Sonos Five review
Test scoreShow Context
- Home speaker
- Works with Alexa
The Sonos Five is the brand’s flagship multi-room speaker, replacing the Sonos Play:5. Sonos promises it has the same great-sounding acoustic design, while upgrading the tech to include a more powerful processor and increased memory, and is available in black or white. It aims to be the go-to choice for those looking for a superior-sounding multi-room audio setup. Our professional listening panel cut through the hype to reveal how it really performs compared with rivals.What's included:
- Pros and cons
- What is it?
- What’s the sound like?
- What’s it like to use?
- Is there anything I should watch out for?
- Is there anything I should know?
- Should I buy it?
First reviewed by Which?
Compare retailersPrices updated daily
Prices are ordered from lowest to highest, irrespective of retailer rating or stock, and exclude any potential delivery costs. We are not able to show every possible retailer and cheaper prices may be available. When you click on a retailer link on our site, we may earn affiliate commission. This supports our not-for-profit mission to empower consumers and in no way affects our recommendations. Find out more.
- 30%Lowest score
- 60%Average score
- 86%Highest score
How to buy the best wireless or Bluetooth speaker
Get advice on the best Bluetooth speaker for you. Which? experts independently test and review wireless and Bluetooth speakers and their features such as wi-fi, portability, smart functionality and voice control.
Bose vs Sonos: which speakers are best?
We put the two biggest wireless and Bluetooth speaker brands Bose and Sonos head to head to find out which you should go for, including top models such as the Sonos Play:1, Bose SoundTouch 10 and Bose SoundLink Revolve.