Earlier leaks and experiences have additionally confirmed that Apple might be launching a less expensive and smaller model of the HomePod this 12 months. The corporate has sent out invites for its iPhone 12 ‘Hi, Speed’ event final evening the place it’s anticipated to announce the brand new HomePod mini. There haven’t been any leaks surrounding the design and price ticket of the HomePod mini however the good speaker is anticipated to look much like the present HomePod albeit with smaller dimensions. Apple stopped selling third-party speakers and headphones by way of its shops as effectively which once more hints on the impending launch of the HomePod mini.
there is no such thing as a HomePod2 this 12 months
solely have mini one
— 有没有搞措 (@L0vetodream) October 7, 2020
Will probably be attention-grabbing to see how a lot Apple fees for the HomePod mini particularly for the reason that authentic HomePod was panned for its authentic price ticket of $349. Apple then decreased its value to $299 in 2019, although it’s now incessantly discounted to $199 throughout numerous retailers.
Apple is but to launch the HomePod software program v14 replace for the unique HomePod as effectively regardless of tvOS 14 and iOS 14 already being launched to the general public. The brand new launch of HomePod software program ought to include some new options and enhancements that Apple may use as a promoting level. It additionally stays to be seen how Apple will enhance the Siri expertise on the HomePod mini for the reason that digital assistant lags behind Google and Amazon’s voice assistant in an enormous means and which was the major reason for the original HomePod being panned.
Are you wanting ahead to Apple saying the HomePod mini? Do you assume it is going to provide related sound high quality as the unique HomePod regardless of that includes a smaller dimension? Drop a remark and tell us!