Next Level Announces Architectural Series SONOS PLAYBAR Enclosures

Next Level’s latest SONOS solution helps to integrate the soundbar into wall-mounted environments.


SONOS is one of the most popular brands in the custom installation market, and many dealers are using the company's products to build whole-house audio and home theater systems for their clients. 

Aiding the install market unobtrusively integrate SONOS' PLAYBAR soundbar into home theater systems is the Massachusetts-based manufacturer Next Level Acoustics. Adding to its selection of SONOS accessories, Next Level has announced its Architectural Series of PLAYBAR enclosures. 

Next Level says the enclosures are made to fit any size television, and the products incorporate its floating grille technology that expands the enclosure to fit various size TVs. 

Other features of the Architectural series enclosures include interior side reflectors that focus sound to the listening area for improved intelligibility, an open top panel with inset grilles that maintain high-frequency dispersion,cable management channels to facilitate connectivity, and a removable, magnetic mesh-weave grill that allows for IR control. 

In addition, Next Level Acoustics points out the Architectural Series enclosures are manufactured with a combination of MDF and Formica to provide years of durability, and the products feature a piano-gloss black finish.

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Robert Archer
Robert Archer:

Bob is an audio enthusiast who has written about consumer electronics for various publications within Massachusetts before joining the staff of CE Pro in 2000. Bob is THX Level I certified, and he's also taken classes from the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF) and Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA). Bob has also served as the technology editor for CE Pro's sister publication Commercial Integrator. In his personal time beyond his family, he's studied guitar and music theory at Sarrin Music Studios in Wakefield, Mass., and he also studies Kyokushin karate at 5 Dragons and Brazilian jiu-jitsu at Binda Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.




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