound is amazing and it's really easy to use. There are loads of different ways to access music using the Sonos controller app. So far, I've only used it to listen to the music I've uploaded or bought on my Google Play account and it all works seamlessly. I can even control the Sonos speaker directly from my Google Play Music App but I generally use the Sonos Controller App as it's so easy to use. I was slightly concerned in case I would get drop outs when listening to music over WiFi but I've not experienced any so far. It really does make all those hours spent uploading my CDs into the cloud seem worthwhile as I can now listen to my whole library at a touch of a button. 03 June 2014
Great sound but poor user guide The Play:5 links to a TV (cable not provided by Sonos) but the user guide provides no information about this important feature. Despite the frustrations of setting-up the system I recommend the Play:5. 27 May 2014
Great Product The Play 5 is packaged well and looks and feels of very high quality. Purchased with a Bridge which connects directly to the router, the whole setup process was very quick and intuitive. The software installation was very straightforward with clear instructions on what was required. As users will already have a digital library it's unlikely the setup process will prove difficult. Sound quality is superb and everything I had hoped for. I previously streamed music through Apple TV which required the TV to be switched on and iTunes to be running. This Sonos system is much better with only the need for the computer to be switched on. It already seems more stable. Very happy with this purchase and currently looking to pack away my old hi fi system. 13 May 2014
Brilliant Speakers Love these Sonos speaker,brilliant sound get to set up,very easy to use wonderful crystal clear sound,would recommend. 18 April 2014
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£349.00


Product code :

82370102

Colour :

Black


More than 10 in stock

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