Editors Liked

  • Clear, powerful audio regardless of whether you're watching a movie or listening to music
  • Sonos' app and other speakers make it part of one of the best multiroom systems available
  • Responsive touch keys
  • Extremely low profile, yet it can support up to a 75-pound TV
  • Easy to set up and use
  • Streams just about anything
  • Beautiful build quality

Editors Didn't Like

  • Expensive, particularly if you're building a 5.1 setup
  • Sonos is unlikely to ever support high-resolution digital audio (i.e., anything beyond CD quality)
  • Setup by the single optical input can be fiddly
  • No DTS support, HDMI ports or Bluetooth
  • TruePlay calibration for iOS only
  • Won't work perfectly in every room
  • Won't work with non-IR remotes