Apple has released smartspeaker HomePod for the users on last Friday, here is guide How to Setup and Use Your Apple HomePod Speaker. The price of Homepod Speaker is $345 as it is initial price may be reduced later on.
When you gets homepod you will be thinking of how to setup and unbox smart speaker so called best sounding speaker there.
Img via: cnet.comThe setup and unboxing process will take just few minutes, make sure that you have an iOS device handy. You will need iOS 11.2.5 to interact with the HomePod.
During the setup process, HomePod will link itself to a primary iCloud account to allow it to handle requests for messages, notes or reminders, and you will need an iOS device running iOS 11.2.5 or later to even begin the process at all. If you have an iPhone or an iPad to hand, the only other thing to factor in is the requirement to have iCloud Keychain and two-factor authentication activated.
How To Setup and Use Your Apple HomePod Speaker
First of all, make sure that your turn on Bluetooth of iPhone or iPad which are being setup device and then bring it close to the speaker.
Step 1: You will get a popup; tap Set Up.
Step 2: If you use homekit, you’ll be requested which home you want the Homepod associated with. Select the room your HomePod is in from the pre-populated list of room names. Your HomePod will be added to the iOS Home app and assigned to the room you specify here.
Step 3: Next, choose if you want to enable Personal Requests. This feature allows Siri to read your messages and access your notes and reminders so it can tell you what events or things to do you have coming up. If you don’t enable this, you’ll be missing much of the functionality of the HomePod.
Step 4: In case you need siri if you want to get right of entry to messages, reminders and notes whenever your ios device is at the same network, select permit private requests. Otherwise, Tap not now. Don’t worry; this will be modified later if required.
Step 5: Click on the “Agree” when presented with Apple’s terms and conditions. Read out them!
Step 7: Tap the switch settings button to apply your icloud account, wifi credentials, apple track subscription, and different settings which might be to your ios device as a basis for homepod’s own configuration.
As soon as that step completes, you need to have a completely operating homepod. Go and listen to a few track!
How To Setup and Use Your Apple HomePod Speaker manually
If you feel any difficulty to setup HomePod automatically, You may configure your HomePod manually.
- Open the Home app on your iOS device.
- Tap the “+” button on the top right corner, then go with the option Add Accessory from the popup menu at the bottom of the Home app.
- Tap the link “Don’t Have a Code or Can’t Scan?” at the bottom.
- Finally, cselect your HomePod from the Nearby Accessories list.And that’s all about to setup HomePod manually.