- Apple is expected to release a new HomePod this year
- A known leaker claims Apple will launch a “mini” version of the HomePod instead of HomePod 2
- Previous reports also hinted at the new device’s arrival
A “mini” version of Apple’s HomePod may be coming soon, according to a known leaker.
Apple is set to reveal new devices during its Oct. 13 event, with the iPhone 12, wireless headphones AirPods Studio, tracker AirTags and a new version of the HomePod among those expected to be unveiled. But the Siri-powered smart home speaker, which hasn’t been updated since 2017, may not be refreshed and replaced with a newer model. Instead, the company could release a smaller version.
According to a prominent leaker known only as L0vetodream, “there is no HomePod2 this year.” Instead, the leaker claims that Apple will only have a “mini one,” indicating that the Cupertino