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Connect:AMP as Surround Sound without hardwire network


The first instruction for setting this up says:
"Wire both the Sonos home theater speaker and Connect:Amp to either your router, a single network switch, or to each other, using an Ethernet cable."
My network connection is on the lower level and the TV I want to set up surround sound is on the second level where there is no ethernet. What options do I have (other than running a network cable up through the wall) do I have? Thank you
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Best answer by Airgetlam 10 August 2018, 00:46

None, unfortunately. The “hack” that Sonos created to make this work requires an Ethernet connection.

You could replace the speakers that you want to use as surround speakers with PLAY:1s, though.

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None, unfortunately. The “hack” that Sonos created to make this work requires an Ethernet connection.

You could replace the speakers that you want to use as surround speakers with PLAY:1s, though.
I guess the alternative is to move the cable modem and router up to the living room. Ugh. Thank you for the reply!
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It can also be wired direct to the playbar if you have a way to do that instead.
That’s the “to each other” part that the OP already quoted 😉

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