“HomePod is a powerful speaker that sounds amazing and adapts to wherever it’s playing. It’s the ultimate music authority, bringing together Apple Music and Siri to learn your taste in music. It’s also an intelligent home assistant, capable of handling everyday tasks — and controlling your smart home. HomePod takes the listening experience to a whole new level. And that’s just the beginning”.
HomePod is great at playing your music. But it can also tell you the latest news, traffic and weather. Set reminders and tasks. Send messages and hand off phone calls. It’s also a hub for controlling your smart home accessories — from a single light bulb to the whole house — with just your voice.
Available in Space Grey or White, 6.8″ high and 5.6″ wide and weighing only 2.5kg its features include;
- High-excursion woofer with custom‑engineered amplifier
- Array of seven horn-loaded tweeters, each with its own custom‑engineered amplifier
- Six-microphone array for far-field Siri
- Internal low-frequency calibration microphone for automatic bass correction
- Direct and ambient audio beamforming
- Transparent studio-level dynamic processing
- Tap or hold + or – to turn volume up/down
- Touch and hold for Siri
- Tap to play/pause music or Siri
- Double‑tap to skip
- Triple‑tap to skip back
- Touch Accommodations
Priced at A$499, shop online at apple.com/au Order from the 27th of January, available from the 9th of February.