Apple outs HomePod to battle Amazon Echo
With different smart home systems in the market today like Amazon Echo and Google Home, Apple won’t get left behind as they announced their very own HomePod. It’s a smart speaker that utilizes Siri to perform a range of tasks hands-free.
Apple HomePod features:
- Powered by Siri and Apple’s A8 chip
- Has 7 tweeters and a 4-inch subwoofer
- Spatially aware to adjust and improve music quality
- Works for Apple Music
- Siri can answer questions, set timers, read news and reminders
- Available in white and space gray
The Apple HomPod will ship for $349 this coming December in the US, UK, and Australia.