The Siri-powered wireless speaker is scheduled to launch in Spain and Mexico on Friday, October 26, according to both Apple’s online store and a recent press release.
The Galaxy Home speaker is the first to include Samsung’s Bixby voice assistant; it was announced earlier today alongside the Note 9 smartphone.
Apple’s expected to introduce a significant HomePod update this Fall that could significantly change how you use and enjoy the smart speaker.
Google’s smart speaker Google Home can now communicate with you en español, the computing giant announced Tuesday, which would appear to be an outgrowth of Google promising earlier this year that 22 new languages would be coming to its Assistant — which also powers Google Home — by the end of this year.
Google Home product lead Mark Spates in a company blog post today noted that you can now ask Google Home what your day looks like (“Ok Google, ¿cómo será mi día?”) and get a rundown of your schedule. To do that, you have to first select “Menu” in the Google Home app, then “Preferences” in the Settings menu and then choose español.
Apple’s audio team is going into overdrive. Three new audio products are likely to arrive early next year from the iPhone maker, including premium AirPods.