Set up your Sonos Roam SL

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

Before you start

  • Turn on your Sonos Roam SL by pressing the button on the back or by plugging it in to power via USB cable. Roam SL 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 Sonos Roam SL

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

Add Sonos Roam SL 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 SL to your Sonos system.

Problems during setup?

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

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

For information on charging, see our article about charging your Roam and Roam SL.

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.