Release Notes for Sonos Software Version 7.3
Current software version
Quick access to Sonos tips right inside your app, and more.
Sonos app tips
Tap Help&Tips on the menu to learn how to:
- Set a musical wakeup call.
- Build, tweak and save your playlists.
- Find go-to songs in seconds with Favorites.
- DJ your house party with Crossfade, Shuffle, and Repeat.
- Control Sonos directly from your Spotify app.
Sonos speaker tipsSame drill. Tap Help&Tips. Discover new ways to get the most out of your speakers.
- Tune your speaker for the best sound in any room.
- Add music to another room, or create a stereo pair.
- Play, pause, and skip songs with touch control. No app required.
- Adjust your home theater to fit your life: Speech Enhancement and Night Mode
- Play your vinyl LPs on Sonos.
Check back often. New tips posted regularly.
Customer care help, right at your fingertips.
Is your Sonos having an off day? Loop us in and we’ll lend a hand. Go to Help&Tips > Contact Us to connect directly to live customer care. We’re here and happy to help.
More little stuff that counts:
Four-letter lyric alerts
Fan of Spotify or Apple Music? You will now see content featuring explicit lyrics flagged on Sonos.
Android gets a new look
Control your Sonos with an Android device? We improved your home screen widgets and added new app shortcuts. All in the name of better listening.
Name that music service
A small logo on the Now Playing screen instantly tells you which music service you’re listening to.
Handier Windows app navigation
We improved the Wizards and Settings navigation in our controller app for Windows–a convenient option for visually-impaired listeners using JAWS (Job Access with Speech).
More peace of mind
Squashed a few minor bugs. Beefed up system security. All good.
System requirements, alerts & warnings
Minimum OS requirements
- Android 4.0 or later
- iOS 8 or later
- macOS 10.9 or later
- Windows 7 or later
Alert: Trueplay speaker tuning
To successfully tune your Sonos speakers with Trueplay, you’ll need to use an iOS device running iOS 8 or higher. This includes iPhone 4s and higher, iPad 2 and higher, and iPod touch 5th generation and higher.
Warning: Partially supported controller
You can update a Sonos CR200 to Sonos 7.3 and use it to browse, search, and play music on your Sonos system. Unfortunately, you won’t be able to use it for less common tasks like adding new speakers, modifying your music services, or setting up a brand new Sonos system. Please use a mobile device that meets our minimum OS requirements for these things.
Alert: Incompatible controllers
If you’re still controlling your Sonos with a device that’s running one of the following operating systems, it’s time to update. Until you do, you won’t be able control Sonos speakers running our 7.3 software.
- Android: 2.2, 2.3, and 3.x
- iOS: 7.0
- macOS: 10.7 (Lion) and 10.8 (Mountain Lion)
- Windows: XP and Vista™
If you try, you’ll see this message: "To continue using your Sonos system, please update the OS on this device or use a different device."
You’ll need to upgrade the OS before you can use the Sonos app on this device.