HomePod and HomePod Mini Gain Support for Swedish and Norwegian

Apple on Wednesday released software version 15.6 for the HomePod and HomePod mini. While not mentioned in the release notes, the update adds support for Siri in Swedish and Norwegian on the HomePod and HomePod mini.

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The addition of Swedish and Norwegian support likely means the HomePod mini will be released in Sweden and Norway over the coming months. Apple released the HomePod mini in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Switzerland in late March after rolling out support for Siri in Dutch and various languages spoken in Switzerland.

Apple has also been testing Siri in Danish and Finnish with select HomePod mini users in recent months, so the HomePod mini may launch in Denmark and Finland eventually. However, Danish and Finnish are not listed as supported languages yet.

To change the language of a HomePod or HomePod mini, open the Home app on the iPhone, long press on the white card for the desired HomePod, scroll down and tap on the settings gear icon, tap on Language, and choose a language from the list.

Launched in November 2020, the HomePod mini is currently sold in the United States, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Spain, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Taiwan, China, Austria, Ireland, New Zealand, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Switzerland. Apple discontinued the full-size HomePod in March 2021.

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Top Rated Comments

peteyD Avatar
4 days ago at 06:23 am
Adding decent English support would be nice.
Score: 7 Votes (Like | Disagree)
BorreBoy Avatar
4 days ago at 08:44 am
Danish please please please ??
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
darngooddesign Avatar
4 days ago at 09:20 am
Seems like a natural fit. Getting useful answers from Siri was always like talking to him.



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Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Richu Avatar
4 days ago at 08:18 am

Everyone pictures the guy from the IKEA ads.
Or Spotify, H&M, Skype, Candy crush, Minecraft, Volvo, lifesum, or all the music from max Martins studio gang, etc. etc.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
SteveJobs2.0 Avatar
4 days ago at 06:21 am
Everyone pictures the guy from the IKEA ads.
Score: 1 Votes (Like | Disagree)
SpringKid Avatar
3 days ago at 12:20 pm

A few years behind Google but suddenly Homepod became a lot more interesting.

But as far as I understand, they still don’t sell it in Sweden? ?‍♂️
Apple don't, but other stores do, so they are not really hard to come by anyway.
Score: 1 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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