To take on Amazon’s Echo Show, Google announced Smart Display platform with Google Assistant inbuilt. Google isn’t talking much about the technical details, but it’s not just going to be an Android tablet onto a speaker.
Instead, it’ll come with a full voice interface that able to display stuff like the Echo Show. Technically, it’s running on Android Things, a variant of Android that’s custom-designed for IoT. In a blog post, the tech giant confirmed that companies like JBL, Lenovo, LG and Sony will launch such products later this year.