Supported WiFi modes and security standards for Sonos products


Products that can connect to 2.4GHz WiFi networks



802.11b and 802.11g

All Sonos speakers and components can connect to wireless routers or access points that support 802.11b/g WiFi over 2.4GHz. Additionally, all Sonos speakers and components can connect to WiFi networks that use WPA and WPA2 Personal security standards, as well as unsecured WiFi networks.

Sonos products that have been set up using the Sonos S1 Controller app are limited to 802.11b/g connections over 2.4GHz with WPA or WPA21 security. When using the latest version of the Sonos app, Sonos products support the additional WiFi modes and security standards listed below.


802.11n

  • Amp
  • Arc
  • Arc SL
  • Beam (Gen 1)
  • Beam (Gen 2)
  • Ray


Products that can connect to 5GHz WiFi networks

All listed products can also connect via 2.4GHz for the listed mode, if available. These WiFi modes are not available for Sonos products that have been set up with the Sonos S1 Controller app.


802.11ac (WiFi 5), 802.11ax (WiFi 6), 802.11n, and 802.11a

  • Era 100
  • Era 300
  • Move 2


802.11ac (WiFi 5), 802.11n, and 802.11a

  • Roam
  • Roam SL


802.11n and 802.11a

  • Five
  • Move
  • One (Gen 2)
  • One SL
  • Port
  • Sub (Gen 3)
  • Sub Mini
  • SYMFONISK Bookshelf (Gen 2)
  • SYMFONISK Floor lamp
  • SYMFONISK Picture frame
  • SYMFONISK Table lamp (Gen 2)


802.11a

  • One (Gen 1)
  • Play:1
  • Play:3
  • Play:5 (Gen 2)
  • Sub (Gen 1)
  • Sub (Gen 2)
  • SYMFONISK Bookshelf (Gen 1)
  • SYMFONISK Table lamp (Gen 1)



Products that support WPA3 security

The following products can connect to WiFi using WPA3 security in addition to WPA and WPA2. WPA3 security is not available for Sonos products that have been set up with the Sonos S1 Controller app.


  • Amp
  • Arc
  • Arc SL
  • Beam (Gen 1)
  • Beam (Gen 2)
  • Era 100
  • Era 300
  • Five
  • Move
  • Move 2
  • One (Gen 2)
  • One SL
  • Port
  • Ray
  • Roam
  • Roam SL
  • Sub (Gen 3)
  • Sub Mini
  • SYMFONISK Bookshelf (Gen 2)
  • SYMFONISK Floor lamp
  • SYMFONISK Picture frame
  • SYMFONISK Table lamp (Gen 2)

¹While used with the S1 Controller App, Sonos Move can additionally connect to 802.11a (5Ghz) and 802.11n (2.4Ghz and 5Ghz) networks.

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