Product Comparison: Sonos PLAY:1 vs Bose SoundTouch 10


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Sonos PLAY:1 Compact Wireless Smart Speaker
Sonos PLAY:1 Compact Wireless Smart Speaker
Bose SoundTouch 10 Wireless Speaker
Bose SoundTouch 10 Wireless Speaker
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Brand Sonos Bose
Model PLAY:1 SoundTouch 10
Origin China Malaysia
About the product The most compact Sonos speaker. A perfect fit for bookshelves, counters, and other snug places. PLAY:1 lets you enjoy great-sounding music wherever you want to listen. Surprisingly Powerful: PLAY:1 sounds a lot bigger than it looks, thanks to two Class-D amplifiers and custom-built drivers, all meticulously tuned to the speaker’s unique acoustic architecture. Trueplay Speaker Tuning: This exclusive Sonos feature fine-tunes your PLAY:1 to make sure you get the very best sound in any room, no matter where you place it. Humidity Resistant: Enjoy your favorite songs in music-starved places like bathrooms and outdoor patios. Stereo Pair With Another PLAY:1: Turn each speaker into separate left and right channels for wider, bigger and deeper stereo sound. Home Theater Rears: Add a pair or PLAY:1 speakers to PLAYBAR and SUB for an epic surround sound experience. Want to fit a lot of sound into any room? Choose the SoundTouch 10 wireless speaker. It’s small enough to fit just about anywhere, with full, rich sound that belies its size. With instant, easy access to your music, it’s the perfect companion to fit any occasion. And it couldn’t be easier to use. To stream a world of music, just install the free SoundTouch app on your device.
Depth 4.69 in. 3.43 in.
Height 6.36 in. 8.34 in.
Width 4.69 in. 5.56 in.
Weight 4.08 pound 2.89 pound
Controls Buttons Digital/Remote control
Woofer(s) 1 -
Wall/stand mounting Yes -
Humidity protection Yes -
Product benefits Stream from your WiFi network (not your phone), so there's never any of the dropouts, delays or interruptions associated with Bluetooth There is no battery on the SoundTouch 10. It must be plugged in.
LCD display No No
Number of speakers 1 -
Material Plastic/Metal Plastic
Color Black Black
Operating systems supported (for stored files) Windows® XP SP3 and higher, Macintosh OS X 10.6 or later -
Music services supported Apple Music™, Deezer, Google Play Music, Pandora, Spotify and Radio by TuneIn, as well as downloads from any service offering DRM-free tracks iTunes, TuneIn, iHeart, SiriusXM, Deezer, Amazon Music, Pandora, Spotify
Audio formats supported Compressed MP3, AAC (without DRM), WMA without DRM (including purchased Windows Media downloads), AAC (MPEG4), AAC+, Ogg Vorbis, Apple Lossless, Flac (lossless), uncompressed WAV and AIFF MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC, Apple Lossless
Bluetooth version (if specified by manufacturer) No Yes
Features Simple setup, multi-room music One-touch access to music services, 6 presets of music services, multi-room music
Wi-Fi band(s) One band 2.4 GHz -
Ethernet jack Yes -
Manufacturer warranty 1 year(s) 1 year(s)
Certifications CE, cULus CE
MSRP 199 $ 199.95 $
Manufacturer link http://www.sonos.com/en-us/shop/play1.html#features https://www.bose.com/en_us/products/speakers/wireless_speakers/soundtouch-10-wireless-system.html#ProductTabs_tab1
Product manuals https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/91IMXg6V8kL.pdf https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/81pJfLHh+RL.pdf
Date first available October 14, 2013 September 10, 2015
Reviews http://www.sonos.com/en-us/shop/play1.html#customerreviews https://www.bose.com/en_us/products/speakers/wireless_speakers/soundtouch-10-wireless-system.html#ProductTabs_tab1
FAQ https://www.amazon.com/Sonos-PLAY-Compact-Wireless-Streaming/dp/B00EWCUK1Q https://www.bose.com/en_us/products/speakers/wireless_speakers/soundtouch-10-wireless-system.html#ProductTabs_tab1
Site of manufacturer 4.7 3.9
Newegg 4 3
Ebay 4.9 4.8
Walmart 4 -
Bestbuy 4.8 4.8
Amazon 4.5 4.2
MiniJack (3.5 mm) - Yes

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