Reviewers Liked

  • Excellent clarity and detail
  • Rich, well-balanced soundstage
  • Deep integration with Apple ecosystem, including Apple TV
  • Plug and Play wireless
  • Brilliantly well made
  • Temperature and humidity sensors

Reviewers Didn't Like

  • No Bluetooth or aux-in
  • Pricier than other smart speakers
  • Some rivals have a more direct sound
  • No extra smart home powers compared to the HomePod Mini
  • No user-customizable EQ
  • Matter setup issues in testing