The Nest Mini wasn’t the one new Nest gadget introduced at Google’s occasion at present, because the Nest Wifi additionally made its debut.
The Nest Wifi is an replace to the Google Wifi router that launched manner again in October 2016. The system is definitely made up of two gadgets — a Nest Wifi router and a Nest Wifi level — which enable you to blanket your private home in Wi-Fi. The router plugs straight into your modem whereas the poiint extends your protection wherever you want it.
Google touts that Nest Wifi delivers as much as twice the speeds of the Google Dwelling and provides as much as 25 % higher protection, too. A two-pack of Nest Wifi can cowl a 3,800-square-foot residence, and you’ll add extra Nest Wifi factors should you want much more protection.
What’s extra, the Nest Wifi level gadget doubles as a Google Assistant good speaker, and it might do all of the issues that the Nest Mini can. That features taking part in music, answering questions, controlling good residence gadgets, and extra.
Setup is finished within the Google Dwelling app, the place you possibly can examine your speeds, pause Wi-Fi for sure gadgets, set schedules, and create a visitor community. You may as well handle separate properties and networks within the Google Dwelling app, letting you troubleshoot your dad and mom’ Wi-Fi connection utilizing your telephone.
Nest Wifi is accessible for pre-order at present and can launch on November four within the U.S., and it will even be obtainable in seven different international locations in 2019. Pricing begins at $269 for a two-pack with one router and one level, or you may get a three-pack with a further level for $349.