Apple reduced the cost of smart speakers HomePod in the US $ 50 — 349 to $ 299 (~19 600 rubles).
But it doesn’t low price smart device. On new year’s holidays HomePod price dropped to $ 249 (~16 400 rubles). But unlike the seasonal sales, the current price is not temporary and will remain for a long time.
Smart column Apple is the most expensive compared to its closest competitors in the face of Google and Amazon Home Alexa.
In Russia HomePod is still officially not for sale. In China, the most promising market in the world, the column appeared only on 18 January 2019.