If you’re in the market for a smart speaker, Google offers three different smart speakers ranging from the highest current price of $399 to the lowest of $34.
The purpose for having a home smart assistant can range from entertainment, music, TV, home assistance for lighting, thermostats, home security, smart plugs, appliances, as well as assisting in daily routines.
Let’s start with Google Home Max, this is Google’s top tier of the three smart speakers, if you like volume and bass, this could be the one for you. The Home Max measures 13.2-inches, 7.4-inches by 6.0 – inches. It comes with the top of the line audio sound, a 1.5GHz 64 bit quad-core ARM Cortex A53 processor, with dual 4.5-inch woofers speakers, custom tweeters for crystal-clear highs. It’s also compatible with both Android and iOS operating systems. The power cable is powered by AC power 100-240 V. 50/60 Hz. It supports using USB-C, and 3.5mm jack devices.
The Home Max is offered in two colors – Charcoal, and Chalk. Google has also brought a nice balance with the microphone, the Home Max uses machine learning to automatically adjust the equalizer settings to match the acoustics of the room, which brings a balanced sound regardless where the smart speaker is placed.
The second smart speaker is the standard Google Home speaker. This is the original Google smart speaker, it has 2-inch driver plus 2-inch dual passive radiator speakers, a DC power jack, Android, iOS operating system. It retails between $99 – $139 depending on the color you choose, the original white with a gray base cost $99, for an additional $20 the colors orange, purple, or teal fabrics are offered, and for an additional $40 consumers can buy either an black, white or copper. It measures 3.79 – inches in diameter, and 5.62-inches in length.
In June, the Google Home and Mini both have been made available in a variety of additional regions around the world, including Spain, Austria, Ireland, and other locations 149 euros, while the Home Mini is available 59 euros, according to Digital Trends. When it comes to proficiency in language, the Google Home can now speak up to 16 different languages.
The third smart speaker is the Google Home Mini, it retails between $34- $49, it measures 3.86-inches in diameter, 1.65-inches high (resembling a donut). It comes in the colors: charcoal, chalk, and coral, it has 360 sound with 40mm driver speaker, it also has a micro USB port, and the operating system is the same as it’s siblings -Android, iOS.
Each Google smart speaker can work with assisting in controlling items around the house with just the users voice, the smart speakers can work with more than 5,000 smart home devices from more than 150 brands. They can also stream shows and movies to the TV with Chromecast, play games, get the latest up-dates on weather, and news, order items from your shopping list; and If you are a music lover the smart speakers will work with tons of apps and connected devices, the list of compatible partners continues to grow. Users can play music from popular services by artists songs, genre, album, playlist, mood or activity. However, users are required to have a Google account.
You can learn more by visiting the Google store page.