Sonos Sub Mini is a compact subwoofer

Sonos makes scads of high-end speakers with equally high MSRPs, sold on the merits of their ecosystem.

Today, as an alternative to the $749 Sub Subwoofer, the company announced the Sub Mini,

A pared down subwoofer that's appreciably less expensive than a full-size monster and stands a foot tall.

Meant to be used in smaller rooms than subs Its footprint is about half that of the big sub

Sonos says the Mini's sound is still as robust as you'd expect from a subwoofer this expensive

Sonos says the speakers are positioned to face inward to create a force-cancelling effect

As with other Sonos products, the Sub Mini can be connected to the latest, enhanced Sonos speakers

Sonos says the Sub Mini's cylindrical design provides a structurally sound form factor that reduces hum.

The Sonos Sub Mini goes on sale October 6 in most territories where Sonos operates

Sonos makes scads of high-end speakers with equally high MSRPs, sold on the merits of their ecosystem.