Apple HomePod vs Harman Kardon Onyx

5.59 in
6.77 in
Apple HomePod wireless speaker
vs
6.46 in
10.83 in
Harman Kardon Onyx wireless speaker

Full Comparison

Sound

Apple HomePodApple HomePodHarman Kardon OnyxHarman Kardon Onyx
Low Frequency
40 Hz
60 Hz
High Frequency
20.0 kHz
20.0 kHz
Supported Formats
.aac, AIFF, FLAC, HE-AAC, MP3, WAV
MP3

Features

Apple HomePodApple HomePodHarman Kardon OnyxHarman Kardon Onyx
Docking Station for mobile/Tablet
noNo
noNo
Radio receiver
noNo
noNo
Smart speaker (virtual assistant)
yesYes
noNo
Streaming standards
AirPlay, AirPlay 2
AirPlay

Dimensions

Apple HomePodApple HomePodHarman Kardon OnyxHarman Kardon Onyx
Colour of product
Grey, White
Black, White
Height
6.77 in
10.83 in
Width
5.59 in
6.46 in
Depth
5.59 in
11.81 in
Weight
5.51 lb
5.95 lb

Connectivity

Apple HomePodApple HomePodHarman Kardon OnyxHarman Kardon Onyx
USB
noNo
yesYes
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth codec
AAC
AAC, aptX, SBC
Bluetooth Version
5.0
3.0
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes

Power

Apple HomePodApple HomePodHarman Kardon OnyxHarman Kardon Onyx
Battery operated
noNo
yesYes
Electric (not USB)
yesYes
yesYes

Often compared to HomePod

Often compared to Onyx