Playing movie audio through Sonos. 6 years ago 6 April 59 replies; views B Brian_75 0 replies can I connect my computer to sonos and play the audio of a movie through my sonos system? For example, I am connecting my computer to a projector. I want the audio to connect and play through my sonos. Sonos is essentially wireless yeah? Then how do I play movies via my laptop and wirelessly have the movie audio playing out of 2x sonos 5. I would prefer to have it not connected via the line-in. The only work around I can find is Laptop to TV via HDMI and Laptop to Sonos 5 via headphone cable. Fortunately, there is a pretty handy app that lets you work around the Sonos controller’s few limitations. Stream What You Hear (SWYH) is a simple open source application that runs in your Windows taskbar, allowing you to hear anything playing through your desktop PC on your Sonos frvi4.net: Matt Klein. May 31, · I've just unboxed my Sonos play 1's the sound is really excellent. However, I'm a little concerned that they only connect to music devices such as Spotify. What if I want them to connect to my mac and listen to youtube or a film? Is it possible for the audio to come out of my Sonos speakers? What's the best workaround for this.
I think that this is just a way to sell more expensive hardware. The Sonos Play:5, Connect, and Connect:AMP models all have analog Line In connections, so that you could hook your computer or other device to them and play that audio through your Sonos system. Hope this helps. Sonos products I own. You can choose which cookies you want to accept. Everyone was so excited about these, and they have loads of potential! Male Female. Is your phone an iphone?
I agree with all of the above. Help Shortcuts. The device is massively restricted and to add to that theres not even an audio in. Using your computer's input capabilities, you may also find a way to stream that to the Sonos system as well. Sonos products I own.
The purpose of purchasing the Play 1 was for use as a speaker when playing movies from the laptop, which is not loud enough. Sonos is essentially wireless yeah? Help Shortcuts. This has definitely turned me off Sonos products. If you have an apple device stream via airplay.