Atlanta – Sonos
came to the CEDIA Expo to add a wireless iPod/iPhone dock as a new music source
for the company’s wireless multiroom-audio system.
The wireless dock is due in October at a
Sonos systems features amplified and
unamplified tabletop clients that stream music wirelesslyfrom a PC and from the
With the dock,
consumers could listen to their music libraries without booting up a PC or
connecting a PC at all to the Sonos network, but a spokesman said some
households would use both sources. The dock, for example, will enable friends to
bring their music to a Sonos household for playback through a Sonos system.
The Sonos Wireless Dock is compatible with
iPod touch (1st, 2nd, and 3rd generation), iPod classic, iPod nano (3rd, 4th,
and 5th generation), iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G and iPhone.
Sonos systems are also integrated into
installed multiroom-audio systems.