Sonos Arc soundbar launches with Dolby Atmos support
by Andy Bassett
Sonos first launched its Playbar soundbar back in 2013 and the intervening years have seen strong competition from rivals. Now the multi-room audio pioneer is back with a replacement - the Sonos Arc, which features the long awaited addition of Dolby Atmos.
Sonos clarifies product update and recycling position
by Andy Bassett
The last few weeks have been a challenge for Sonos as it faced a backlash over its recycling policy and how older products are handled when they can no longer be updated. A company issued statement now seeks to acknowledge and clarify the situation.
The recent news of how Sonos has implemented its recycling initiative for users who wanted to upgrade to its newer products was met with much discussion. The company has now notified its userbase that a number of legacy products will stop receiving updates and support from May 2020, and that the offer of a Trade Up is still on the table…
Sonos’s approach to recycling has been creating a fair bit of negative buzz on the internet and Sonos has yet to officially respond. However, it has addressed some of the issues raised via a variety of online tech sites.
Sonos has announced a limited launch of their new Flex subscription service in the Netherlands, where consumers can choose between one of three monthly tiers to rent a package of the company's speakers.
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