Starting later this year. Apple TV 4K users will be able to select the HomePod mini as the default speaker output.
Apple also announced that the HomePod small will be available for purchase later this month. Austria, Ireland, and New Zealand, with Italy following later this year. In November of 2020, the speaker made its debut.
Following years of allegedly low sales. Apple stated in March that the full-sized HomePod will be withdrawn whenever supplies ran out. Apple stated that it will concentrate its efforts on the $99 HomePod mini.