On Wednesday, Google announced a new smart speaker, named. There is a lot we know about cloth-wrapped devices, and a lot more we still have to find out – like how Nest Audio really lives up to the hype and how it compares . (If Whatever the indications, this Alexa-killer can hope for Google.)
We will tell you about the most important things to know about the price, color, date of sale and features of Nest Audio. And we’ll explain what the new name means for other Google Home ($ 99 at Walmart) And nest devices.
What is Nest Audio and what Google speakers does it replace?
Nest Audio replaces the originalBut, despite the similar name, it is not the successor . Other Google smart speakers you can buy today include high-end , (in the past ) And And Smart displays.
How much does Nest Audio cost and when does it come on sale?
Right now, the Google Store is taking Nest Audio limits for $ 100 (£ 90, AU $ 149), but will discontinue $ 20 for every two you buy, giving them a $ 90 profit. Google will start placing Nest Audio orders in the US, Canada and India from 5 October. The device will be available in brick and mortar retailers and 21 countries starting October 21.
What color does Nest Audio come in?
You can buy Nest Audio in five pastel colors: chalk (white), charcoal (black), sage (green), sand (pink) and sky (blue). Interestingly, Google has stated that the lattice material such as the fabric that surrounds the speaker is made of 70% recycled plastic.
What has Google Home improved before?
The new Nest Audio replaces Google Home‘s single 2-inch speaker with a 3-inch woofer to control bass, and a three-quarter-inch tweeter for high notes. There is also a quad-core processor instead of the original Google Home’s dual-core processor, which can speed up response times and help create richer sound.
Like last year’s updated Nest Mini ($ 50 at Best Buy), Nest Audio has a dedicated machine learning chip that works on some devices already controlled in Google’s cloud-based data centers (translation: faster responses, better privacy).
Also, instead of looking like an air freshener or a miniature nuclear power plant, Nest Audio is a bit more loaf-like, which I personally find as an improvement.
Will all Google Home speakers now be Nest Audio?
Among me, Clear branding is one that irked me again and again. With many Nest-branded smart speakers, it certainly looks like Google is embracing “Nest” as the new brand name. However, the company sensed the matter and bounced back and forth for some time. I guess Nest is here to stay.
Which mobile app will use Nest Audio: Google Home or Nest?
Part of the confusion surrounding the new name is which app you’ll use to control Nest audio from your phone. There are two mobile apps – one for Nest, another for Google Home – but the device names do not match the app. The Nest App directs the company’s SMART, And , But if you want to install a Nest Mini or, possibly, Nest Audio, you’ll need to use the Google Home app.
Are there any new Google Assistant orders?
If there are, Google did not announce them with the new Nest Audio Smart Speaker. Instead, Google highlighted the speakers’, Which the company recently . Additionally, Google devoted a good portion of its presentation , Which it says will add some features in the coming weeks (possibly independent of Nest Audio launch).
It’s easy to ignore, but don’t forget that the new Nest Audio is a full bluetooth speaker, Too. And like previous Google Home speakers, it probably will , Too. Whenever you set up a new Google Home speaker, Google Assistant can give you suggestions. .