Apple declares HomePod will launch in Japan this summer season
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HomePod was first rumored to be coming to Japan last year, however that didn’t come to fruition till now. Apple nonetheless hasn’t given a precise launch date for HomePod within the nation, however the order web page is now reside and Apple is teasing a summer season launch. Apple has additionally printed a new teaser page touting that the the sensible speaker will allow you to “live with new sounds.”
As normal, HomePod might be accessible in white and house grey in Japan. The machine will retail for 32,800 yen, which is simply over $300. Apple cut the price of HomePod worldwide again in April, dropping it from $349 to $299.
HomePod first launched within the United States again in 2017 and has since expanded to further nations resembling Germany, France, and Canada.
Apple’s sensible speaker is about to realize new options with iOS 13 later this year. The replace will carry Handoff assist for HomePod, permitting you to robotically change playback out of your iPhone to HomePod. iOS 13 additionally contains an updated HomePod setup process. Siri can be including assist to play 100,000 radio stations on iPhone and HomePod.
If you’re in Japan, you possibly can head to Apple’s website now to be taught extra forward of the machine’s official launch.