Final yr IKEA introduced that they might be teaming up with Sonos to create a set of sensible audio system. IKEA had beforehand dabbled in Bluetooth audio system, however this may mark the primary time the corporate can be launching a set of sensible audio system, and the excellent news is that we’d be capable of get a glimpse of it subsequent month.
The corporate has introduced that along with Sonos, they are going to be unveiled their SYMFONISK speaker on the FEEL HOME occasion in Milan in April. In keeping with Björn Block, Enterprise Chief for IKEA Residence Sensible at IKEA of Sweden, “Along with Sonos we wished to mix our dwelling furnishing information with their experience in creating nice sound experiences for each room of the house, and in Milan we wish you to expertise the actual distinction that sound and lightweight makes in your life.”
Particulars on the speaker are scarce for the time being, however the firm is anticipated to launch a model that could be a bookshelf fashion speaker, and one other that might be a wall-mounted model. On condition that the collaboration is with Sonos, there’s a good probability that we can count on some type of streaming function as nicely, however whether or not it can produce other sensible speaker options just like the Amazon Echo, Google Residence, or HomePod stays to be seen.
The corporate can also be anticipated to launch these audio system later this yr in August the place hopefully they are going to be inexpensive given IKEA’s strategy to pricing.
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