How to Use HomePod as a Speaker for Apple TV

How to Use HomePod as a Speaker for Apple TV

Using AirPlay, you can connect your HomePod with Apple TV and enjoy superior sound quality like a sound bar offers. This makes your movie-watching experience truly unparalleled. By using AirPlay connectivity, you can use HomePod as a speaker for Apple TV. Streaming Apple TV sound on HomePod is possible when you are using Apple TV … Read more

How to Set a Timer on HomePod

How to Set a Timer on HomePod

Setting a timer on your HomePod comes handy when you are cooking something in the kitchen. It tells you when to turn off the stove so that the food doesn’t burn. Like other iOS devices, HomePod works on built-in Siri functionality; this means, you can use Siri commands to set a timer on HomePod. Note … Read more

How to Use HomePod as a Speakerphone

How to Use HomePod as a SpeakerPhone

Transferring a phone call from your iPhone to HomePod is a nice way to use your Siri-based smart speaker as a speakerphone. A lively conversation between two families can become warmer by switching your iPhone calls to HomePod. And this you can do while making or receiving calls on your iPhone. Check this quick guide … Read more

Is HomePod Not Responding? Six Solutions

HomePod Not Responding

Has your HomePod become unresponsive? Does HomePod fail to respond to your questions or commands? Have you made all attempts to find what prevents your Siri-enabled speaker from responding? Follow the solutions to fix the issue of HomePod not working. There can be multiple causes that stop HomePod from responding. We have dealt with each … Read more

How to Use Touch Accommodations on HomePod

How to Use Touch Accommodations on HomePod

Is it difficult for you to use touch controls on your HomePod? Not to worry! You can use Touch Accommodations on HomePod. When you enable Touch Accommodations on HomePod, you need to follow settings to change how HomePod will respond to touches. Settings like Hold Duration and Ignore Repeat will help you improve your interaction … Read more

How to Enable and Use VoiceOver on HomePod

How to Enable and Use VoiceOver on HomePod

Accessibility features like VoiceOver and Touch Accommodations help you when you cannot see touch controls on your HomePod. Once you enable VoiceOver, you can listen to the name of controls you touch on your HomePod. VoiceOver gestures will help you explore your HomePod in a better way. And when touch controls are not working, you … Read more

How to Customize “Hey Siri” on HomePod

How to Customize Siri on HomePod

Most of your interaction with HomePod is done via Siri – your personal intelligent voice assistant. You can use Siri to ask questions to HomePod, play music, check weather updates, find places, check traffic, news, sports scores and more. More important, you can customize Hey Siri on HomePod to make the most of this Siri-enabled … Read more

How to Update HomePod Software Manually

How to Update HomePod Software Manually

HomePod comes with 11.2.5 software version installed by Apple. Like other iOS and Mac devices, you can update its software whenever Apple releases its HomePod update. HomePod is designed to update its software automatically, however, you can manually install software updates on your HomePod. Apple’s auto-update doesn’t always work immediately on your HomePod, and therefore, … Read more

How to Rename HomePod

How to Rename HomePod

You need to rename your HomePod and other iOS devices when your household is nearly cluttered with Apple’s products. Changing the name of HomePod gives you ease of operating this Siri-enabled device especially when you connect it with Bluetooth. For your HomePod, this exercise is equally important. So here is how to rename HomePod. Changing … Read more