apple drops homepod price a year after launch

Apple has slashed the price of the HomePod across all regions where it is available.

In the US, the HomePod is now priced at $299 instead of the previous $349. In the UK, it’s now available for £279 instead of £319. Other regions, too, have seen a price drop.

The HomePod price drop is somewhat unconventional for Apple. Usually, Apple products keep their price far too long into the product cycle. This is usually seen on Macs, that don’t get updated as often as the iOS devices.

One could surmise that the price drop is due to the lukewarm sales of the HomePod, which hasn’t…