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Sonos Five review

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Key features
  • Home speaker
  • Works with Alexa
Reviewed

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.

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  • 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?
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Test results

The overall Which? test score is made up of the following star ratings, all determined by our rigorous lab tests.

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We have tested 164 wireless, smart and Bluetooth speakers and found that there are 12 Don't Buys and 34 Best Buys.
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