Apple HomePod
Apple HomePod
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Apple HomePod review: 36 facts and highlights

1. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
Apple HomePod
89% have it

2. is an active speaker

An amplifier is integrated into the device. An audio amplifier takes a small signal and makes it bigger without making any other changes in it which results in better sound, so any sound source can be connected to speakers.
Apple HomePod
64% have it

3. volume

3468.21cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³

4. height

172mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm

5. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Apple HomePod
50% have it

6. Bluetooth version

5
Apple HomePod: 5

7. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Apple HomePod
77% have it

8. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
1
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8

9. weight

2.5kg
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g

10. width

142mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm

11. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Apple HomePod
18% have it

12. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Apple HomePod
44% have it

13. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Apple HomePod
10% have it

14. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
Apple HomePod
25% have it

15. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Apple HomePod
43% have it

16. has a subwoofer

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
Apple HomePod
23% have it

17. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
Apple HomePod
13% have it

18. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Apple HomePod
5% have it

19. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Apple HomePod
44% have it

20. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Apple HomePod
27% have it

21. has AirPlay

AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
Apple HomePod
15% have it

22. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
Apple HomePod
16% have it

23. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
6
Amazon Echo Show: 8

24. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple HomePod
9% have it

25. thickness

142mm
Braven 850: 7mm

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