Google wowed us when it launched its first voice assistant speaker, the Google Home. This affordably priced speaker was the first to have Google Assistant baked in and, in year since its launch, has become more intelligent than ever.
Sony, seeing an opportunity with the bold new world of smart speakers, has come up with a spin of its own: the LF-S50G Wireless Smart Speaker with Google Assistant Built-In. (Yes, that’s really its name.) Its design and feature set are remarkably similar to the Apple HomePod in the sense that it’s round and audio performance is the speaker’s first and foremost priority.
Importantly, and intelligently, instead of creating its own smart assistant from scratch like Samsung is doing with Bixby, Sony partnered with Google for the LF-S50G to create something new and slightly different than Google Home.
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