Google teases Assistant booth, announcements for CES 2018 & shares Home usage stats/sales

Google teases Assistant booth, announcements for CES 2018 & shares Home usage stats/sales

Google teases Assistant booth, announcements for CES 2018 & shares Home usage stats/sales

Isabelle Olsson, lead designer for home hardware for Google, Inc., introduces the new Google Home Mini at a product launch event, October 4, 2017, at the SFJAZZ Center in San Francisco, California.

Back in November, we learned that for the first time in several years, Google would have an official presence at CES.

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Google's statement implies that from October 19 to January 5, it sold at least 6.73 million Home speakers. After all, the Home Mini was on sale for $29 for most of the season.

The Google further said, the Assistant is now available on more than 400 million devices, including speakers like Google Home, Android phones, and tablets, iPhones, headphones, TVs, watches and more. The Google Assistant is now for smartphones running Android 5.0 Lollipop and above smartphones, iOS devices, and also for Android 7.0 Nougat tablet devices. Coming off the success of a Kickstarter campaign, the Homey is now on the market and positioning its brand among some of the largest companies in the world. While not yet as widespread as embedded voice assistant devices, stand-alone DVA devices are used more often and users are more satisfied.

Own a Google Home or Home Mini and want to find smart lights you can run with just your voice? Recently, it was reported Google is selling the Home Mini in losses as the overall cost of making a single Home Mini is more than $35. This is an intriguing statistic, but it doesn't really mean that people will stop using their smartphones when smart speakers become commonplace in every home.

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