HomePod 16.6 Beta 2 Features, Issues, Bugs, Fixes & More

homepod 16.6 beta 2

HomePod 16.6 beta 2

Apple has rolled out HomePod 16.6 beta 2 for HomePod and HomePod mini beta testers! Review the new features, changes, bug fixes, new issues, ongoing problems and anything else relevant!

HomePod 16.6 Features

Enhancements reported in this version are collected here:

  • 1. To be updated. (Contribute in the comments!)

HomePod 16.6 Beta Issues

New bugs and persisting problems are tracked here, along with available workarounds:

  • 1. To be updated. (Contribute in the comments!)

Bug Fixes

Problems addressed in this update are highlighted below:

  • 1. To be updated! (Contribute in the comments!)

HomePod 16.6 Beta Download

homepod 16.6 beta download
This update is available, over-the-air, once you allow Beta updates on your HomePod:

  • 1. Open Home app on iPhone or iPad and go for Home Settings -> Software Update.
  • 2. Tap on HomePod Beta Updates and turn them ON for the desired device.
  • 3. The beta will start downloading. Tap Update when it becomes available in the Updates section.
  • Fact: Be patient until this test version is downloaded, verified and deployed on your device!

Have you installed OS 16.6 Beta on your HomePod? Share the changes and improvements that you’ve noticed! What about bugs and issues? Use the comments section!

Related: Apple has also released iOS 16.6, iPadOS 16.6, watchOS 9.4, macOS 13.5 and tvOS 16.6 beta 2!