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AV Galaxy => Planet Audio => Topic started by: qflyer on December 22, 2018, 22:30

Title: Sonos speaker
Post by: qflyer on December 22, 2018, 22:30
I can’t believe it all sonos speakers cannot be connected via Bluetooth. In an event my wifi is down I can still have Bluetooth connection. Just don’t know what sonos is thinking of? ??? ???
So I gave up buying sonos one.
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: qflyer on December 31, 2018, 13:50
Creative iroar speaker no WiFi either, hopefully next design with it and google hone too.
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: zephyr11 on January 03, 2019, 09:01
honestly didn't know, but definitely good to know.

thanks.
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: qflyer on January 11, 2019, 20:36
Here’s the alternative
https://sg.yamaha.com/en/products/audio_visual/desktop_audio/musiccast_50/index.html
Only Alexa no google assistance. Maybe I should just buy the google speaker or wait for portable model.
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: qflyer on January 12, 2019, 21:53
Surprise. New from lg
https://www.lg.com/sg/home-audio/lg-WK7
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: Basshead on January 13, 2019, 22:31
Wah Meridian sia don't play play...

But I love the Musicast interface, damn easy to use.
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: mingzhen on January 17, 2019, 10:40
I have tried many WiFi Bluetooth speakers in the market. If u want WiFi + Bluetooth, the alternative to Sonos is Yamaha’s latest MusicCast 20. Only the MusicCast 20 that sound good to me, other model or previous version are not that nice. MC20 can also be set to stereo mode via WiFi which sound pretty good! With MusicCast Sub 100, u can have a 2.1 system wirelessly, which is very cool!
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: qflyer on January 17, 2019, 18:30
I have tried many WiFi Bluetooth speakers in the market. If u want WiFi + Bluetooth, the alternative to Sonos is Yamaha’s latest MusicCast 20. Only the MusicCast 20 that sound good to me, other model or previous version are not that nice. MC20 can also be set to stereo mode via WiFi which sound pretty good! With MusicCast Sub 100, u can have a 2.1 system wirelessly, which is very cool!

Sure I’ll take a look.
https://www.denon.sg/sg/heos1hs2
Waiting for this with google assistance.

https://www.cambridgeaudio.com/gbr/en/products/yoyo/yoyo-m
Just saw this.
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: qflyer on January 17, 2019, 21:15
Even kef is on the bandwagon
https://m.int.kef.com/products/muo
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: qflyer on January 30, 2019, 19:44
I just heard these speakers
https://www.lg.com/sg/home-audio/lg-PK3
The worst and
https://www.lg.com/sg/home-audio/lg-PK5
The best, while kef muo sits between the two
https://www.whathifi.com/kef/muo/review
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: Audiolab on January 30, 2019, 19:58
I am using the JBL Link 300 with Google Assistant. Very happy with it. Not sure if it meets your need. Main purpose for me is Google Assistant (control my home automation) and stream music on Spotify and Tunein with Google Assistant help. Comes with Bluetooth also.

They also have portable version like Link 10 and 20.
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: qflyer on January 30, 2019, 20:07
I am using the JBL Link 300 with Google Assistant. Very happy with it. Not sure if it meets your need. Main purpose for me is Google Assistant (control my home automation) and stream music on Spotify and Tunein with Google Assistant help. Comes with Bluetooth also.

They also have portable version like Link 10 and 20.
Yeah I forgot about the jbl 10 & 20. I heard them better than kef muo.
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: Audiolab on January 31, 2019, 08:30
If you do not need portability and waterproof, the Link 300 is a much better sound speaker. Has good bass from the passive radiator and play loud enough to fill medium size room if needed.

Yeah I forgot about the jbl 10 & 20. I heard them better than kef muo.
Title: Re: Sonos speaker
Post by: qflyer on January 31, 2019, 09:57
If you do not need portability and waterproof, the Link 300 is a much better sound speaker. Has good bass from the passive radiator and play loud enough to fill medium size room if needed.
yes i need portability