Bluesound


The bluesound platform allows you to control your Bluesound HiFi wireless speakers and audio components from Home Assistant.

If you want to automatically discover new devices, just make sure you have discovery: in your configuration.yaml file. To manually add a Bluesound device to your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml
media_player:
  - platform: bluesound
    hosts:
      - host: 192.168.1.100

Configuration Variables

hosts

(list)(Optional)List with your Bluesound devices.

host

(string)(Required)The IP address or hostname of the player.

name

(string)(Optional)The name of the device used in the frontend.

port

(integer)(Optional)The port to communicate with the device.

Default value: 11000

Advanced configuration example

# Example configuration.yaml entry with manually specified addresses
media_player:
  - platform: bluesound
    hosts:
      - host: 192.168.1.100
        name: bluesound_kitchen
        port: 11000
      - host: 192.168.1.131

Service bluesound_join

Group players together under a single master speaker. That will make a new group or join an existing group.

Service data attribute Optional Description
master no A single entity_id that will become/hold the master speaker.
entity_id no String or list of a single entity_id that will group to master speaker.

Service bluesound_unjoin

Remove one or more speakers from a group of speakers. If no entity_id is provided, all speakers are unjoined.

Service data attribute Optional Description
entity_id yes String or list of entity_ids that will be separated from their master speaker.

Service bluesound_set_sleep_timer

Sets a timer that will turn off the speaker. For each time you call this it will increase the time by one step. The steps are (in minutes): 15, 30, 45, 60, 90, 0. If you increase an ongoing timer of for example 13 minutes, it will increase it to 15. If the timer is set to 90, it will remove the time (hence the 0).

Service data attribute Optional Description
entity_id no String or list of entity_ids that will have their timers set.

Service bluesound_clear_sleep_timer

Clear the sleep timer on a speaker, if one is set.

Service data attribute Optional Description
entity_id no String or list of entity_ids that will have their timers cleared.