Set up your Sonos Ray

  • Mobile device required
  • Sonos S2 required

This article will guide you through setting up your Sonos Ray. You can find more information on product features and specs on Ray’s product page.

Before you start

  • Download the Sonos app for iOS or Android. Your Ray needs to be set up using the Sonos app before it can play TV audio. Note that Sonos Ray requires the S2 Sonos app. Ray cannot be set up using the Sonos S1 Controller app.
  • Place Ray in your desired location and connect it to power.
  • Keep the included optical cable nearby. The Sonos app will guide you on connecting Ray to the optical audio port on your TV.

Set up a new Sonos system with Sonos Ray

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

Add Sonos Ray to your existing Sonos system

  1. Open the Sonos app for iOS or Android.
  2. From the Settings tab, tap System > Add Product.
  3. Follow the steps in the app to connect Sonos Ray to your Sonos system..

Problems during setup?

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

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.