Sonos To Roll Out Google Assistant Support Next Week

Sonos To Roll Out Google Assistant Support Next Week”

He said "we've been working on this for quite a while and are thrilled to be rolling it out next week".

Currently, both the One and Beam ship with Alexa built-in and will get Google Assistant support next week.

A spokesperson declined to share additional details on the timing Assistant support for legacy Sonos speakers, saying that the company would share more next week, but CEO Patrick Spence suggested that this functionality was definitely coming as well: "If you have a Google Home device, you will be able to use that to control your Sonos", Spence said. Sonos began beta-testing Google Assistant with a subset of its users earlier this year.

Following a months-long delay, Sonos plans to finally add support for Google's voice assistant to its smart speakers next week. Alexa on Sonos devices lacks some of the features that can be enjoyed with other Alexa-enabled speakers, and we're expecting the same with Google Assistant.

The neverending saga regarding Sonos connected speakers and Google Assistant is about to end next week if the American company keeps its most recent promise.

In a letter to shareholders regarding the Q2 results, Sonos stated that this new rollout will provide more options to their customers: "We think giving consumers choice is always the right decision, and we anticipate this philosophy will be adopted in the industry over time".

Having interoperability between different voice assistants could prove very lucrative for the company, especially if customers value flexibility in their smart home products as much as Sonos is clearly hoping. With multi-room audio, Sonos and Google Assistant are going to be a match made in heaven.

Along with the Sonos One getting a boost, the recently released Sonos Beam compact sound bar is also getting this upgrade. Especially those that are already invested in Sonos, or want a really good sounding smart speaker.

Like this



12 Мая 2019
Giuliani urges Ukraine to investigate Democrats
Their motivation is to try to discredit the special counsel's investigation; undermine the case against Paul Manafort , Mr. In the Times article, Giuliani argued he's not acting illegally, though he admitted, "somebody could say it's improper".

12 Мая 2019
4 assailants, 1 guard killed in hotel attack in Pakistan
The group was also involved in the terrorist attack at the Chinese consulate in Karachi a year ago . Gwadar lies about 700 kilometres southwest of Quetta , the capital of Baluchistan province.

12 Мая 2019
Lars Sullivan Issues Statement On Controversial Past Comments
Sullivan also made questionable remarks about consent: 'There's a grey area when it comes to sexual intercourse and rape. It's unknown if the anxiety attack was a reaction to his comments going in viral a few months ago.

12 Мая 2019
Is Aaron Rodgers going to be on Game of Thrones?
The latest rumor claims that Super Bowl-winning quarterback Aaron Rodgers could appear in this weekend's episode. "Episode five. Since Westeros lacks footballs, it wouldn't make sense to have Rodgers randomly hurling the pigskin around the fighting pits.

12 Мая 2019
Trump 'very surprised' his 'very good' son was hit with subpoena
Republicans have been eager to move on - and were more than ready to hit the Senate committee for keeping it in the news. Burr and Warner have often won praise from the panel's members, and also from McConnell, throughout the probe.

12 Мая 2019
Priests Now Obligated to Report Suspicions of Sexual Abuse, New Law Says
They also want all abusers or suspected abusers to be reported to police, and any abuse-related files handed over to them. The law also requires the Vatican dicastery to address an allegation within 30 days from the time it is reported.

11 Мая 2019
McDonald's is bringing hits from its global menu to the United States
The side is made with regular McDonald's fries and is topped with cheddar cheese sauce and sprinkled with chopped up bacon. This is the first time McDonald's will be introducing these menu items in participating American restaurants.

11 Мая 2019
State Bank of India receives 2 unsolicited bids for grounded Jet Airways
Jet Airways shares were 2.85 percent up at Rs 151.80 on BSE during end of trading hours today. Lenders had put 75% stake of Jet Airways on sale.

11 Мая 2019
Air Canada Jazz plane collides with fuel tanker truck at Pearson
The airport said that the plane and vehicle were then removed from the runway without any impact to operations at Pearson. Three people sustained " minor injuries ", the Greater Toronto Airport Authority (GTAA) said in a brief email statement.

11 Мая 2019
Huawei P30: For the zooms only
Meanwhile, Huawei has started taking registrations for the Android Q beta 3 update for Huawei Mate 20 Pro smartphone. The program aims to accelerate the Android Q beta development across Huawei devices, starting with Mate 20 Pro .