HomePod (2018) Technical Specifications

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HomePod
Size and Weight1

Dimensions:
172 mm high (6.8 inches)
142 mm wide (5.6 inches)

Weight:
2.5 kg (5.5 pounds)

Audio Technology
  • High-excursion woofer with custom amplifier
  • Array of seven horn-loaded tweeters, each with its own custom amplifier
  • Six-microphone array for far-field Siri
  • Internal low-frequency calibration microphone for automatic bass correction
  • Direct and ambient audio beamforming
  • Computational audio for real-time tuning
  • Multiroom audio with AirPlay 22
  • Stereo pair capable
Audio Sources
  • Apple Music3
  • iTunes music purchases
  • iCloud Music Library with an Apple Music or iTunes Match subscription
  • Apple Music Radio or episodes on demand
  • Radio stations from TuneIn and iHeartRadio
  • Apple Podcasts
  • News briefings
  • AirPlay other content to HomePod from iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV or Mac
Touch Controls
  • Tap or hold + or – for volume up/down
  • Touch and hold for Siri
  • Tap to play/pause music or Siri
  • Double-tap to skip
  • Triple-tap to skip back
Accessibility

Accessibility features help people with disabilities get the most out of HomePod.

Learn more

Features include:

  • Touch Accommodations
  • Siri
  • VoiceOver
  • Home app and HomeKit
  • Intercom transcriptions*
Wireless
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MIMO
  • Direct guest access4
  • Bluetooth 5.0
System Requirements
  • HomePod with the latest version of software
  • iPhone SE, iPhone 6s or later, or iPod touch (7th generation) with the latest iOS; or iPad Pro, iPad (5th generation or later), iPad Air 2 or later, or iPad mini 4 or later with the latest iPadOS
  • 802.11 Wi-Fi internet access
Electrical and Environmental Requirements
  • Operating temperature: 0° to 35° C (32° to 95° F)
  • Relative humidity: 5% to 90% noncondensing
  • Operating altitude: tested up to 3000 m (10,000 feet)
In the Box
  • HomePod
  • Documentation
Compatibility

iPhone:

  • iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • iPhone 12 Pro
  • iPhone 12
  • iPhone 12 mini
  • iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • iPhone 11 Pro
  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone XS Max
  • iPhone XS
  • iPhone XR
  • iPhone X
  • iPhone 8 Plus
  • iPhone 8
  • iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 6s Plus
  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone SE (2nd generation)
  • iPhone SE (1st generation)

iPad:

  • 12.9-inch iPad Pro
  • 11-inch iPad Pro
  • 10.5-inch iPad Pro
  • 9.7-inch iPad Pro
  • iPad (8th generation)
  • iPad (7th generation)
  • iPad (6th generation)
  • iPad (5th generation)
  • iPad Air (4th generation)
  • iPad Air (3rd generation)
  • iPad Air 2
  • iPad mini (5th generation)
  • iPad mini 4

iPod touch:

  • iPod touch (7th generation)

HomePod and the Environment

Apple takes a complete product life cycle approach to determining the effect we have on the planet. Learn more

HomePod embodies Apple’s continuing environmental progress. It is designed with the following features to reduce environmental impact:

  • Brominated flame retardant–free
  • PVC-free
  • Beryllium-free
  • Meets ENERGY STAR for Audio/Video Version 3.0 requirements

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