Made by Google 2019 – Here is everything you should know about all the 8 Major announcements by Google on it’s annual “Made by Google” event which was held in New York, USA. During their event, Google introduced its 8 smart products made from 100% recycled plastic. The main attractions were Google Pixel Buds, Nest mini, Pixelbook Go, Nest Aware and Nest Wifi.
Here is the quick summary of the whole event with product description, specifications and prices.
First the Products…
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2. Google Pixel Buds
Isabelle Olsson says pixel earbuds are like floating computers in ears.
- It’s like building a ship into a bottle. Many hardware and machine learning were used to turn a normal headphone to Google Pixel Buds.
- It has Rich audio, clear sound with a noise cancellation feature.
- Handsfree help from Google Assistance.
- Sweat and water-resistant.
- Realtime language translator.
- It’s available in 4 colors – Almost Black, Oh So Orange, Clearly White and Quite Mint.
- 5 hours of continuous listing time with a single charge and up to 24 hours with a wireless charging case.
- The price and release date is not yet confirmed by Google.
3. Titan – Google’s Security Chip to protect the most personal on-device information on your phones and laptops.
- Information like OS data, passwords, even information in third-party apps.
- You can have all the controls by yourself, you can choose the setting which is right for you including turning off your nest aware cameras and mics.
- Control your nest devices and more.
- You can also delete your Google assistant data just by asking.
Google Pixel 4 is launched within the USA with the costs of around $799 (approx Rs. 57,000). It is open for pre-booking and shipping will start from October 24.
5. Pixelbook Go – Price & Specifications
- Innovation + Design = Pixelbook Go a new kind of laptop
What makes Pixelbook Go unique?
- Its Gribble design
- Lightweight – 2 lbs (approx 900grams)
- Battery backup up to 12 hours
- Ultra-quiet hush keys
- Intel Core m3, i5 or i7
- RAM – 8GB or 16GB
- 64GB, 128GB, or 256GB SSD
- Chrome OS
- It gives you faster boot times
- A built-in virus protection system
- Automatic and frequent updates
Price – Pixelbook Go starts at $649
6. Nest Mini
“We focus on whole-home solutions that bring together technology to provide real help to real homes” – Rishi Chandra
- 802.11b/g/n/ac (2.4 GHz/5 GHz) Wi-Fi
- Bluetooth 5.0
- Chromecast built-in
- Built-in Google Assistant
- 360-degree sound with 40 mm driver
- 3 far-field microphones with voice match technology
- Capacitive touch controls
Supported operating systems for Home app
- Android & iOS
- Durable fabric top made from 100% recycled plastic bottles.
- Nest Mini has a 40% stronger bass than the original Mini.
- An Improved voice recognization.
Colour options – Chalk, Charcoal, Cora and Sky
Price – $49
Currently available for Pre-booking and selling starts from October 22nd in more than 23 countries
7. Nest Wifi / Nest router
- Added Google Assistant so you can use it as Nest mini
- Available from Nov 4th
- Nest Wifi 2 packs – 269 3 packs – 349
- Pre Order available for 8 countries
8. Nest Aware & Nest Aware plus
They have announced a whole new affordable pricing model for Nest aware and Nest aware plus.
What is Nest Aware?
According to Google itself “Nest Aware is a paid subscription service that makes your Nest camera even better with additional features and services. With a subscription, you can set Activity Zones, get improved activity alerts, and create video clips and time-lapses from your video history.”
- $6 per month
- Covers all devices in your home.
- 30 days of event video history for nest aware
Nest Aware plus
- $12 per month
- 60 days of event video history for nest aware plus
- 10 days 24/7 video history for Nest aware plus
Release date: Google Nest Aware and Nest Aware plus will be available from early 2020