Today 's new software update 11.4 for HomePod allows Siri to speak in French, German and Canadian English in any regi, including the United States. . Apple says Canadian French will be added in a later software update later this year, but it has not yet provided a specific schedule.
The new software update must be automatically transmitted to the HomePod after updating to iOS 11.4 a paired iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, but it can also be manually installed via the Home applicati settings. .
To change the default language of a HomePod, open the Home applicati an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch paired with iOS 11.4, 3D Touch or lg-press the HomePod ic, press Details, then Languages. There are now six languages, including the previous optis of American English, British English and Australian English.
Canadian residents who have purchased a HomePod in the United States, for example, can now switch from American English to Canadian English.
Although the transiti from American English to Canadian English does not produce significant differences, it restores the language of a paired iOS device in Canadian English, as in Canada, a HomePod and a paired iOS device must be set to the same language as Siri to deliver Persal …