When Apple unveils its next smart home gadget, it will be a big deal
Axios / Posted by Mark Gurman Apple will unveil a smart home appliance for the iPhone this week, the company announced Monday.
The product will be called Apple Cords, and it will go on sale in the U.S. this summer, with a price tag of $100.
It’s the latest in a line of products from the company that includes its HomePod smart speaker, the Apple Watch, the iPad Air, and Apple Pay.
The Apple Cents will be an update to Apple’s existing Cords smart home device line, which was discontinued in 2015.
Apple Cences will come with the HomePod as an optional accessory, with the $100 Cords priced at $99 for a pair.
Apple is also working on a smart lighting system for the Apple Cens, a $20 smart light with an integrated Apple Camera app.