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Methods and systems are provided for, volume interactions for connected playback device. In one example, a plurality of playback devices may be rendering audio in synchrony, when a volume adjustment is made for the plurality of playback devices as a group. In one case, a first playback device in the plurality of playback devices may have a volume limit, as indicated by a state variable associated with the first playback device. In this case, the resulting volume adjustment for the first playback device may be made according to both the group volume adjustment and the volume limit of the first playback device.

Title
Volume interactions for connected playback devices
Application Number
13/564541
Publication Number
8995687 (B2)
Application Date
August 1, 2012
Publication Date
March 31, 2015
Inventor
Robert Andrew Lambourne
Santa Barbara
CA, US
Eduardo Ahumada Apodaca
San Diego
CA, US
Frank Marino Jr
Penfield
NY, US
Agent
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff
Assignee
Sonos
CA, US
IPC
H03G 11/00
H03G 3/30
H03G 3/10
H03G 3/00
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