Samsung's Galaxy Home Mini spotted in wild yet again ahead of Unpacked
Could a release finally be near?
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A separate Twitter post appears to reveal part of the packaging for the device including a list of what you can ask the speaker and its smart assistant Bixby to do. Among the options include traditional smart speaker tasks of weather, playing music from Spotify, setting an alarm and doing smart home tasks such as turning off lights and controlling your TV through the included infrared blaster.
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It's also unknown how Samsung will price the smart speaker. It will compete with established rivals in Google's Assistant-powered Nest Mini, which currently sells for $49, and Amazon's Alexa-powered Echo Dot, which is currently on sale for $30.
Samsung did not immediately respond to a CNET request for comment.
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