Product Comparison: Sonos PLAY:1 vs Jam Rhythm HX-W09901


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Sonos PLAY:1 Compact Wireless Smart Speaker
Sonos PLAY:1 Compact Wireless Smart Speaker
Jam Rhythm HX-W09901 WiFi Home Audio Speaker
Jam Rhythm HX-W09901 WiFi Home Audio Speaker
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Brand Sonos Jam
Model PLAY:1 Rhythm HX-W09901
Origin China China
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. Using WiFi technology, JAM Rhythm lets you stream music to any room in your house and control it directly from your phone. Download our free JAM app to stream Spotify, Rhapsody, iHeart Radio, and your personal music library. The NEW push to talk Amazon Alexa feature allows you to access Alexa through your smart device. The Rhythm has exceptional stereo sound and is perfect for small- to medium-sized rooms. Sync up to 8 JAM WiFi speakers for an instant home sound solution — no wiring or installation required.
Depth 4.69 in. 6.30 in.
Height 6.36 in. 7.50 in.
Width 4.69 in. 8.35 in.
Weight 4.08 pound 4 pound
Material Plastic/Metal Plastic
Color Black Black
Woofer(s) 1 1
Number of speakers 1 1
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 -
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 Spotify, iHeartRadio, TuneIn, Tidal
Controls Buttons Buttons
LCD display No No
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 Room filling sound, 2.1 stereo sound, perfect for mid-sized rooms and syncs with multiple speakers
Operating systems supported (for stored files) Windows® XP SP3 and higher, Macintosh OS X 10.6 or later -
Features Simple setup, multi-room music Built-in intercom lets you talk through your speakers from anywhere in your home
Ethernet jack Yes Yes
Bluetooth version (if specified by manufacturer) No No
Wi-Fi band(s) One band 2.4 GHz -
Manufacturer warranty 1 year(s) 1 year(s)
Certifications CE, cULus UL
MSRP 199 $ 119.99 $
Manufacturer link http://www.sonos.com/en-us/shop/play1.html#features https://www.jamaudio.com/jam-rhythm-wireless-wifi-speaker#review-form
Product manuals https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/91IMXg6V8kL.pdf https://www.jamaudio.com/media/documents/jamaudio/instructionbooks/HX-W09901_EN_IB.pdf
Date first available October 14, 2013 May 1, 2016
Reviews http://www.sonos.com/en-us/shop/play1.html#customerreviews https://www.jamaudio.com/jam-rhythm-wireless-wifi-speaker#review-form
FAQ https://www.amazon.com/Sonos-PLAY-Compact-Wireless-Streaming/dp/B00EWCUK1Q https://www.amazon.com/Jam-HX-W09901-Speaker-Amazon-Service/dp/B01HIS5N3K/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1502277025&sr=1-1&keywords=Jam-Rhythm
Site of manufacturer 4.7 4
Newegg 4 -
Ebay 4.9 -
Walmart 4 -
Bestbuy 4.8 3.6
Amazon 4.5 3.4
Number of sound chanels - 2
MiniJack (3.5 mm) - Yes

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