Set up your Sonos Roam

This article will help you get started with setting up your Sonos Roam. You can find more information on product features and specs on Roam's product page.

Before you start

  • Turn on your Sonos Roam by pressing the button on the back or by plugging it in to power via USB cable. Roam will show a blinking green light when it's ready to be set up.
  • Download the Sonos app for iOS or Android. The app will guide you through the set up process.

Set up a new Sonos system with Roam

  1. Open the Sonos app for iOS or Android.
  2. Select Set up new system, then create or sign in to your Sonos account.
  3. Select Add on the popup showing your Roam.
  4. Follow the steps in the app to set up your Roam and add your content services.

Add Roam to your existing Sonos system

  1. Open the Sonos app for iOS or Android.
  2. Go to the Settings menu and select Add Speaker or Component.
  3. Follow the steps in the app to add Roam to your Sonos system.

Problems during setup?

If your Roam is having trouble connecting during setup, check our “Product not found” article for some help.

You can switch your Roam over to Bluetooth mode at any time. See our article Pair Sonos Roam with Bluetooth for instructions on pairing your Roam to your Bluetooth devices.

For more information on Sonos Roam and its features, see our articles about charging your Roam, swapping audio from Roam to your other Sonos products, and Auto Trueplay.

Still need help?

Our technicians can help over the phone or with a live chat. You can also ask questions and find answers with other Sonos owners in our Sonos Community.