Apple Upcoming HomePod Release Date, Features, Price and News

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Apple’s upcoming HomePod speaker will have a limited release in December, according to a report.

The HomePod is Apple’s latest innovation. A powerful smart speaker that syncs effortlessly with Apple Music using Siri. The speaker has been created to compete with Amazon’s Alexa enabled Echo and Dot, plus Google’s Home device.

Apple  officially announced in June that it would be jumping into the smart speaker market with its Siri-powered HomePod. The device does a lot more than just play music wirelessly from Apple Music. The HomePod can hear and answer questions on the most popular topics including timers, clocks, news, sport , measurements, translations and weather
The HomePod is expected to launch sometime in Q4 this year in the US, UK and Australia sometime around the holiday season. According to analysts there will be only around 500,000 units available.

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The HomePod will be available for grabs for $349 US dolllars when it becomes available. HomePod is being manufactured by Taiwan-based Inventec with local rival Foxconn likely to start producing the smart speaker sometime next year.