Apple Homepod Mini with Intercom features, S5 chip unveiled along with iPhone 12 series. The Apple HomePod Mini is the compact and affordable version of Apple HomePod with some upgraded features. The HomePod mini is powered by Siri to access the speaker through your voice also.
Apple HomePod Mini Specifications and Features
The Apple HomePod Mini features the S5 processor and U1 chipset for wireless connectivity with other Apple devices. The U1 chipset stands for Ultrawideband and as the company says that it is used for communicating between the devices. The company says that the new HomePod mini has computational audio technology to optimize the sound for your room and it takes a lot of time touting the sound quality of this device, the company added. The two HomePod mini devices placed in the same room become a stereo pair, Apple said.
Apple is claiming that Siri is improvised to provide you a better experience than before. According to the company, Siri is intelligent enough to recognize the voices of other members of your family. This device also has a lot of smart home features that totally depends on whether you have accessories that support Apple’s HomeKit or not.
The most highlighted feature of the HomePod mini is an intercom that lets you create a quick home intercom system to play messages across HomePod mini devices or other Apple devices including iPhone 12 series, watch series 6, and more having the U1 chipset. The new mini smart speaker supports Apple Music, Apple Podcasts, and third-party services such as iHeartRadio, TuneIn, and Amazon Music.
Apple HomePod Mini Price
The Apple HomePod mini is priced at $99 in the US and Rs. 9,900 in India. The company said that the smartphone will be available starting November 6 in the US and the HomePod Mini will also available to purchase in the Indian market as well.