Create a HomePod stereo pair

Learn how to create stereo sound with two HomePod speakers.

Here's what you need

Set up a HomePod stereo pair

When you set up a second HomePod in the same room as another HomePod, you'll see an option during setup to use both speakers as a stereo pair. You can also set up a stereo pair with two HomePod speakers in the Home app. Here's how:

  1. Make sure that both HomePod speakers are in the same room in the Home app.
  2. Open the Home app, press and hold HomePod, then tap Details.
  3. Tap Create Stereo Pair.
  4. Choose a second HomePod to use as a stereo pair.
  5. Tap a HomePod on the right or left side to identify it. Tap  to swap them to the correct left and right channel.
  6. Tap Back, then tap Done.

Ungroup a HomePod stereo pair

  1. In the Home or Rooms tab, press and hold the grouped HomePod speakers.
  2. Tap Details.
  3. Scroll to the bottom and tap Ungroup Accessories.

Published Date: Fri Jun 01 16:58:59 GMT 2018