Google Nest Audio, the corporate’s newest good speaker and the successor to the Google Residence, goes on sale in India on October 16 on Flipkart. Ordinarily priced at Rs. 7,999, the good speaker from Google will initially be accessible for Rs. 6,999 as a part of Flipkart’s Huge Billion Day Specials Sale. The speaker shall be accessible solely via Flipkart at launch, however the Google Nest Audio may even be accessible via Reliance offline stores and e-commerce portal Tata Cliq at a later date.
Additionally introduced for India and occurring sale on the identical date is the Google Pixel 4a. The smartphone was launched globally in August this yr, and shall be that can be purchased on Flipkart on October 16, priced at Rs. 31,999. The smartphone shall be accessible for an introductory worth of Rs. 29,999 at launch.
Google Nest Audio worth and availability
The Google Residence, 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 good speaker extra inexpensive in India than overseas, at the very least 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 good speaker, comparable in measurement and capabilities to the Google Home, 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 p.c louder, and with 50 p.c stronger bass than on the unique Google Residence, with the speaker that includes two drivers — a 19mm tweeter and a 75mm mid-woofer.
Out there in two colors — chalk and charcoal — the Google Nest Audio makes use of Google Assistant for good performance. This contains an always-listening microphone for wake phrases and voice instructions, the flexibility to fetch audio content material via linked companies, and integration with different IoT gadgets and home equipment in the identical house, comparable to good televisions, good mild bulbs, and cleansing robots.
The brand new speaker is the most recent within the Nest vary that additionally contains the Google Nest Mini and Google Nest Hub, which have been launched late final yr. The Google Residence collection was rebranded to Google Nest final yr.
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