HomePod is a breakthrough speaker that senses its location and tunes the music to sound amazing wherever you are in the room. Together with Apple Music, it gives you access to over 45 million songs. And with the intelligence of Siri, it’s a helpful home assistant for everyday tasks, and for controlling your smart home accessories — all with just your voice. Welcome HomePod.
• Breakthrough speaker with amazing sound
• Spatial awareness that senses its location
• Built to bring out the best in Apple Music1
• Learns what you like based on what you play2
• Intelligent assistant helps with everyday tasks
• Controls your smart home accessories with HomeKit3
Size, Weight and Colour
172 mm (6.8 inches) high
142 mm (5.6 inches) wide
2.5 kg (5.5 pounds)
- 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
- Apple Music1
- iTunes music purchases
- iCloud Music Library with an Apple Music or iTunes Match subscription
- Apple Podcasts
- AirPlay other content to HomePod from iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV and Mac
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 FLAC4
- 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
- 802.11ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO
- Direct guest access5
- Bluetooth 5.0
- iPhone 5s or later, iPad Pro, iPad (5th generation), iPad Air or later, iPad mini 2 or later, or iPod touch (6th generation) running iOS 11.2.5 or later
- 802.11 Wi‑Fi Internet access
- Apple Music subscription for full music functionality1
Electrical and Environmental Requirements
- Built-in power supply
- Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC
- Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz
- Operating temperature: 0° to 35° C (32° to 95° F)
- Storage temperature: –20° to 45° C (–4° to 113° F)
- Relative humidity: 5% to 90% non-condensing
- Operating altitude: tested up to 3,000 metres (10,000 feet)
- Maximum storage altitude: 4,500 metres (15,000 feet)
- Maximum shipping altitude: 10,500 metres (35,000 feet)
In the Box
Requires iPhone, iPad or iPod touch with iOS 11.2.5 or later for setup.
1Subscription required for Apple Music.
2Siri works with Apple Music.
3Only HomeKit-enabled devices can be controlled by HomePod.
4AirPlay is used to stream content on iPhone to HomePod. Transcoding to a lossy format for streaming may occur.
5Peer-to-peer AirPlay requires a Mac (2012 or later) with OS X Yosemite or later, or an iOS device (late 2012 or later) with iOS 8 or later.