Google Home Hub smart display with 7-inch touch screen display, built-in Assistant announced at $149

Google today has announced the ‘Google Home Hub’ Google Home Hub with Google Assistant built-in where you can use your voice to get the best of Google—Search, YouTube, Google Photos, Calendar, Maps and more—right on Google Home Hub’s display. It comes with a 7-inch touch screen display that fit right into your home. 

The Google Home Hub doesn’t include a camera, so you feel comfortable placing it in the private spaces of your home. There is an ambient EQ light sensor present on top and it allows the screen to automatically adjust to match the lighting in the room. Thanks to Routines, Hub can provide useful info about the day ahead. It comes with ‘Voice Match’ where up to six people in the home can get their own personalized Routine.

You can control 10,000+ types of smart home devices from 1,000+ popular brands. That means there are more than 200 million devices in the U.S. that are compatible with Google Home Hub. You can also set it up as a photo frame that automatically refreshes the photos that are displayed and features your best shots. It also supports music from Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio and other popular music services.

It is capable of setting alarms, turn off compatible lights and TVs, lock the front door. The company is offering six months of YouTube Premium on purchasing Home Hub. The Google Hub comes in Sand, Aqua, Chalk and Charcoal colors,  is priced at $149 (Rs. 11,035 approx.), and you can pre-order it from Google Store online. It will go on sale from October 22 in the US.