Powered by a four-core processor, this speaker can connect to Wi-Fi and stream your favorite podcasts, radio stations and music with high-quality sound. Best answer by John B. I thought Sonos only recently announced that gen 1 would stop receiving updates and it hadn’t taken effect yet so I would expect the products to still indicate modern. Display results with all search words Sonos One (Gen 2) review: Design Sonos One is a pretty nifty looking speaker. SN is B8E9379E1D50G The change happened across the existing products at that time, and I think it was in 2013. the first, four numbers are 1311 so i think its from November 2013, this i now think is gen1? Log into your Sonos account online. The downside, however, is that the features become more limited. The article suggest that the Gen of the product will be noted. Learn more about our cookies. So far it’s been great, the only problem is I have no way of connecting my turntable without buying either a second hand Connect, or a new Port. NOTE 1: a Sonos BRIDGE is NOT needed to use the PLAY:1 or ONE. I appreciate the help. Hi. Connect (Gen 1) Connect:Amp (Gen 1) While it will be easy to tell which generation Play:5 you've got, as the Gen 1 model looks very different to the Gen 2, both generations of the Connect and Connect:Amp look identical. See the INSTALLATION section of this review. so maybe a trade up i think to a Amp. Check the System section of your Sonos account page to find out if your products are compatible with S2.” doesn’t tell us what to expect, or what they will indicate. The Port is off the table due to price. Go get my app “Phonos Plus” from the app store, it will scan your network and tell you exactly what is on there and which Gen they are. 2 x Sonos One (Gen 1) 2 x Sonos One (Gen 2) 1 x Sonos One (Gen 1) and 1 x Sonos One (Gen 2) 2 x Sonos One SL; 1 x Sonos One SL and 1 x Sonos One (Gen 1 or Gen 2) 2 x Sonos Play:1; You cannot stereo pair the Play:1 with either the Sonos One or Sonos One … Not for me. Serial Number starts with 1703. But when I tried using S2 (on my Mac) I got a message that my “system includes products that aren’t compatible with S2.” The serial number of my connect starts with  B8E9379B…. If you accept you agree to our full cookie policy. Yes, if you want to buy the current Sonos replacement product you need the new Amp at £419 after your trade up discount. The difference is the Gen 2 speakers have Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), an updated processor and increased memory, which for most consumers won’t make a difference. Pair it with another Sonos One for stereo sound, or connect it to other Sonos speakers so you can listen to … We use cookies to enhance and personalize your experience. All it would take would be a simple FAQ explaining how to check the date code (or some other attribute) for each item to identify the generation. https://www.sonos.com/myaccount/system/households/devices/. The second version may have similar height and width as its predecessor but the body is noticeably thicker. The Mac app seems prone to 'false incompatibles'. I went on a chat with a Sonos rep, gave my serial number for the Connect to check S2 compatibility, and was told it is S2 compatible. Enhance your media experience with this Sonos One (Gen 2) smart speaker in black. The Connect ‘gen 2’ (as we now call it, although we didn’t know it at the time) started in 2015. Any ideas on what I need to look for? This Sonos One (Gen 2) Wireless is high quality and low priced at just 117 . Sorry, our virus scanner detected that this file isn't safe to download. Sonos One Gen 2 - Black colour. @MrBlister3. If you don’t want to buy a brand new Amp replacement, then a late model Connect:Amp would work, if we could establish from what date code the Gen2 Connect:Amp became available. The Sonos app will tell you via push notification or within the app. DO I replace it with a newer AMP at £419? Thanks, Bruce. Mocht je nieuwere devices (willen) hebben, dan zou ik voor een Gen 1 gaan. NOTE 3: the ONE (Gen 2) is virtually the same as the ONE (Gen 1) except for a faster processor and Bluetooth LE included. I bought a 1606 dated Connect to be on the safe side. P100 is considered obsolete hardware version - 1.16.3.1-1, Pretty sure gen 1 has a mute button whereas gen 2 has a play/pause button. Hi i have a connect amp is it gen1 or gen2? Are you saying I should only use the mobile app, and not try and use S2 on my Mac at all? Hi. I have a brand new boxed Connect Amp - the numbers prior to serial number are 1411 so I presume this means November 2014. If so, you could connect to that with an RCA to 3.5mm stereo cable adapter. If your Connect has ‘Trade up eligible’ next to it it is gen1. NOTE 2: the PLAY:1 is the same as the ONE without voice and touch integration. Would this be Gen2 or Gen2. Most Sonos speakers and components will support the S2 update. The Sonos One Gen 1 is still available from Sonos alongside the Gen 2 version, at a discounted $169 price. All the newer Sonos products, like Play:1, Playbar, Playbase, One, One SL, Beam and many others, are compatible with S2. The simple fact is, right now, it doesn’t make any difference. If it is 15, you need to contact Sonos. Only specific products are effected. That leaves the Connect, which is totally fine I can find one one eBay. Sorry, we were unable to create that user account. We need basic cookies to make this site work, therefore these are the minimum you can select. So mute means gen 1, play/pause could be either. I am right in saying that the Gen 1 Connect and Amp have a pause button on the fron and the Gen2 have a Pause/Play button? No way I’m paying that much for the privilege of listening to my vinyl. Sonos Connect:Amp (first generation) Sonos Play:5 (first generation) A problematic upgrade. $699.00. On the label, the 4 digits before the serial number are the year and month of manufacture, followed by a letter (Ex. I actually upgraded mine to a Sonos Amp last year ….. I’m not kidding the new Sonos Amp is a major upgrade! Use the mobile app for this. Sonos legacy and modern products YYMMC). Als je geen andere Sonos devices hebt, of alleen Legacy apparaten dan is een Gen 1 prima. If not, it is gen2. Page 15 SONOS CONNECT 2.91 x 5.35 x 5.51 in (74 x 136 x 140 mm) Dimensions (H x W x D) 1.5 lbs. You will need one whether you use a speaker line input or a Connect/Port/Amp. Typically, the support lasts longer (the original ZP units lasted from 2005 to 2020). Enter your username or e-mail address. My understanding is that the Play:1 also is. I have this model also. I’m logged in to my Sonos account, in the System tab, and I see nothing showing about whether it is Modern or outdated. Even works for recycled devices (though they must be wired). My system page neither lists my Connect:Amp as “Modern Product” nor “End of Product Updates”, how can I determine if my Connect:Amp is GEN 1 or GEN 2? I am looking at buying a Connect Amp from a third party. Sub (Gen 3) is compatible with Sonos S2 only. Does anyone have a definitive answer?! If you login your account at www.sonos.com and go to your account and then click on system. Learn more about our cookies. Sonos added Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), an updated processor and increased memory to the Sonos One Gen 2… Please try again in a few minutes. The original has a bass port to keep the exterior as slim as possible. Sonos S2 is a new app and operating system (OS) that will power the next generation of Sonos products and experiences. How do I see which generation my connect unit is? Sorry, we're still checking this file's contents to make sure it's safe to download. It has elegantly rounded corners and a truly minimalist design – … I don’t know about Connect:Amp, but on the old Connect (non Amp version), the versions with a serial number starting 1502 onwards are supposed to be Gen2 and S2 compatible. Because the two speakers are so similar and no … They all work in the same manner. I’m not sure that happened at the exact same time. It is still in a box and not connected to a system so they can’t check. I don’t see how to tell the difference though between the gen1 and gen2 Connect devices. This Sonos One (Gen 2) smart speaker includes Alexa and Google Assistant, so you can use it completely hands-free. I hadn’t noticed this before, but it seems to be the easiest way to tell based on pictures in eBay listings. If it has the play symbol, it could be gen 1 or gen 2. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, https://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Aux-to-Sonos-Using-Raspberry-Pi/. No, I think the intent is to do the upgrade using the mobile app. Sonos says that Gen 2 comes with Increased Memory, Bluetooth Low Energy, and an updated more powerful processor. Thanks. I don’t think the gen 3 has shipped yet, but both gen 1 and gen 2 are S2 compliant. As such, the PLAY:1 is less expensive. Because the two speakers are so similar and … comes in original box with power cable and original documentation including quick start guide. My problem is that I don’t want a gen1 as it won’t be compatible with the new Sonos app being released in June. Is that the one? To update your newer Sonos speakers and components, you’ll have to cut the old ones out of the group. Apparently the devices tab now only indicates if a device is incompatible with S2. Sonos One (Gen 2) Wireless Speaker - Black . Respect the Queue (1)Move (2)Beam (1)SonosOne (1)Playbar (4)Play5 (4)Play1 (3)Play3 (2)Connect (1)Connect:Amp (3)Sonos Amp (1)Sub + (9) Echo + Smartthings, Author of the leading 3rd party Sonos apps for Windows and a new app for iOS. The look and feel of both models feel a bit different. Sonos Sub (Gen 3) - The Wireless Subwoofer For Deep Bass - Black 4.8 out of 5 stars 356. Once you’ve completed the upgrade process, you should be able to connect without issue using the S2 app on your Mac. I don’t see how to tell the difference though between the gen1 and gen2 Connect devices. So we can say that if it has the mute symbol it is definitely gen1. The same can be seen as being mentioned on their website. Depends on when you purchased it. If your smartphone, tablet, or computer is connected to the Wi-Fi network, … “Not sure if your product is Gen 1, Gen 2, or Gen 3? This article will show you which Sonos products are compatible with the Sonos S2 app and which products are not S2 compatible and require the Sonos S1 app. That worked (upgrading using the app on my iPhone, then using S2 on the Mac itself). Make sure you set up at least one speaker before adding Sub. How can I determine if my system is compatible with the new Sonos S2 controller app? By subscribing here, you agree to receive emails and promotional offers from Sonos. Sonos is suitably vague about the difference between the Gen1 and Gen2 Connect. If before 15, it is definitely legacy. If they’re not labeled Sonos S1 Required, then you’re good to go. Sonos could be a lot clearer about this. It may be possible all of your devices are modern, in which you’d just see their name, registration date, and serial number. I have a Play:1 and a Connect. See Getting started when you’re ready to add a Sub to your Sonos system. We'll send you an e-mail with instructions to reset your password. Yes. All the changes with the Sonos One Gen 2 are internal. Did Sonos stop showing the status like mentioned above? Select your speakers. Nothing with a 3.5. Yes, if you want to buy the current Sonos replacement product you need the new Amp at £419 after your trade up discount. I'm assuming your turntable has a built in phono pre-amp or you have an external one. Here you can see mine - which is obviously a Gen:1 legacy product and not modern version, I perchased mine used and i can see the serial nr. I have checked in system but it only shows Connect. View original. Apparently Gen 1 has Build ID:P100 and hardware version 1.16.X.X-X.X, Gen 2 has Build ID:C100 and hardware version 1.17.X.X-X.X. As to future support, Sonos has stated they will support a device at least 5 years after they stop manufacturing the model. Something on the label? If there is no ‘trade up eligible’ indicator next to it, that means it is gen 2 and consequently S2 capable. You will see a full listing of all the sonos equipment you have and it will tell you it is either “Modern Product” or say “End of Product Updates” beside it to tell you if legacy or not. We use 3 different kinds of cookies. Download the Sonos app for iOS, Android, FireOS, Windows, and macOS. If all of your Sonos products are compatible with S2, you’ll receive a notification in your Sonos S1 Controller app with instructions on how to update to S2. All my products indicate modern including the play 3s. I don’t know about Connect:Amp, but on the old Connect (non Amp version), the versions with a serial number starting 1502 onwards are supposed to be Gen2 and S2 compatible. Do you have Sonos speaker with a line input near the turntable? If the year is after 15, you are fine. Best answer by John B 8 April 2020, 10:34. You can tell which version you've got by going to the 'About My System' section of the Sonos app. You could also try this: https://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Aux-to-Sonos-Using-Raspberry-Pi/, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, A place for all Sonos users to hang out and discuss hardware, software, installation, ideas and troubleshooting, Press J to jump to the feed. The Sonos One Gen 1 is still available from Sonos alongside the Gen 2 version, at a discounted $169 price. I just replaced all my traditional audio equipment with Sonos. Thanks! Serial numbers? If it doesn’t say anything, then presumably it is compatible. You can always change your cookie preferences in your profile settings. I can still log on to https://www.sonos.com/myaccount/system/households/devices/ and see that Sonos thinks I still have two devices that I’ve recycled as “legacy” products, and the rest of my devices show as just their name, no S1/S2, or Legacy/Modern identifiers. Note: Sonos Sub is designed for use with most Sonos speakers, except Sonos Connect, Port and Move. Display results with all search words % End of search results. For most users, as … Buttons changed 2013.  gen1 to gen2 Connect and Connect Amp was in 2015. My problem is that I don’t want a gen1 as it won’t be compatible with the new Sonos app being released in June. So far, so good. • Connect (Gen 1), Learn More • Connect:Amp (Gen 1), Learn More • Play:5 (Gen 1), Learn More. Save $40 on the Sonos One Gen 2 voice-controlled smart speaker. Gen 2 is van 2016 of later, zo heb ik bergrepen de bouwmaand- en jaar zit in het serienummer. Sonos just announced the Sonos One Gen 2, an updated and upgraded model of its Sonos One, and it looks identical and costs for the exact same price ($199) as the original first-generation smart speaker.So what’s the difference? I use the S2 app on my Mac, but never tried the update process with it, I used my iPhone to update my system. @MrBlister3. Learn more about updating to S2 on our overview page. Any help would be much appreciated. It has a Mute button rather than play/pause - can I presume this is a Gen1? Sonos S2 is the latest app and operating system that powers the next generation of Sonos products and experiences. 18 March 2020, 12:51. That leaves the Connect, which is totally fine I can find one one eBay. And yes, I have a preamp from my previous setup. Under ‘System’ you will find all the products registered to your account. Just need the Connect to get them all...connected. You can choose which cookies you want to accept. 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