Sales of smart speakers Apple will begin February 9, but now the edition of Wired had the opportunity to appreciate the sound and other special feature.
Many users pre-purchase the HomePod and, above all, each of them interested in how sounds this gadget. To this question tried to answer Jeremy white, editor of Wired magazine. Evaluating the sound, he noted the powerful bass and crystal clear high frequency .
However, white says a noticeable dip in the middle of the frequency response. At the forefront of low and high frequencies, while the middle get left behind. As for the work of Siri, the representative Wired noted the excellent integration of a voice assistant, though he made a mistake three times during testing.
In conclusion, white announced that Apple HomePod does not sound as good as expensive it costs. This conclusion seems unusual, given that the other two publications recently reported about excellent sound quality speakers smart.
Apple stresses that the HomePod is a unique device that combines the functions of advanced dynamics and smart home assistant.
The cost of the gadget is $ 349 before taxes. Official sales of speakers in the US, UK and Australia will start on the ninth of February 2018. In France and Germany, the gadget will appear in the spring of 2018. Whether HomePod to be sold in Russia, is still unknown.
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