To call Google’s I/O 2022 developer conference eventful may be the understatement of the century, as evidenced by: this nice official blog post detailing 100, count’em, 100 new things announced earlier this month by the fast-growing smartphone manufacturer, aspiring smartwatch seller, recurring tablet maker and leading mobile OS architect.
Despite that incredibly long list of multiple devices and software features not yet ready for primetime, some of which are mentioned more than once to ensure maximum exposure and pre-release buzz, smart home enthusiasts are finding an almost complete lack of exciting news to report. on Nest’s development front.
Released in 2021 and 2019 respectively, these Google Assistant-powered bad guys with 7- and 10-inch touchscreens in tow can be so much more attractive when sold at special prices.
That is now the case with many major US retailers, and based on the terms and conditions posted on Google’s official US e-store, this hot new promotion is scheduled to run until May 30.
Normally priced at $99.99 and $229, the second-generation Nest Hub and the Google Home Max-next Nest Hub Max are currently available for $64.99 and $179 each, respectively. In the spirit of full disclosure, we must point out that both devices have ever actually been cheaper or twice in the semi-recent past, but not much.
In other words, these aren’t record-breaking discounts you’re looking at here, but they’re pretty close, clearly beating the… $0 Amazon can currently drop the $249.99 list price of the third-generation Echo Show 10 and even the $30 discounted from the $129.99 MSRP of the second-generation Echo Show 8.