Sonos has added a new smart speaker to their line up with the launch of the Sonos PLAY:5, the company has also announced some new software called Trueplay.
The Sonos PLAY:5 is the company’s new flagship speaker and it is designed to provide excellent sound wherever it is placed.
As well as being able to be used as a single speaker, two of the Sonos PLAY:5 speakers can be paired to provide stereo sound.
Just like its predecessor, the new SONOS PLAY:5 works seamlessly with all Sonos smart speakers and adds even greater modularity with the ability to act as rear speakers in home theater setups with SONOS PLAYBAR® and SONOS SUBtm. Control every room in your home with one easy-to-use app that brings together your favorite music services such as Pandora, Spotify, TIDAL, Google Play Music, and Groove.
The PLAY:5 will retail for or $499 USD, $549 CAD, $749 AUS, €579 and £429 and you can find out more details about this new speaker over at Sonos.
Sonos also introduced their new Trueplay software which is designed to provide a purer sound through their range of speakers, it will be available on the PLAY:1, PLAY:3 and the new PLAY:5 speakers initially.
The software is designed to tune your speaker and sound to its surroundings, Sonos explains below how this new feature works.
Using the Sonos app, the microphone on an iPhone or iPad, and a special tone emitted by the Sonos speaker, the system analyzes how sound reflects off walls, furnishings, glass and other surfaces in any given room. Sonos then smartly tunes that speaker so the music sounds its very best.
You can find out more information about the new PLAY:5 speaker and the new Trueplay Software over at Sonos at the link below.