The SONOS Roam was officially announced today, during the wee hours of the morning. Now, the brand has provided the local pricing and availability date for its new portable speaker.
As per the official press release by TC Acoustic, the Roam will be available in Malaysia from 21 April onwards at an SRP of RM1099. For those who wish to purchase the portable speaker physically, it will only be on display at all Harvey Norman stores in Malaysia. For those who want to purchase it online, the product will be available for purchase via its official LazMall store on Lazada and Trysonos.my.
Internally, the Roam houses two Class-H amplifiers that are tuned to its “unique” acoustic architecture, a bespoke racetrack mid-woofer, one tweeter, a high-efficiency motor. And SONOS’ Trueplay Tuning technology that automatically adjusts the speaker’s audio quality and presence based on its surrounding environment. Battery-wise, the Roam provides up to 10 hours of continuous playback on a single charge, and up to 10 days when placed in Sleep Mode.
The Roam also has an IP67 dust and waterproof rating, with the speakers able to be submerged to a depth of one metre, for up to 30 minutes.
Like all SONOS speakers, the Roam utilises both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity to provide seamless audio between the speaker and other SONOS branded products. Lastly, the speaker also works with more than 100 streaming services, including SONOS Radio, as well as assistants like Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple AirPlay 2.