Google Nest Audio, the corporate’s newest sensible speaker and the successor to the Google House, goes on sale in India on October 16 on Flipkart. Ordinarily priced at Rs. 7,999, the sensible speaker from Google will initially be accessible for Rs. 6,999 as a part of Flipkart’s Huge Billion Day Specials Sale. The speaker might be accessible solely by way of Flipkart at launch, however the Google Nest Audio will even be accessible by way of Reliance offline stores and e-commerce portal Tata Cliq at a later date.
Additionally introduced for India and happening sale on the identical date is the Google Pixel 4a. The smartphone was launched globally in August this 12 months, and might be available for purchase on Flipkart on October 16, priced at Rs. 31,999
Google Nest Audio value and availability
The Google House, initially launched in 2016, lastly will get a successor within the Google Nest Audio, which was introduced not too long ago. Priced at $100 (roughly Rs. 7,300) globally, the launch pricing of Rs. 6,999 makes the sensible speaker extra reasonably priced in India than overseas, a minimum of at initially. Launch availability is proscribed to Flipkart, which has been Google’s most well-liked e-commerce portal for its merchandise in India.
Google Nest Audio specs and options
The Google Nest Audio is the corporate’s newest sensible speaker, comparable in dimension and capabilities to the Google House, which was launched in India in 2018 for Rs. 9,999. The Nest Audio options an improved design which is slimmer for simpler placement. Sound output is claimed to be 75 % louder, and with 50 % stronger bass than on the unique Google House, with the speaker that includes two drivers — a 19mm tweeter and a 75mm mid-woofer.
Accessible in two colors — chalk and charcoal — the Google Nest Audio makes use of Google Assistant for sensible performance. This consists of an always-listening microphone for wake phrases and voice instructions, the power to fetch audio content material by way of linked providers, and integration with different IoT units and home equipment in the identical house, resembling sensible televisions, sensible mild bulbs, and cleansing robots.
The brand new speaker is the most recent within the Nest vary that additionally consists of the Google Nest Mini and Google Nest Hub, which had been launched late final 12 months. The Google House collection was rebranded to Google Nest final 12 months.
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