Google Home could be coming to India this month: Report


At last, the tech giant Google is going to bring some competition to Amazon’s line of Echo items with the introduction of the Google Home and Home Mini in India this month.

As per a report by GizmoChina, Google Home and Home Mini will be introduced in India by April 2018. This will be the second significant brand to release its smart speakers in the Indian market since the Amazon Echo line of items — Echo Plus, Echo Dot, and Echo introduced in India in October 2017.

Google Assistant recently reported support for 30 more languages, including Hindi, before the current year’s over. “The Assistant is as of now accessible in eight languages, and before the year’s over it will be accessible in excess of 30 languages, achieving 95 percent of all eligible Android phones around the world,” Nick Fox, vice president of Product, Google wrote in a blog. A Hindi language support in Assistant can support the possibilities of the Home and Home Mini deals in India.

Amazon’s Alexa can definitely understand Indian pronunciations great, but it doesn’t understand or communicate in Hindi. So a support for Hindi will be the definite benefit for Google when it introduces Home or Home Mini.


Local clients of imported Google Home gadgets are stating that the procedure of localization is now in progress and a ton of it needs to do with language recognition.  The Media Accounts menu now even supports applications, for example, Saavn and Gaana yet voice association with these applications is still now accessible.

Artificial Intelligence based voice assistants are not simply restricted to smartphones as tech giants have begun making smart speakers and other similar products. And while voice might be the following huge thing in computing, the displays aren’t leaving at any point in the near future. Amazon has its scope of Alexa-controlled speakers and an Echo Show with a touchscreen display. Google has its Google Home smart speakers, and the search giant is also reportedly working on a smart speaker with a screen.

The pricing for the Indian market is yet not decided. The Google Home Mini offers for Indian Rs 3,200 and the Google Home offers for Indian  Rs 8,400 in the US. The main distinction between the Home and Home Mini is to do with the speaker. The brilliant highlights are the same on both the devices.The Amazon Echo gadgets are estimated subsequently: Echo Dot for Rs 4,499; the Echo for Rs 9,999 and the Echo Plus for Rs 14,999.

The latest highlights on the new Home Devices incorporate the capacity to perceive individuals by their voices and customize the experience for that client. Clients would now be able to utilize Google Home gadgets to start without hands calling from their numbers. Google’s first-party smart speakers can make calls, whereas third-party speakers can’t.


Google’s four declared smart display partners are all well-established electronics companies, not any small startups.The aim is likely just to give clients a lot of choices if Google’s smart display even works out as expected by any of the imagination.

Google Home has extended functionality that now enables you to preset a sequence of functions that get activated by a single command. These are called routines, and saying Goodnight can trigger a sequence of events. For instance, after you say “Hello”, Google Home will pull out information from your schedule, set the associated smart home gadgets to the fitting settings, read out the climate information, and even play a “get up” playlist.

The Google Home gadgets connect with more than 1,000 brilliant home gadgets. Various Google Home gadgets in different rooms can cooperate, for instance playing a similar music all through the house. A broadcast feature triggers the schedules in all the Google Home speakers in the home.



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