The Nest Hub Max Is The High-Tech Epicenter Of Your Smart Home

May 9, 2019

Category: Tech

Although the category is relatively new, the available options for smart home hubs are vast in number — to the point at which it’s hard to pick out a clearcut winner. But Google just unveiled a pretty impressive contender for the throne in their tech-overloaded Nest Hub Max.

While most similar hubs are meant to be the epicenter of smart tech for your home, Google’s Nest Hub Max does it better than just about any other option out there — Amazon included. For starters, it has an ambient mode that, when not in use, turns it into a beautiful digital frame via Google Photos. It’s also compatible with Google’s full suite of smart devices — so you can control your digital video doorbell, lightbulbs, security cameras, thermostat, Chromecast, WiFi router, and more with just a touch of your finger, wave of your hand, or whisper of your voice. It also has the brand’s AI assistant built right in, is good for video calls and streaming music, syncs to your Google smartphone, is loaded with organizational features (like calendar management), and so much more. And if you’re worried about audio or video quality, don’t be — it boasts an impressive speaker system comprised of dual 18mm tweeters and a 75mm 30W rear-firing subwoofer, as well as far-field microphones and a built-in smart camera. Priced at $229, we’re scratching our heads as to what the Google Nest Hub Max can’t do.

Purchase: $229

More From Tech

The GM6900G Is An Homage To One Of G-SHOCK's Most Iconic Watches

Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the original DW6900.

Posted By Chris West

Partner
Featured Image

This AI 3D Scanner Can Diagnose & Price Any Car’s Damage With 99% Accuracy

A carwash-style machine that 3D-maps vehicles to assess exterior damage.

Posted By

Feb 17, 2020

Featured Image

Samsung & Thom Browne Join Forces For The Ultra-Lux Galaxy Z Flip Kit

Adorning the company's cutting-edge tech with exclusive styling.

Posted By

Feb 17, 2020

Featured Image

Sony Merges A Universal TV Remote & Wireless Bluetooth Smart Speaker

The Japanese electronics giant brings the remote into the modern age.

Posted By

Feb 14, 2020

Featured Image

Airbus’ MAVERIC Experimental Aircraft Cuts In-Flight Fuel Consumption By 20%

A sleek, efficient design that promises unparalleled comfort for flyers.

Posted By

Feb 13, 2020