Apple HomePod

HomePod has excellent bass and consistently superior sound quality across a wide variety of music genres. The speaker is easy to set up and Siri can hear you from across a room.

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Description

Audio Technology
  • High-excursion woofer with custom amplifier
  • Array of seven horn-loaded tweeters, each with its own custom 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
  • Stereo pair capable
Audio Sources
  • Apple Music1
  • iTunes music purchases
  • iCloud Music Library with an Apple Music or iTunes Match subscription
  • Beats 1 live radio
  • Beats 1 live episodes on demand
  • Apple Podcasts
  • AirPlay other content to HomePod from iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, or Mac
Audio Formats
HE-AAC (V1), AAC (16 to 320 Kbps), protected AAC (from iTunes Store), MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Apple Lossless, AIFF, WAV, and FLAC2
Touch Surface
  • Tap or hold + or – for volume up/down
  • Touch and hold for Siri
  • Tap to play/pause music or Siri
  • Double-tap to skip
  • Triple-tap to skip back
Accessibility

Accessibility features help people with disabilities get the most out of HomePod.

Learn moreFeatures include:

  • Touch Accommodations
  • Siri
  • VoiceOver
  • Home app and HomeKit
Wireless
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MIMO
  • Direct guest access3
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Multiroom speaker support with AirPlay 24
System Requirements
  • iPhone 5s or later, iPad Pro, iPad (5th generation or later), iPad Air or later, iPad mini 2 or later, or iPod touch (6th generation) with iOS 12 or later
  • 802.11 Wi-Fi Internet access
  • Apple Music subscription for full music functionality1