Google says it sold over 6 million Home speakers since mid-October

Google's Smart Displays Take on Amazon's Echo Show Speakers With Tablet Like Screens

In fact, there will be a "Google Assistant Playground" to show off "new integrations, devices, and the newest ways you can use your Assistant". We already know that Google has three variants of speakers - the Home, the Home Mini and the Home Max.

Klipsch Three and One speakers combine old school looks with modern Google Assistant control
Google says it sold over 6 million Home speakers since mid-October

However, we hope Google isn't randomly making the announcements ahead of CES. With all these choices, you've connected millions of new smart home devices to Google Home every month. This also saw the tech giant introduced its Assistant AI to more than 400m devices, including Google Home, Android phones and tablets, iPhones, headphones, TVs, watches, and more. The Google Assistant is now for smartphones running Android 5.0 Lollipop and above smartphones, iOS devices, and also for Android 7.0 Nougat tablet devices. The Google Home Mini has US$26 worth of components with it priced at $29 at a discount. "Your Assistant now gives you the power to voice control more than 1,500 compatible smart home devices from over 225 brands", the search engine added. The company today has taken wraps off its large booth and unsurprisingly it is mostly focused on the Google Assistant. In India though, we get limited features, and it's also disappointing that the company is yet to announce a Google Home product in the Indian market. Amazon pioneered the phenomenon in 2014 with its Echo speaker range, before Google followed suit two years later with Home. Users can broadcast their voice through Google Assistant on smartphones or voice-activated speakers like Google Home. Now with their ability to sync with other smart home devices, the benefits are clear.




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