EEVblog 1514 - Sonos: The Juicero of Wifi Speakers? (TEARDOWN)



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Dumpster teardown of a Sonos Play 5 Gen 1 Wifi speaker system.
Is this the Juicero of wifi speakers? or is it just a really well designed active speaker?

Amp Hour Interview with a Sonos designer: https://theamphour.com/474-an-interview-with-nash-reilly/

Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1514-sonos-the-juicero-of-wifi-speakers-(teardown)/

Gen 2 teardown photos: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/repair/sonos-play-5-(gen-2)-dismantle-and-repair/

00:00 - Another Dumpster Diving find
02:09 - Bonus dumpster item, new in box
03:14 - Does it work?
03:33 - The Sonos app really sucks
05:21 - Removing the front grill
06:07 - FINALLY got the stupid thing connected, and likely the reason it was tossed
06:34 - Teardown
07:34 - The very nice Wifi antenna
08:01 - Inside
09:07 - Main Peerless drivers
09:56 - Anti-vibration as far as the eye can see
11:18 - Is this Juicero levels of engineering?
14:26 - That's not a board mount, THIS is a board mount
16:43 - Surprising class D amps


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