Sonos has launched a brand new pair of audio system within the Period 100 and Period 300 that, because the mannequin title implies, marks a brand new period of wi-fi audio system from the corporate.
Of the 2, the Period 300 looks like a speaker that’s genuinely totally different from the remaining inside Sonos’ present line-up. That’s as a result of the speaker can play music in Dolby Atmos.
Dolby Atmos presents music in a much bigger, extra expansive method than stereo, firing audio above, to the edges and in the direction of the listener for a extra immersive efficiency. There aren’t many Dolby Atmos wi-fi audio system at present out there, with the Period 300 becoming a member of the likes of Apple Homepod 2 and Amazon Echo Studio.
However Dolby Atmos music is gaining extra traction out there as extra music is produced within the format. Right here’s discover Dolby Atmos audio on the Sonos Period 300.
What you’ll want:
- Sonos Period 300
- An Amazon Music or Apple Music subscription
The Quick Model:
- Open the Sonos app
- Head to the search icon
- Kind in Dolby Atmos
- Click on on the tracks that come up within the outcomes
Open the Sonos app
Dolby Atmos audio isn’t supported over Bluetooth or AirPlay 2, so the very first thing you’ll must do is open the Sonos app in your iOS or Android machine
Head to the search icon
As a way to discover content material that’s in Dolby Atmos, you’ll want to move to the search icon on the underside row.
Seek for Dolby Atmos content material
When you’ve clicked on the search icon, kind in Dolby Atmos to the search bar. You’ll get outcomes from a number of companies, however Sonos at present solely helps Atmos audio from Amazon Music and Apple Music
Click on on a monitor
As soon as the app has introduced up the search outcomes, you’ll be able to have a look at the leads to the ‘Album’, ‘Artists’ and ‘Songs’ to find Dolby Atmos-compatible tracks. Click on on any monitor and the Period 300 will default to enjoying the monitor in Atmos. You’ll comprehend it’s enjoying in Atmos when the Now Enjoying display screen shows the Dolby Atmos brand
So far as we are able to inform, the Period 300 gained’t play any chosen Dolby Atmos tracks from Tidal, downgrading them to Hello-Fi or Grasp high quality tracks as a substitute.