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Sonos Beam Gen 1

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Sonos Beam Gen 1 rank #1 out of 141. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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9.3
Amazing

The product receives amazing reviews on average (consumer score 9.3). This is slightly above the median sound bar score of 7.9.

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Price:
The lowest price we found for Sonos Beam Gen 1 is $499, available here. This is above the median sound bar price of $300.04.
  • Lowest price: $34.99
  • Median price: $300.04
  • Highest price: $1999
  • Sonos Beam Gen 1 price: $499
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Expert Reviews

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ReviewFinder database has 33 expert reviews of Sonos Beam Gen 1. Out of the 33 reviews, 6 are video reviews. We value video reviews of products a bit more and rank them a bit higher.

Expert reviews [27]

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Total expert reviews: 27
  • with a score: 18
  • without a score: 9
Highest score by What Hi-Fi
100
Average score based on 27 reviews
88
Lowest score by Rtings.com
79

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Best Alternatives

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Sony HT-S2000 Sonos Beam Gen 2 Polk Audio MagniFi Mini
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Sonos Beam Gen 2 rank #1 out of 189.
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7.7
Good
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The Sony HT-S2000 soundbar is highly praised for its sound quality, clarity, and dialogue reproduction, making it suitable for both music and movie playback in larger rooms with high ceilings. The Sonos Beam Gen 2 is a compact and stylish soundbar that delivers excellent audio quality for both music and movies, with versatile connectivity options and compatibility with Dolby Atmos, making it a recommended choice for Sonos fans and those seeking high-quality audio enjoyment. The Polk Audio MagniFi Mini is a compact soundbar with various connectivity options, wireless subwoofer, and Google Cast compatibility, delivering clear and powerful sound suitable for small to medium-sized rooms.
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Position in ranking

We maintain a monthly ranking that sums up expert recommendations for all sound bars.

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Sonos Beam Gen 2
The Sonos Beam Gen 2 is a compact and stylish soundbar that delivers excellent audio quality for both music and movies, with versatile connectivity options and compatibility with Dolby Atmos, making it a recommended choice for Sonos fans and those seeking high-quality audio enjoyment.
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Samsung HW-Q990C
The Samsung HW-Q990C soundbar is highly praised for its exceptional sound quality, immersive experience, and extensive connectivity options, making it a top choice for enhancing TV audio and creating a cinematic home theater experience.
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Sonos Arc
The Sonos Arc is a high-end soundbar with impressive sound quality, expansive soundstage, and modern design, ideal for those seeking an immersive surround sound experience for movies and music.
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Vizio M-Series 5.1
The Vizio M-Series 5.1 Soundbar is a versatile and affordable audio system that offers excellent sound quality, making it suitable for a variety of audio content, including music and movies, and is compatible with most TVs on the market.
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Sonos Beam Gen 1 did not receive any endorsements this month.

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Sonos Beam Gen 2 Samsung HW-Q990C Sonos Arc Vizio M-Series 5.1
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Sonos Beam Gen 2 rank #1 out of 189.
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7.7
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Sonos Arc rank #3 out of 189. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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9.3
Amazing
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Vizio M-Series 5.1 rank #4 out of 189. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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8.7
Great
The Sonos Beam Gen 2 is a compact and stylish soundbar that delivers excellent audio quality for both music and movies, with versatile connectivity options and compatibility with Dolby Atmos, making it a recommended choice for Sonos fans and those seeking high-quality audio enjoyment. The Samsung HW-Q990C soundbar is highly praised for its exceptional sound quality, immersive experience, and extensive connectivity options, making it a top choice for enhancing TV audio and creating a cinematic home theater experience. The Sonos Arc is a high-end soundbar with impressive sound quality, expansive soundstage, and modern design, ideal for those seeking an immersive surround sound experience for movies and music. The Vizio M-Series 5.1 Soundbar is a versatile and affordable audio system that offers excellent sound quality, making it suitable for a variety of audio content, including music and movies, and is compatible with most TVs on the market.
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