Apple last week introduced a new $99 HomePod mini, which is a more affordable alternative to the full-size HomePod that’s been around since 2017. The HomePod mini isn’t shipping out until November, but on paper, it sounds great for those who have been eyeing a HomePod but haven’t wanted to shell out $299.
In our latest YouTube video, we outlined the top five reasons why you might want to buy a HomePod mini.
1. $99 Price
At $99, the HomePod mini is a lot more affordable than the $299 HomePod, which was even more expensive ($349) when it first launched. Rumors have suggested that HomePod sales have been weak because of the high price of the device relative to smart speakers from other companies like Amazon and Google, so it was a no brainer for Apple to come up with a