Apple released version 14.3 of the HomePod software tonight. The update will automatically be installed on the HomePod and HomePod Mini. If you are in a hurry, you can also download and install the update manually.
One day after the iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3, macOS 11.1, watchOS 7.2 and tvOS 14.3 Apple also released an update for the HomePod and HomePod Mini tonight.
Version 14.3 of the HomePod software is automatically installed on the HomePod and the HomePod Mini (Affiliate link) installed, this should be done in the next few days. If you want to load it faster, you can also import the update via the home app. Apple is distributing this update a little more than a month after the release of version 14.2, which, among other things, brought support for the new intercom feature that Apple recently introduced and with which voice messages can be sent to other HomePods and Apple devices in the send to the same family.
Only general stability improvements in HomePod software 14.3
Apple writes in the notes on the update to version 14.3 that this update only brings general improvements in stability. HomePod software has been based on tvOS for a while, which simplifies the development process for Apple.
In a further message we have summarized our impressions of the new HomePod Mini.
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