Home Assistant integration component, make your AirPlay devices as TTS speakers.
2021.6.X or earlier
Apple Airplayer component requires pyatv 0.8.1, which is self-contained in the latest version Home Assistant (2021.7.3). You can run
pip list | grep pyqatv in your Home Assistant container host to check the version of pyatv. If lower than 0.8.1, you should run commands as below to upgrade pyatv.
apk update apk add build-base pip3 install --upgrade pyatv pip3 install --upgrade attrs
2021.7.X or later
There is a bug in Home Assistant 2021.7.3 ~ 2021.8.2 and it will cause HA core crash. If you are using HA 2021.7.3 ~ 2021.8.2, you need to reinstall miniaudio. Enter the following commands
apk update apk add build-base pip3 uninstall --yes miniaudio pip3 install miniaudio
Notice: If you upgrade HA core to new release, you need to re-install miniaudio.
Use HACS and Install as a custom repository, or copy all files in custom_components/apple_airplayer from Latest Release to your /custom_components/apple_airplayer in Home Assistant manually. Restart HomeAssistant.
Add Apple AirPlayer component in Home Assistant integrations page, it could auto-discover Airplay devices in network. If component can not found any devices, you can specify the IP address to add the device.
- AirPort Express
- AirPort Express Gen2
- Apple TV 2
- Apple TV 3
- Apple TV 4
- Apple TV 4K
- Apple TV 4K Gen2
- HomePod Mini
- Other AirPlay compatible devices