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The competition has heated up, but Sonos still makes some of the best connected speakers you can find in the industry today. Case in point: the Sonos Roam speaker, which delivers rich, deep, immersive sound from a compact device that’s designed to fit any room – or any decor scheme.
Sonos speakers rarely go on sale, but you can get the Sonos Roam for just $179 right now on Amazon and at Sonos.com. This is the lowest price we’re seeing for this speaker online (Amazon usually has it for $205+).
What sets the Sonus Roam apart from most speakers is its support for Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple’s AirPlay 2 streaming standard. Most smart speakers can work with one or two of these technologies, but the Sonos Roam can work with all three. Alexa and Google Assistant can be accessed hands-free because of the speaker’s internal microphones, but you will need an Apple device (iPhone, iPad, or Mac) to stream using AirPlay 2. Once you’re connected, use your voice to turn the music on and off, skip tracks, control volume and more.
Use the Sonos Roam as a smart speaker, to ask Alexa to read you the news, check the weather or set an alarm, all hands-free. You can also pair it to your music over your WiFi network.
Sound-wise, the Roam creates an impressively large soundspace from a small package (just over six inches tall). Music is crisp and clear, whether you are using a streaming service, or a whole host of radio stations from within the Sonos app (iOS and Android). Need a more powerful system? Connect your Roam speaker to a Sonos Beam or Sonos Playbar (Sonos’ sound bars) to create a surround sound system.
Sonos’ chic, compact design makes it a great fit as a bookshelf speaker, or on a kitchen counter, desk or bedside table. It’s also rated IP67 on the waterproofing scale, meaning it’s fully dust-proof and can be submerged in under three feet of water for up to 30 minutes without affecting the components.
Whether you’re looking to add a smart speaker to your home, or are looking for a last-minute gift for the music lover in your life, this deal on the Sonos Roam is well worth considering.
This Sonos deal gets you the Sonos Roam speaker in black, plus one Lithium ion battery and charging cable. See full details here.