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Description

Sonos is the wireless Home Sound System that fills as many rooms as you want with beautiful, immersive sound. Stream via WiFi. Play any song, podcast, audiobook or radio station, and enhance your TV and movie experience.

Move music around your whole home.
Choose what plays in any room or everywhere, and easily move music around your whole home. Everything stays in sync.

Stream everything with one app.
Access over 30 music services. Play on-demand Internet radio, podcasts, audiobooks, and more. Search all of them at once, and save your favorites to My Sonos.

Find what you want. Fast.
Simple navigation lets you quickly find and play what you want. Easily set up speakers and customize settings.

Better over time.
Get the best listening experience with software updates and tips for making the most of your Home Sound System.

iOS Store Category:

Primary: Music

Secondary: Entertainment

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Total Ratings

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Version History

Launched Oct 28, 2008 (about 11 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

Dec 11
2019
(Current)
Version 10.6

Performance enhancements and improved reliability.

Nov 26
2019
Version 10.5.2

Bug fixes and improved performance.

Nov 12
2019
Version 10.5.1

Bug fixes and improved performance.

Oct 28
2019
Version 10.5

Bug fixes and improved performance.

Oct 08
2019
Version 10.4.2

Performance enhancements and improved reliability.

Sep 24
2019
Version 10.4.1

Performance enhancements and improved reliability.

Sep 10
2019
Version 10.4

Software support for new Sonos hardware.

Aug 28
2019
Version 10.3.3

Performance and reliability improvements.

Aug 13
2019
Version 10.3.2

Performance and reliability improvements.

Jul 30
2019
Version 10.3.1

Performance and reliability improvements.

Jul 09
2019
Version 10.3

Performance and reliability improvements.

Jun 25
2019
Version 10.2.3

Performance and reliability improvements.

Jun 11
2019
Version 10.2.2

Performance and reliability improvements.

May 28
2019
Version 10.2.1

Performance and reliability improvements.

May 14
2019
Version 10.2

The Google Assistant is now available in the US.

Apr 17
2019
Version 10.1.2

Performance and reliability improvements.

Apr 11
2019
Version 10.1.1

Performance and reliability improvements.

Apr 03
2019
Version 10.1

Performance and reliability improvements.

Mar 12
2019
Version 10.0.3

Performance and reliability improvements.

Feb 26
2019
Version 10.0.2

Performance and reliability improvements.

Feb 12
2019
Version 10.0.1

Performance and reliability improvements.

Jan 29
2019
Version 10.0

Performance and reliability improvements.

Jan 08
2019
Version 9.3.2

Performance and reliability improvements.

Dec 11
2018
Version 9.3.1

Performance and reliability improvements.

Nov 28
2018
Version 9.3

Performance and reliability improvements.

Oct 09
2018
Version 9.2

Automatic player updates, maximum volume setting, software support for Sonos Amp.

Sep 04
2018
Version 9.1

Minor bug fixes and reliability improvements.

Jul 11
2018
Version 9.0

AirPlay 2 support for Sonos Beam, Sonos One, Playbase, and Play:5 (2nd generation). Software support for Sonos Beam and Trueplay support for iPad 6.

Jun 13
2018
Version 8.6

Improved sound for Playbase, an easier way to add new speakers to your system and some reliability improvements and bug fixes.

Apr 25
2018
Version 8.5.2

Amazon Alexa is now available on Sonos in Australia and New Zealand. Set up Alexa on Sonos One or wirelessly connect other Sonos speakers to an Amazon Echo or Dot.

Apr 12
2018
Version 8.5.1

Every update delivers upgrades and improvements to your Sonos system. Update to the latest version to make sure you get the best possible experience.

Apr 11
2018
Version 8.5

Every update delivers upgrades and improvements to your Sonos system. Update to the latest version to make sure you get the best possible experience.

Feb 27
2018
Version 8.4

Introducing the Sonos app inbox. Located in the More menu, this is where you’ll find all Sonos updates and announcements. This update also launches Amazon Alexa on Sonos in Canada (English only), sends an update to CR100s containing an important message about the controller, and more.

Jan 29
2018
Version 8.3.1

This update fixes a bug we found in our most recent software release.

Jan 23
2018
Version 8.3

This update makes the Now Playing screen black and embeds the navigation bar at the bottom of the app. The Room menu now displays more rooms and makes it easier to identify which speakers are grouped.

Dec 12
2017
Version 8.2.2

This update delivers a couple of performance improvements, bug fixes and a security update for the WiFi WPA2 KRACK vulnerability.

Nov 21
2017
Version 8.2.1

This update fixes a bug we found in our most recent software release.

Nov 14
2017
Version 8.2

Listeners in the US can now play music from the Pandora app straight to Sonos. Enjoy Pandora, Pandora Plus or Pandora Premium out loud at home.

Wake up to your favorite songs, radio stations or playlists with the enhanced alarm feature, now with the much requested snooze function.

Nov 01
2017
Version 8.1.1

Update now to take care of a bug we found in our recent release.

Oct 19
2017
Version 8.1

This update delivers support for the all-new Sonos One, the smart speaker for music lovers.

Oct 04
2017
Version 8.0

Your Home Sound System is always improving. Now enjoy easier room control, faster time to your favorite music, and simpler navigation.

And currently in Open Beta in the US, UK and Germany, our newest update combines the great sound and multi-room listening of Sonos with the easy-to-use voice service of Amazon Alexa.

Aug 22
2017
Version 7.4

A new privacy policy for the next updates in our software and systems.

Jun 20
2017
Version 7.3

Quick access to Sonos tips right inside your app, a direct link to live, real-time customer care help, and more.

Mar 21
2017
Version 7.2

Keep your Sonos system on track with support for the new PLAYBASE and more. PLAYBASE offers a fresh, new take on home theater sound and streaming music designed specifically for TVs on stands and furniture.

Jan 24
2017
Version 7.1

A fresh new look, easier music service installs, and more.

Dec 14
2016
Version 7.0.1

This update fixes a bug we found in our most recent software release.

Dec 06
2016
Version 7.0

Play music from Spotify straight to Sonos, Trueplay tuning for home theater, and more.

Oct 21
2016
Version 6.4.8

Receive update notifications and other important messages directly through your Sonos app.

Oct 18
2016
Version 6.4.7

Receive update notifications and other important messages directly through your Sonos app.

Sep 12
2016
Version 6.4.1

Tap to Play, quicker access to Play All and Shuffle­–just a few of the ways our latest update helps you fire up your music faster.

Sep 07
2016
Version 6.4

Tap to Play, quicker access to Play All and Shuffle­–just a few of the ways our latest update helps you fire up your music faster.

Jul 07
2016
Version 6.3.2

With this update we've fixed an issue so your Sonos system can send information to our Customer Care team when you need help.

Jun 21
2016
Version 6.3.1

Quick lock screen control, Peek & Pop shortcuts and richer, more detailed audio streams on Rhapsody and Napster.

Jun 21
2016
Version 6.3

Quick lock screen control, Peek & Pop shortcuts and richer, more detailed audio streams on Rhapsody and Napster.

Mar 29
2016
Version 6.2.2

This update fixes a couple of minor issues with Apple Music on Sonos.

Feb 16
2016
Version 6.2.1

This update fixes an issue with playing music and podcasts stored on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. It also includes performance improvements.

Feb 10
2016
Version 6.2

Apple Music is now available on Sonos.

Get just about every song ever recorded—and the experts to recommend the right ones for you, based on what you already listen to and love. Plus, get the world’s best new music with Beats 1, broadcasting from Los Angeles, New York, and London, and listen to curated radio stations.

Sonos brings Apple Music home, so you can listen out loud in the place you love most.

Dec 17
2015
Version 6.1.1

Be among the first to enjoy Apple Music on Sonos. This update introduces support for the beta of Apple Music on Sonos. To set up Apple Music, join the Sonos beta program from the Sonos app Settings menu and check for updates before adding the service.

In addition to Apple Music support, this update includes performance enhancements for various music services. This update also fixes an issue seen during the setup of some Sonos systems.

Dec 15
2015
Version 6.1

Be among the first to enjoy Apple Music on Sonos. This update introduces support for the beta of Apple Music on Sonos.

In addition to Apple Music support, this update includes performance enhancements for various music services.

Nov 10
2015
Version 6.0

Introducing Trueplay tuning. Enjoy great sound no matter where you place your speakers.
Support for the all-new PLAY:5®, the ultimate smart speaker for today’s streaming universe.
Sonos now supports the HLS audio format for live content. Enjoy radio stations that use this format such as the BBC.
All Sonos apps and systems are required to update. Simply start the Sonos app and select Update Now.

Oct 06
2015
Version 5.5

This update adds support for new Spotify features like Artist Radio, Track Radio, Genre and Mood playlists, and more. It also adds support for iOS 9.
This update also fixes an issue seen during the setup of some Sonos 5.1 surround sound systems.
All Sonos apps and systems are required to update. Simply start the Sonos app and select Update Now.

Jul 13
2015
Version 5.4

MUSIC EXPERIENCE UPGRADES, SOUND ENHANCEMENTS FOR THE PLAY:1 AND SIMPLER SETUP FOR HOME THEATER

By your request, we’ve improved our shuffle feature in the Sonos App to relist upcoming tracks in their new, revised playing order. TuneIn Radio also has a new new look with improved icons and high def album art.

Enjoy some slight changes we’ve made to improve the clarity of the PLAY:1. We’ve also optimized the bass performance when you pair the PLAY:1 with a SUB.

We’ve made a wired connection to the router optional for home theater setups (i.e. surround sound). If you already have Sonos home theater– no need to change a thing.

Finally, we’ve also created an updated set of tools to help our partners easily bring new features to the Sonos app in the future like time of day music recommendations, and more.

May 12
2015
Version 5.3.2

Sonos update 5.3.2 fixes an issue related to battery power on iPhone and iPad

Mar 03
2015
Version 5.3

SIMPLER ROOM CONTROL AND FASTER ACCESS TO ALL YOUR MUSIC.

Effortlessly move your music around your home with a more accessible Rooms menu available by tapping the top of any screen in the Sonos app.

A more engaging browse experience for tablets with dedicated screens for what’s playing and music discovery.

Simplified track progression bar, just below the album art in the Now playing screen. Drag it to whatever point in the song you want to play. This is only applicable for music sources that allow this.

Switch between screens by swiping down from the Now Playing screen to go back to browsing your music. Then swipe from far left to right to show all your music sources.

Search is now more readily available so you can quickly find and play music.

Dec 04
2014
Version 5.2

A CLOSER CONNECTION TO AN ENTIRE WORLD OF MUSIC - EVEN MORE PERSONAL WITH MULTI-ACCOUNT SUPPORT AND MORE
• Multi-account support for up to 32 different music service subscriptions in the same household
• Easily find the music you love by searching across all your music sources, now inclusive of songs stored directly on iPhone or iPad.

ENHANCED MUSIC EXPERIENCE FOR PLAYBAR
This update includes enhancements to the soundstage, more balanced sound at any volume, and slight EQ adjustments to deliver a more natural sound.

Oct 14
2014
Version 5.1.1

SUPPORT FOR SONOS BOOST
This update includes support for SONOS BOOST, an accessory that provides enterprise-grade wireless performance for your Sonos system so you get unparalleled reliability - even in homes that are known to have wireless connectivity problems.

SUPPORT FOR NEW APPLE DEVICES AND OPERATING SYSTEMS
This update includes support for iOS 8, including support for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

Sep 02
2014
Version 5.1

NETWORKING AND SECURITY ENHANCEMENTS
This update includes several networking and security enhancements.

SONOS NOW WORKS ON YOUR HOME WIFI NETWORK
For new owners, it’s never been easier to get started with Sonos. Sonos now works on your home WiFi network, so you can set up your Sonos system without the need to connect a Sonos speaker or BRIDGE to your home router for supported setups.

May 13
2014
Version 5.0

The Sonos Controller App has been re-designed to make it easier than ever to play the music you love today and discover the music you will love tomorrow.

Sleek New Design: Effortlessly control your world of music with an app designed by and for music lovers.
-Touch the SONOS icon at the top to display the SONOS music menu.
-Touch the room name at the top right to display the ROOMS screen.
-Easily access Shuffle and Repeat from the queue pane.
-Access Crossfade and Sleep Timer from the Info & Options pane.
-Using your phone, swipe to toggle between the Now Playing screen and the last place you browsed; using your iPad, drag and drop tracks or albums directly into the queue or the Now Playing pane.

Explore Music Services: From popular favorites to specialized music services, Sonos makes it easy to browse our wide selection and discover new ways to explore the world of music.
-The More Music menu option has been renamed Add Music Services.
-The music service detail pages include descriptions of available services in your country.

Universal Search: With this update you can now search across all of your music services at once to find and enjoy the music you love.
-For example, if you have three different music services installed, a search for the artist Beck now returns relevant matches for all three.
-You can quickly jump across categories with the tap of a finger.

Surround Mode: If you have surround speakers connected to your PLAYBAR, you can now change the surround setting for music playback (this setting does not apply to TV audio).
-Choose from Ambient (default, subtle, ambient sound) or Full (new setting that enables louder, full range sound).
-Using a handheld Sonos controller:
1. From the Settings menu, touch Room Settings.
2. Choose the room that has surround speakers connected, and then choose Advanced Audio -> Surround Settings.
3. Select either Ambient or Full.

The following settings have been added to the Manage Music Library menu
-Schedule Music Index Updates
-Sort Folders By
-Compilation Albums

The following settings have been added to the Advanced Settings menu
-Wireless Channel
-Audio Compression
-Auto Check for Updates

VoiceOver is supported on iOS7.

Note for Sonos Controller App for iPad users only:
If you have previously installed the Sonos Controller for iPad, it is recommended that you uninstall the existing Sonos app before installing Sonos software version 5.0. For other devices, there is no need to uninstall before updating.

Apr 10
2014
Version 4.3

This release provides support for Google Play Music All Access on Sonos.

Oct 14
2013
Version 4.2

This release provides support for SONOS PLAY:1, the new compact wireless speaker. Component and speaker button functionality are updated for faster access to music. Spotify users may now star a track. And Sonos owners with multiple domiciles can control all Sonos system households without resetting their Sonos Controller apps.

Sep 18
2013
Version 4.1.2

Update to Sonos 4.1.2 and enjoy easier playlist creation and editing. Spotify users can create and edit their Spotify playlists and access their Spotify playlist folders from the Sonos Controller. We further optimized the Sonos Controller for your iPhone or iPod touch.

May 29
2013
Version 4.1

Update to Sonos 4.1 and enjoy easier playlist creation and editing. Spotify users can create and edit their Spotify playlists and access their Spotify playlist folders from the Sonos Controller.

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