Last month we found out we may soon see aof Google's smart speaker. Now it looks like a maxi version could be in the works too.
Google is readying a high-end Google Home "Max" with stereo speakers, 9to5Google said in a Wednesday report, citing unnamed sources. Google declined to comment on the story.
Beyond the stereo speakers, there's little detail, apart from the sources saying the gadget's design and materials will be "premium." Hmm. Premium device with potentially... perhaps we're looking at a Google effort to compete with ? The Apple gadget first showed its face at the company's developers conference in June and is set to make its way to the masses in December.
Speaker makerhas also announced that its products will be compatible with Amazon's Alexa voice assistant and has suggested that it's developed , which could be revealed next month.
It's not clear whether the larger Home device -- should it exist -- will be unveiled at Google's Oct. 4 Pixel event. It wasn't among the otherthat saw their earlier in September and that will reportedly debut at next month's shindig. The leaked pictures included purported images of the Google Home Mini, supposedly the company's answer to the Amazon Echo Dot.