A Chinese Weibo user, “Kang”, this morning posted specifications and prices for each product, including all iPhone 12 models, which were announced at Apple’s “Hi, Speed” event on October 13, including the rumor of less, cheaper “HomePod”. mini ”smart speaker.
HomePod is built to bring out the best in Apple Music. With Siri’s intelligence and access to over 60 million songs, it learns what you like and helps you discover more music you’ll love. And it takes the listening experience to a whole new level.
Tim Hardwick for MacRumors:
According to the leak, the official name of the speaker is the HomePod Mini, which will be priced at $ 99. The size of the speaker is said to be 3.3 inches high (the height of the original HomePod is 6.8 inches) and it is supposed to be powered by a S5 processor, used in Apple Watch Series 5 and Apple Watch SE.
HomePod Mini is said to be sold November 16-17. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman has suggested that the new speaker may include two tweeters, instead of the current model’s seven, to reduce costs.
MacDailyNews Take: We love our HomePods and hope the new, cheaper “HomePod mini” will be able to provide that experience to many more users.