Can you use 4 HomePods with Apple TV?

All replies. You can only set one pair as default speakers. You may be able to AirPlay to additional speakers but Apple TV won't treat them as a surround sound system.

How many HomePods Can you link to Apple TV?

You can connect one or two HomePod speakers to Apple TV 4K to enjoy room-filling stereo sound. When you set up a second HomePod as a stereo pair, you get true stereo sound and a more immersive sound stage for your home theater.

Can you use 4 HomePod minis with Apple TV?

To start, you can set two or more HomePod minis as your default speakers for an Apple TV 4K. You won't have to specify them when it's time to sit down for a movie. They won't exactly produce thunderous audio, but they could save you from buying separate smart speakers or a pricier soundbar.

Can you pair 4 HomePods together?

Before you ask, you can't pair three HomePods together, although you can have more than two HomePods (i.e. a pair and a single HomePod for example) in the same room controlled via the same zone in the Apple Home app. You can find more tips and tricks in our best Apple HomePod tips and tricks feature.

Can you connect 4 HomePod minis together?

Answer: A: You can't pair 4 in one set, so two pairs.

4 HomePods - What will happen?!

How many HomePods Mini can you connect together?

Two HomePod minis can be paired together to create a stereo pair with left and right channels for rich sound, and multiple HomePod minis can work together throughout the home to stream music to multiple rooms. Two HomePod minis can be paired, but HomePod mini can't be paired to HomePod.

How do I set up multiple HomePod minis?

To create a stereo pair, both HomePod speakers need to be assigned to the same room.
  1. In the Home app on your iOS or iPadOS device, touch and hold a HomePod.
  2. Scroll down, then tap .
  3. Tap Create Stereo Pair and follow the onscreen instructions.

How many HomePods can I have in my house?

Two HomePods are able to work together as a stereo pair for an even richer sound as of the 11.4 software update, and with multiple HomePods in different rooms in a home, the AirPlay 2 protocol can be used to control audio in every area of the house.

How far apart should HomePods be?

If you use a HomePod stereo pair, place the speakers on either side of the TV. For optimal surround sound, the HomePod speakers should be about 4 feet (1.2 meters) apart from each other.

Is the HomePod discontinued?

Around this time last year, Apple officially discontinued the HomePod. The original model has been survived by the HomePod mini, but there isn't a product in Apple's current lineup that fills the gap left by the 2018 model.

Can you use HomePod mini as surround sound?

First, unlike the bigger, more expensive HomePod, the HomePod mini doesn't support Dolby Atmos or any kind of surround sound. That shouldn't come as a surprise though given their size and price. Disappointingly though you can't set them as the Apple TV's default audio output.

Will HomePod mini get Dolby Atmos?

Best answer: Unfortunately, the HomePod mini does not currently support Dolby Atmos. If you want to add Spatial Audio to your home theater, you should look for the original HomePod or a compatible soundbar.

Can HomePod mini be used as TV speakers?

Apple isn't everyone's favorite tech company but they've made something special with the newest HomePod Mini. Not only is it a great speaker, but it also sports a whole host of amazing functions. Use it as a smart speaker, smart home control, and even connect it to your TV!

Can Apple TV connect to multiple Bluetooth speakers?

Apple TV can support multiple Bluetooth headphones at the same time. You don't have to use Apple's own headphones, but the AirPods are definitely easy to connect when you want to listen to the TV through a headset. They are completely compatible with Apple TV 4K, and you can pair two at once.

Can you connect two HomePod mini to Apple TV?

But since its debut in 2018, the full-sized HomePod has gained the ability to become a pretty impressive speaker for your Apple TV. You can pair two of them to your Apple TV 4K and they become a Dolby Atmos surround sound system.

Can I use HomePod for surround sound?

Use a HomePod or stereo pair with your Apple TV 4K to create a theater experience with Dolby Atmos or surround sound right in your home.

Can HomePod turn on Apple TV?

Control Apple TV using Siri on HomePod

You can ask Siri on HomePod to turn on your Apple TV, start playing a favorite show, and control playback while you watch.

Where is the best HomePod mini for sound?

Here's Where to Place HomePod in Your Room for the Best Sound...
  • Your HomePod needs to be on a solid surface, so don't place it on a carpeted floor.
  • Make sure your HomePod is at least six inches away from walls and corners.
  • Keep other objects at least six inches away from your HomePod all the way around.

How do I sync HomePod with Apple TV?

How to pair HomePod with your Apple TV
  1. On the Apple TV, go to Settings and then Video and Audio.
  2. Scroll down to find Audio Output.
  3. In Audio Output, you should see a list of all the AirPlay speakers on the network. The HomePod will appear here. Select it and it should connect in a second or two.

How do you get Dolby Atmos on HomePod?

How to listen to Dolby Atmos on your HomePod
  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Home app.
  2. Tap the Home button .
  3. Tap Home Settings.
  4. Under People, tap your name.
  5. Tap Apple Music.
  6. Turn Dolby Atmos on or off.

Can you connect multiple devices to HomePod mini?

You can connect multiple devices to the HomePod but only one account at a time.

How many HomePods do I need?

Naturally you'll need at least two HomePod devices. The standard HomePod works fine, but at a much cheaper $100 per unit, the HomePod mini is far more cost-effective for multi-room setups. Its smaller size also makes it easier to find room for in, say, a busy kitchen, or on a full bookshelf.

Does HomePod support multiple users?

HomePod mini and HomePod support up to six users in a home. If you have more than six household users or guests in your home, they can still use Siri on HomePod to play music, set timers and alarms, or ask Siri for the weather, news, and more.

Are HomePod minis worth it?

Though it doesn't possess the amazing sound quality of the original HomePod, the HomePod mini is a good smart speaker, and is better than the original in other ways. With last week's release of three additional HomePod mini colors, I thought it was a good time to revisit some of the best HomePod mini features.