HomePod 16.3 software update out now with humidity and temperature sensing on HomePod mini, Find My support, and more
Apple has released its latest HomePod 16.3 software update, subtracting temperature and humidity sensing to the HomePod mini, Find My support to ask Siri for the location of friends and family, a new Siri confirmation tone when smart home requests are completed for traps that may not visibly show a transpiration or are located in a variegated room, and more.
Releasing slantingly iOS 16.3 for iPhone, the new HomePod software introduces improved volume controls for the original HomePod, permitting for more granular adjustments at lower volumes, as well as subtracting optimized audio tuning for spoken content such as podcasts for greater clarity on HomePod (2nd generation) and HomePod (1st generation).
With the update, ambient sounds have been remastered to be increasingly immersive and can now be widow to scenes, automations, and alarms in the Home app, and Recurring Home automations can be set up using just a user’s voice.
By default, HomePod and HomePod mini install new software updates automatically, but users can trammels for updates manually in the Home app on iPhone. To install the latest HomePod 16.3 software update, users must first install iOS 16.3 on their iPhone.