As it turns out, though, there is a HomePod 12.1 update, it only appears to be bugged for those who updated their HomePod to a chronicle 12 program after updating to iOS 12.
On Reddit, a user who purchased a code new HomePod using HomePod program chronicle 11 was able to update to a 12.1 software, that apparently includes fortitude updates and bug fixes.
On Twitter, developer Khaos Tian pronounced that Apple is charity adult a HomePod refurbish with an inner URL that prevents people from downloading it.
lol Apple is portion HomePod refurbish with inner URL so no one can refurbish it to 12.1 🤦♂️ Someone needs to flog Pallas V2 and have it lapse a right value. pic.twitter.com/WxsYzJVsHu
— Khaos Tian (@KhaosT) October 31, 2018
Apple might be means to repair this HomePod program emanate comparatively easily, so we could see a HomePod 12.1 program turn accessible for download shortly.
Update: Just after this essay was posted, Apple done a HomePod 12.1 program available. It can be downloaded from a Home app on a iPhone and a iPad by drumming on a house-shaped idol in a top left, drumming on “Home Settings,” selecting your home, and selecting a “Software Update” option.