It costs about double what rivals do, it's not very smart and it leaves white marks the wooden tables. Still, the HomePod still managed to have a solid launch, earning a t of media coverage, rave reviews for its sound quality. However, during its first three mths of sales, Apple has ly sold 600,000 HomePods (compared with 4 milli Echos and 2.4 milli Google Homes in the first quarter of the year) .
Based these rather mediocre sales for the first generati HomePod, in what areas Apple is likely to improve the tracking device?
Want to know what the company has in its sleeve as a result of the HomePod? In this article we dissect the clues and rumors about HomePod 2: its probable release date, prices and new features.
The HomePod was announced in June 2017 at the WWDC, but was ly launched in February 2018. So you can expect a wave of expectatis with regards to a tracking model by the end of 2018 – although we must always point out that most Apple products do not follow a predictable annual upgrade cycle. (The iPhone does it, most others do not.)
Still, we could hear about a new HomePod a little earlier than that.
In March 2018, Ecomic Daily News, a Taiwanese site, publishes a report making a number of predictis Apple's 2018 product roadmap. With new iPhones, iPads and MacBooks, the site (citing industry sources) expects that a new, cheaper HomePod will be launched in the secd half of 2018.
It was not the first rumor that …