We've seen a lot of tech reviewers share their opinions on Apple's new smart speaker, the HomePod, but what happens when an audiophile takes it for a spin?
Fouzan Alam on Reddit:
This part is cool as well:
We live in an age where Reddit (and YouTube) often simply clown old-world publications like Consumer Reports. Amazing.
The amount of technical information contained in the write-up is beyond impressive — even if, like me, you understand only a fraction of the terminology.
An important caveat from another thread:
Also, a pro tip, Alam suggests elevating your HomePod slightly so it won't immediately reflect off the surface of a shelf or table.
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Rene Ritchie is one of the most respected Apple analysts in the business, reaching a combined audience of over 40 million readers a month. His YouTube channel, Vector, has over 90 thousand subscribers and 14 million views and his podcasts, including Debug, have been downloaded over 20 million times. He also regularly co-hosts MacBreak Weekly for the TWiT network and co-hosted CES Live! and Talk Mobile. Based in Montreal, Rene is a former director of product marketing, web developer, and graphic designer. He's authored several books and appeared on numerous television and radio segments to discuss Apple and the technology industry. When not working, he likes to cook, grapple, and spend time with his friends and family.