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Sony made a 5.6-foot-tall speaker for lit block parties

Sony made a 5.6-foot-tall speaker for lit block parties

This seems like the strangest use for Google Assistant, or at least I never thought of the Assistant being used to control massive party speakers, but I suppose DJs can benefit from voice controls, too.

Sony has unveiled a new voice-controlled smart speaker created to rival the Amazon Echo and Google Home. At the IFA trade show in Berlin, Sony announced a speaker that cribs the best from an Echo, Home, and HomePod, all rolled into one terribly-named device. But I take exception to the insane exaggerations that some blogs have made with regards to this supposed copying.

It looks like an Apple HomePod, it acts like an Apple HomePod, it's. Let's get over this, please.

Smart home speakers are the next big thing in the tech world, and nearly all major names have come up with their own or are working on one.

Additionally, the LF-S50G has a couple other neat features.

If you have other Google Assistant devices, such as a Sony TV with it built-in, a YouTube video showing how to make the dumplings could then appear and you can ask the speaker to turn up the volume or down on the TV, for example. Not to belabor the point, but it works with the assistant you want to use, not with Siri.

Sony has now joined the growing number of tech firms offering a smart speaker, which will be listed as the model number LF-S50G.

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It will be available sooner. It ships in October, for $199, in black and white.

This feature will support both Android and Apple's iOS, Sony said.

In our book the combination of cool consumer electronics brand Sony, decent sound and Google's Assistant make this device well worth a second look.

The device contains a separate full range speaker and subwoofer, as well as what it calls an "omnidirectional two stage diffuser" to send sound in all directions around a room.

It's a better choice for the kitchen.

The forthcoming keen speaker, LF-S50G, can be utilized to control brilliant home gadgets like lights. You will get a satisfactory answer far more often from Google Assistant than you will Alexa, with the latter very likely to tell you it doesn't know how to help you with that.

What's not clear is stereo pairing, which I doubt is available, but is perhaps something Google could offer through its Google Home app. "The Sony speaker also offers voice control, just like the HomePod, as well as high-quality 360-degree sound, just like the HomePod", says Gizmodo.


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