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Sonos Playbase review

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Sonos is back in the sound bar market for 2017 with the Playbase. Marketed as a 'wireless soundstage' promising simple set-up and seamless integration with other Sonos wireless speakers, it certainly talks a good game. Can Sonos's first sound bar in four years live up to the hype? Find out what we thought of it in our first look review.

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  • What type of sound bar is it?
  • How does it sound?
  • What's it like to use?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
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Amazon.co.uk
£549.00
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Currys
£549.00
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John Lewis & Partners
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£549.00
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Amazon Marketplace UK
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£549.00
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Advanced MP3 Players UK
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£699.99
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We have tested 110 sound bars and found that there are 15 Don't Buys and 12 Best Buys.
Range of Sound bar scores
  1. 33%
    Lowest score
  2. 56%
    Average score
  3. 87%
    Highest score
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