HomePod 17.1 Beta Features, Bugs, Fixes, Issues & More

homepod 17.1 beta

HomePod 17.1 beta

HomePod 17.1 beta build number 21K5043e is available for testers! It brings new features, bug fixes and improvements. It will be the first significant update of the cycle! Check the reports and share your own feedback!

HomePod 17.1 Beta Issues

Bugs and problems reported by early adopters are updated here:

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HomePod 17.1 Beta Features

Improvements spotted in this update are tracked here:

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  • Tip: If you haven’t updated to HomePod 17 yet you should check all new features!

HomePod 17.1 Beta Bugs Fixed

Issues addressed in this version are highlighted here:

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HomePod 17.1 Beta Download

homepod 17.1 beta download
This update is available, over-the-air, in the Home app iPhone, iPad or Mac running iOS 17, iPadOS 17, macOS Sonoma or later!

Important: Apple recommends installing beta software versions on a secondary device!

How To:

  • 1. Open Home app and browse for Home Settings -> Software Update.
  • 2. Make sure that HomePod Beta Updates are turned On.
  • 3. HomePod Version 17.1 should show up!
  • 4. Tap Update and be patient until the software is downloaded, prepared and installed!

Have you installed HomePod 17.1 beta on your smart speaker? Do you spot any changes or issues not mentioned in this article? Have any questions? Use the comments please!

Related: Apple has also seeded iOS 17.1 beta, iPadOS 17.1 beta, watchOS 10.1 beta, macOS Sonoma 14.1 beta and tvOS 17.1 Beta.