Apple HomePod mini review: Apple’s $99 smart speaker needs to be either better or cheaper

If the HomePod mini were $50 rather than $99, we’d really have something.
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  • Speakers
  • Smart Home
  • HomePod
  • Apple
  • Google
  • HomeKit
Ben has been writing about technology and consumer electronics for more than 20 years. A PCWorld contributor since 2014, Ben joined TechHive in 2019, where he covers smart speakers, soundbars, and other smart and home-theater devices.