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- Apple’s new $350 intelligent speaker, HomePod, starts shipping Feb 9.
- It has some cold facilities like “room-sensing technology,” a ability to work as a HomeKit hub, and — many importantly — high-quality sound.
- But it has several limitations, like a fact that it can usually work with iOS devices, and a inability to sync with your calendar.
When Apple’s HomePod starts shipping on Feb 9, it will be means to do a lot of things no other Apple product can now do.
It will be a best approach to listen to Apple Music — if our discerning demo was any indication, it will sound amazing. It can tell we some-more about a artists we like and come adult with playlists formed on what it thinks you’ll enjoy.
It will even be means to map out a room it’s in — something Apple calls “room-sensing technology” — to yield a improved listening experience.
But there are a few things HomePod can’t do, things that other intelligent speakers on a marketplace can. Did we know, for instance, that we must have an iOS device to set it up?
Here are 7 vital things Apple’s new HomePod can’t do: