Set up your Sonos Roam

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  • Sonos S2 required

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.


Set up a new Sonos system with Roam

  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 your Roam and add your music services.

Add Roam 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 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.