Take control of your homes audio network with this amplification and zone control system utilising Control 4, Triad and Sonos Systems.


This package makes use of the Control 4 Core 3 Multi room audio controller, the Triad 4 Zone audio amplifier, and the Sonos Port. 


CORE 3 is the perfect fusion of multi-room, high resolution audio and intelligent automation processing for mid-size projects, whether residential, commercial or retail. Powered by a next-generation multi-core processor, CORE 3 delivers a new level of speed and performance for instantaneous, interactive control to all the systems on the job, and a beautiful, interactive 4K on-screen menu. For entertainment, CORE 3 includes new, higher quality DACs (digital to analog converters) to power two analog audio outputs, one digital audio output, and an HDMI output. Simultaneous, independent audio streams are provided for each output by Ryff, the built-in high- resolution audio server, allowing customers to listen to their local music library, or stream from a variety of leading music services, and AirPlay-enabled devices.

CORE 3 includes a variety of I/O to automate audio and video, lighting, climate control, door locks, and other devices controlled
by IP, infrared (IR), serial, ZigBee and Zwave*. The versatility of the CORE 3 makes it an easy-add at the head end with the included rack mount ears, or a powerful remote-location addition with the option of AC or PoE+ for power, and an Ethernet output to
provide network connection to another device. With OvrC Pro built in, CORE will be the foundation for networking monitoring and management, giving you access to the entire network of IP devices - including third-party products - for remote connections, device and network configurations, and troubleshooting. Those features, paired with diagnostic data, make remote support easy, eliminating unnecessary service calls, which enables you to streamline your business and tackle more jobs – all from the OvrC web or mobile app.


The Triad 4-Zone Power Amplifier is a high- performance, whole-home audio amplifier that provides high-resolution music playback in a compact form factor—the perfect solution for distributed audio systems. Designed around time-tested and reliable ICEpower technology,
the 4-Zone Power Amplifier delivers 100 watts
per channel and is bridgeable to 200 watts for installations where more power is needed. Superior audio quality and fast wake-from-standby make this amplifier ideal for every audio enthusiast’s home.

Use Triad Power Amplifiers with Triad
speakers, Triad Audio Matrix Switches, and Control4 Entertainment and Automation Controllers to deliver a fantastic high-resolution audio experience throughout the home.


Sonos Port allows you to connect the wireless world of Sonos with existing hifi systems and enjoy all the benefits of both worlds. Port features stereo line outputs for connecting to existing amplifiers and line inputs for receiving sources such as vinyl players (RIAA preamp needed), CD players etc.

The Port itself allows you access to all the wireless streaming services and features of the Sonos ecosystem and will integrate with all other Sonos products. Port also offers Airplay 2 connectivity.



The Control 4 Core 3 has the following features:


  • New, updated multi-core processors allow CORE 3 to run OS 3 faster and more efficiently, with power to spare for new features and functionality currently in development

  • Four audio outputs—two stereo analog outputs, one digital audio output, and one HDMI—distribute up to four simultaneous, high-resolution audio streams from native streaming services, AirPlay-enabled devices, and local music libraries

  • Ryff high-resolution audio server built-in, with native support for popular streaming services including Qobuz, TIDAL, Pandora, Spotify, SiriusXM, SOUNDMACHINE, TuneIn, and more

  • Elegant 4K on-screen interactive menu for easy access to entertainment sources, device control, scene selection, comfort settings, surveillance monitoring, and more

  • 1U, fan-less design features a heat-sink chassis and integrated power supply, for a simple, silent and reliable installation

  • PoE+ provides power and network connectivity over a single CAT5/CAT6 cable

  • Built-in two-port Ethernet switch simplifies installation by connecting an additional device to the local network

  • Included ears in the box to allow for mounting inside a rack

  • Optional mounting bracket allows easy mounting to the back of a TV, on the wall, or to a standard wall box

  • Integrated Zigbee and Zwave* radios with external antennas simplify installation while delivering reliable low-bandwidth communication for other smart/connected devices

  • USB port enables connection to external hard drives for easy access to music content, or use of a WI-FI dongle

  • Registration to customer.control4.com enables access and control from multiple mobile devices through the Control4 App for Android and iOS – including Apple Watch – while connected to the local network

  • Active 4Sight subscription enables remote access with the Control4 App, Intercom Anywhere, Notifications, integration with Alexa and Google voice assistants, When>>Then access, and automatic cloud backups

  • Communication server built-in for audio/video intercom between Control4 touchscreens, Chime Video Doorbells and door stations

  • OvrC Pro built in for advanced remote management and monitoring, device and network configurations, and simplified troubleshooting solutions including the OvrC Connect app for customers.


The Triad 4 Zone Power Amplifier has the following features:


Powerful 100W per channel driven by ICEpower modules delivers a dynamic, high- resolution audio experience

• Bridgeable outputs provide double the amplification for areas that require more power

• Class-D amplification runs cool allowing you to stack one amplifier on top of another

• Three power mode control options—12V trigger, audio sensing, or always on

• Fast wake-from-standby using 12V trigger for time-sensitive audio announcements and quick audio-zone startup

• Standby mode saves energy when not in use

• Each zone can be independently linked to the global audio input to share one input across multiple sets of speakers

• Share an audio source across multiple power amplifiers using the global audio output

• Over-current and thermal protections prevent damage due to short circuits, incorrect wiring, and heat

• Rack-mount ears included


The Sonos Port has the following features:


  • Audio line-in to bring your record player, CD player, or other audio source into the Sonos ecosystem.
  • Audio line-out through either analogue (RCA) or digital (coaxial) for connecting amplified audio equipment.
  • 12V trigger turns on your stereo or receiver automatically when a signal is sent so there are no extra steps or remote needed.
  • Adjustable bass and treble controls to optimise sound performance. Adjust volume by individual room or by groups of rooms.
  • Works with AirPlay 2 on Apple devices iOS 11.4 and higher.

Connect Port to your traditional stereo to stream music and more. Enjoy control with the Sonos app or Apple AirPlay 2, and easily expand your sound system to more rooms.

Enjoy music, podcasts, audiobooks, and internet radio with your amplified audio equipment. You can also stream vinyl, CDs, and stored audio files to Sonos speakers in other rooms of your home.

Stream sound directly from your iPhone or iPad and ask Siri to play Apple Music.

Use the line-in to connect your phone or another device to your stereo.


1 x Control 4 Core 3 Controller


1 x Triad 4 Zone Power Amplifier


1 x Sonos Port


1 x Avande Installation and Setup

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