Together with Pixel smartphones, Google has launched Chromecast with Google TV, and Nest Audio sensible speaker at its Launch Evening In occasion that was held at present.
Chromecast with Google TV
Chromecast isn’t solely one of many best-selling units from Google nevertheless it additionally one of the widespread streaming units available in the market. And at present, Google has launched a brand new model of Chromecast, dubbed, Chromecast with Google TV. It comes as a successor to the Chromecast Ultra.
Because the identify suggests, the brand new Chromecast comes with Google TV. So, what’s Google TV? Nicely, it’s a customized interface that runs over Google’s Android TV OS. Sure, the brand new Chromecast relies on the Android TV working system. Because of it, you should use the brand new Chromecast as a standalone system now, identical to Android TV-based tv units or say like Fireplace TV and Roku’s streaming units. So, how do you management the brand new Chromecast? Nicely, you get a distant management bundled with it, a primary from Google. This distant management has all the essential buttons and it appears to be like very compact, which can make it snug to carry in hand.
Like older fashions, Chromecast with Google TV plugs into your TV’s HDMI enter to make your tv a wise TV. It options 4K60FPS video output with HDR. It comes with help for HDR10+, Dolby Imaginative and prescient, and Dolby Atmos. There’s additionally an HDMI pass-through for Dolby audio content material. You possibly can obtain from greater than 6,500 apps and video games on the brand new Chromecast by way of Play Retailer. You may also use it to look at YouTube Dwell, the place Google provides you with limitless cloud DVR area to file and retailer all of your favourite exhibits.
Chromecast with Google TV is available in three coloration choices, Snow, Dawn, and Sky. The streaming system has been priced at simply $49. And it’s accessible to buy within the US beginning at present. Folks in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Eire, Italy, Spain, and the U.Okay can pre-order one at present and it’ll go on sale in these areas from fifteenth October.
Google gives among the finest sensible audio system available in the market. And at present, it has launched a brand new sensible speaker, dubbed, the Nest Audio. The brand new sensible speaker replaces the Google Residence that was launched in 2016. The Nest Audio sits between the extra reasonably priced, Nest Mini, and the range-topping, Nest Max sensible speaker.
The Nest Audio brings an enormous improve over its predecessor. The sensible speaker has two speaker models, a 75mm mid-woofer, and a 19mm tweeter. Google is promising that the Nest Audio gives 75% extra quantity and 50% extra bass in comparison with the Google Residence. The brand new sensible speaker makes use of Google’s Media EQ to tune its audio output based on your room’s acoustics. You possibly can join a number of Nest audio system to arrange a stereo channel audio or a whole-house audio system.
The Nest Audio has a devoted machine studying chip with as much as one TeraOPS of processing energy, which, we imagine, will supply higher speech recognition with Google Assistant and quicker processing than that within the Google Residence. Google has used 70% recycled plastic within the building of Nest Audio to maintain it environmentally pleasant.
The Nest Audio is available in 5 coloration choices, Sage, Sand, Sky, Chalk, and Charcoal. Google has priced the Nest Audio at $99 and it will likely be accessible to buy in 21 nations together with the US, Canada, and India, beginning 15th October.
Chromecast with Google TV is every little thing that folks wished for from a Chromecast and we expect it’s going to be an prompt hit. It implies that the brand new Chromecast will put a critical dent within the gross sales of Fireplace TV and Roku streaming units. As for the Nest Audio, it’s a worthy improve over the Google Residence and it’ll give a critical competitors to sensible audio system from Amazon.