First Look: Stream digital audio with Sonos Connect and Connect:Amp
About Video Comments (0 ) Transcript

First Look: Stream digital audio with Sonos Connect and Connect:Amp

2:21 /

The Sonos Connect adds streaming digital audio to any stereo system. The Sonos Connect:Amp provides streaming digital audio to any room--you just need to supply the speakers.

Let's say you like to use streaming services like Spotify and want to be of the listen to the one you'll hunt hysteria. You could use your Wi-Fi but the little table dangling at the front is not a -- look so what are the alternatives. Hi I'm -- to bring this is a review of the cycles connect and connect -- So it else's wireless players have been around for awhile but the products from -- up to date by adding new services all the time. The latest in a laundry list of services that includes -- -- fine -- and pandora is Amazon's cloud plan. Of course the Sonos players will also stream music from -- network and support must formats including FLAC WAV and Apple consulates. If you have high definition files it might play those and if it takes -- a capability takes -- box touching stated. The main differences between the connect and connect -- should be obvious from the -- They connect to designed to connect to an existing stereo a while to connect amp is the stereo unto itself you just need to -- speak. But players -- controlled by apps for PC Macs -- fines and tablets. The -- is very easy to use and lets you create custom playlist on the fly from a variety of different sources. The -- house is a multi room system and is able to integrate all the different place in you'll climb into the one -- The biggest advantage of the connect plans over the only months finals -- speak is is that I have a line input. This means you can connect to separate plant like a timetable all the TV and then had that stream around the house to other plants in line. So which one should you get. Though to be more expensive at 500 dollars are preferred to connect and especially when I used it as the basis of the stereo system. Being able to control it directly from the app is right and the -- with able to run any of this will speak its electron it. Sound quality was excellent with plenty of -- -- and drive. And no it's more expensive than Google's nexus -- is not a competition it's a much better product. The connect on the other hand was also good but it's a hundred dollars more expensive than the squeeze box Koch and could just looking for a planned -- -- multi room playback. -- -- -- the squeeze box again. In terms of value for money go to the play three is still it's easiest cheapest and best way to get -- -- exist. This has been talking to -- the -- and don't --

New releases

Last-minute travel deals
1:03 July 25, 2014
If you hope to squeeze in a vacation before summer ends but don't want to spend an arm and a leg, try a last-minute...
Play video
Inside Scoop: Who is the Amazon...
2:55 July 24, 2014
Amazon's new Fire phone has three standout features, but it's lacking in apps and full Android offerings....
Play video
Tomorrow Daily 024: Art by chainsaw-wielding...
20:05 July 24, 2014
On today's show, we get weirded out by the robot who can learn a new gait after it's injured, discuss Sharknado's...
Play video
LG G Pads sport sleek designs and...
2:17 July 24, 2014
These 7- and 10-inch tablets are average budget tablets with a high-end look.
Play video
GE's new microfactory wants to...
1:54 July 24, 2014
See some of FirstBuild's earliest concepts and find out how to submit your own ideas.
Play video
Nyne Bass: Big sound from a $150...
1:40 July 24, 2014
Nyne's current flagship model delivers surprisingly decent performance for its relatively affordable price...
Play video
The 404 1,531: Where we take it...
35:04 July 24, 2014
Coolio takes to PornHub to release his next album, a drastic makeup technique to throw of facial recognition,...
Play video
Foursquare enters a new era of...
2:53 July 24, 2014
With a revamped app and logo, Foursquare focuses on local search and moves check-ins to the new Swarm app....
Play video
 

Video discussion

Conversation powered by Livefyre