Sonos speakers with multiple accespoints

Hi All,

I am using 6 Sonos speakers in multiple rooms at the same floor.
There are 2 accespoints with the same channel and same SSID .

When one accespoints is online the most 2 far removed speakers stutter sometimes or loses connection, the other speakers wont stutter or lose connection when this happends.

If I connect both accespoints then only 1 or 2 speakers keep working while it has the same configuration as the other accespoint.

I tried several things like changing the channels or disable mesh encryption but Sonos keeps failing.

I searched online for multiple options but it seems a lot of people have issues with the Sonos speakers with multiple accespoints in the same configuration.

Does anyone here know a solution so i can use all my Sonos speakers at once over 2 accespoints?

Kind Regards,

AgrippaSenior IT ConsultantAsked:
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nappy_dThere are a 1000 ways to skin the technology cat.Commented:
This sounds to me like your speakers are hopping between the APs frequently.

- what APs are you using(model #)?
- how far apart they?
AgrippaSenior IT ConsultantAuthor Commented:

We use A60 Open Mesh WiFi accespoints.
There are like 2 rooms between the AP's.

I thought the same thing but if I shutdown 1 AP the Sonos speaker that is 3 rooms further away wont connect.
nappy_dThere are a 1000 ways to skin the technology cat.Commented:
Try lowering the transmit power on your APs to medium or low power.

The suspicion is still that your devices are roaming between your APs frequently.

Do you have a management console for the two APs?  If you do, connect the Sonos devices and see if they are roaming between the units.
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AgrippaSenior IT ConsultantAuthor Commented:
The point is when I walk with the Sonos controller on my tablet and i get near another AP the Sonos speakers are going to stutter or disconnect.

What is strange in my opinion because the speakers connect to Wireless AP's and not to my tablet or am I wrong about this?
AgrippaSenior IT ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Does anybody have any other solution or tips?
nappy_dThere are a 1000 ways to skin the technology cat.Commented:
Do you have Bluetooth on the Sonos?  If so have you tried disabling it so that only WiFi is used?
AgrippaSenior IT ConsultantAuthor Commented:
No the Sonos doesn't have bluetooth.
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