IKEA's remote control for SONOS speakers is a simple puck-like device
 

IKEA's remote control for SONOS speakers is a simple puck-like device

IKEA is to launch a minimal yet very user-friendly remote control for its SONOS symfonisk speakers on october 1st, 2019. measuring just 50mm in diameter and 18mm in height, the product has appeared on the french version of the swedish furniture brand’s website and is to be made available soon in the UK, however, a date for US shipping has not yet been confirmed. the small, puck-like device removes the need for multiple buttons with its simple controls. by pressing down on the remote, users can play or pause music, or navigate tracks back and forth. by rotating your finger on the surface, the volume can also be easily increased or decreased.

IKEA SONOS speakers remote designboom

IKEA’s symfonisk wifi bookshelf speaker in black

all images courtesy of IKEA

 

 

the remote control includes a magnet at the base of the design, allowing it to be easily mounted on wall surfaces. compatible with IKEA‘s symfonisk ‘table lamp’ and ‘bookshelf’ speakers, the device allows speakers to be controlled from any room in the house. the product will be available to consumers in both black and white colorways and is being sold for a very affordable €14.99.

IKEA SONOS speakers remote designboom

the small, puck-like device measures just 50mm in diameter and 18mm in height

IKEA SONOS speakers remote designboom

a close up view of the remote control in black

IKEA SONOS speakers remote designboom

by pressing down on the remote, users can play, pause and skip tracks

moving your finger in a circular motion increases or decreases the volume of music

 

 

product info:

 

product name: symfonisk remote control

design: IKEA

    have something to add? share your thoughts in our comments section below.
    all comments are reviewed for the purposes of moderation before publishing.

    comments policy
    LOG IN
    designboom's comment policy guidelines
    generally speaking, if we publish something, it's because we're genuinely interested in the subject. we hope you'll share this interest and if you know even more about it, please share! our goal in the discussion threads is to have good conversation and we prefer constructive opinions. we and our readers have fun with entertaining ones. designboom welcomes alerts about typos, incorrect names, and the like.
    the correction is at the discretion of the post editor and may not happen immediately.

    what if you disagree with what we or another commenter has to say?
    let's hear it! but please understand that offensive, inappropriate, or just plain annoying comments may be deleted or shortened.

    - please do not make racist, sexist, anti-semitic, homophobic or otherwise offensive comments.
    - please don't personally insult the writers or your fellow commenters.
    - please avoid using offensive words, replacing a few letters with asterisks is not a valid workaround.
    - please don't include your website or e-mail address in your comments for the purpose of self-promotion.
    - please respect jury verdicts and do not discuss offensively on the competition results
    (there is only one fist prize, and designboom usually asks renown professionals to help us to promote talent.
    in addition to the awarded designs, we do feel that almost all deserve our attention, that is why we publish
    the best 100-200 entries too.)

    a link is allowed in comments as long as they add value in the form of information, images, humor, etc. (links to the front page of your personal blog or website are not okay). unwelcome links (to commercial products or services of others, offensive material etc. ) will be redacted. and, ... yes, spam gets banned. no, we do not post fake comments.

    PRODUCT LIBRARY

    a diverse digital database that acts as a valuable guide in gaining insight and information about a product directly from the manufacturer, and serves as a rich reference point in developing a project or scheme.

    technology news

    ×
    keep up with our daily and weekly stories
    501,537 subscribers
    - see sample
    - see sample