, and also , The company was announced on Wednesday . It is the successor to the Google Home Smart Speaker, which was the first speaker launched in 2016.
Here’s a quick description of what we learned today:
- $ 100 price (£ 90, AU $ 149)
- Five colors: chalk, charcoal, sand, sky and sage
- Designed with 70% durable material
- 19mm tweeter for high frequency coverage and clear tones
- 75mm midwoofer for better bass
Google says Nest Audio is 75% louder with 50% stronger bass than the original Google Home.
Nest Audio remains like all the latest updates from Google when it comes to features., Voice calling And stream transfer for the moving sound from speaker to speaker via the voice command.
Beyond a redesigned design and improved sound, Nest Audio has no specific special tricks up its sleeve, as far as we can tell today.
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Google is wise in updating its standard smart speakers, especially since Amazon has done the same. The price of $ 100 (£ 90, AU $ 149) makes it affordable, and we’ll see similar deals and sales of smart speakers of the past. Nest Audio is available in 21 countries from 5 October.
When it comes to smart speakers, Amazon still dominates the market. Through the end of the year, the e-commerce giant’s Echo device will account for about 70% of the smart speaker market globally. Google’s smart speakers will be around 32%, eMarketer estimates. (This adds up to more than 100% because some people have more than one smart speaker.)
Stay tuned to CNET.com for full review and further coverage of Nest Audio, including the And a new Streaming device.