Apple finally unveiled their siri powered smart speaker Apple HomePod Speaker in WWDC 2017 . Apple HomePod Speaker is 7-inch tall which will give competition to Google Home and Amazon Echo, HomePod also comes with similar features like them. It also offers control over playing music , checking news and control over other connected device. It awareness to sense its location in a room and automatically adjust the audio.It is powered by A8 chip and Apple says all the instructions to the the speaker are recognized locally on the device and they are encrypted.
HomePod has large woofers for deep,clean bass and a custom array for seven beam-forming tweeters.It also comes with Siri intelligence and wireless access to the entire Apple Music library. HomePod has six microphones that enables easier interactions. It can learn preferences and also handle advanced searches within the music library. It will send messages, get updates on news, sports and weather, or control smart home devices by simply asking Siri to turn on the lights.
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HomePod will be available for $349 in white and space gray. It will be available starting in December, initially in Australia, the UK and the US. It might come to India later this year.