60points

Google Home

76points

Google Home Max

Google Home
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30 facts in comparison

Google Home vs Google Home Max

Google Home
Google Home Max

Why is Google Home better than Google Home Max?

  • 86.17% less body volume
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    1327.03cm³vs9598.773792000002cm³
  • 4.82kg lighter
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    477gvs5300g
  • 56mm thinner
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    96.4mmvs152.4mm
  • 45.1mm shorter
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    142.8mmvs187.9mm
  • 238.8mm narrower
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    96.4mmvs335.2mm
  • Has Chromecast built-in
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Why is Google Home Max better than Google Home?

  • Has an AUX input
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  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Price comparison

Google Home

ProductStorePrice
Google Home AmazonGoogle 4 Pk Wifi AC1200 Dual-Band Home W...Google 4 Pk Wifi AC1200 Dual-Band Home WiFi System
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$244.83
Google Home AmazonGoogle Home: Ultimate Guide to Quickstar...Google Home: Ultimate Guide to Quickstart Your Google Home Experience
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$12.99
Google Home AmazonGoogle Home: Over 100 of the funniest qu...Google Home: Over 100 of the funniest questions to ask Google Home
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$2.99
Google Home AmazonGoogle Home: The Google Home Guide And G...Google Home: The Google Home Guide And Google Home Manual With Setup, Features
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$17.99
Google Home AmazonProscenic 850T Robot Vacuum Cleaner, Wi-...Proscenic 850T Robot Vacuum Cleaner, Wi-Fi Connected Robot Vacuum and Mop, Works with Alexa & Google Home, 3-in-1 Robotic Vacuum with 3000Pa Strong Suction on Carpets and Hard Floors, Boundary Strip
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$239.00
Google Home AmazonGoogle Home
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$0.99
Google Home AmazonThe Ridiculously Simple Guide to Google ...The Ridiculously Simple Guide to Google Home Hub: A Practical Guide to Setting Up a Smart Home
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$2.99
Google Home AmazonSimpliSafe 10 Piece Wireless Home Securi...SimpliSafe 10 Piece Wireless Home Security System with Outdoor Camera - Optional 24/7 Professional Monitoring - No Contract - Compatible with Alexa and Google Assistant
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$387.81
Google Home AmazonGoogle Home Mini Stand Holder, Retro Ala...Google Home Mini Stand Holder, Retro Alarm Clock Stand Mount Base Protective Case Compatible with Google Home Mini and Nest Mini (White)
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$16.99
Google Home AmazonGoogle Nest Thermostat - Smart Thermosta...Google Nest Thermostat - Smart Thermostat for Home - Programmable Wifi Thermostat - Snow
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$89.99

Google Home Max

ProductStorePrice
Google Home Max AmazonEcho Studio - High-fidelity smart speake...Echo Studio - High-fidelity smart speaker with 3D audio and Alexa
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$199.99
Google Home Max AmazonBose Home Speaker 500: Smart Bluetooth S...Bose Home Speaker 500: Smart Bluetooth Speaker with Alexa Voice Control Built-In, Black
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$349.00
Google Home Max AmazonGoogle Nest Wifi -  AC2200 - Mesh WiFi S...Google Nest Wifi -  AC2200 - Mesh WiFi System -  Wifi Router - 4400 Sq Ft Coverage - 2 pack
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$209.00
Google Home Max Amazon[Official Made for Google] Wasserstein A...[Official Made for Google] Wasserstein Adjustable Stand Compatible with Google Nest Hub Max - Perfect Companion for Your Nest Hub Max (Charcoal)
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$27.99
Google Home Max AmazonEcho Sub - Powerful subwoofer for your E...Echo Sub - Powerful subwoofer for your Echo - requires compatible Echo device
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$129.99
Google Home Max AmazonFacebook Portal Plus - Smart Video Calli...Facebook Portal Plus - Smart Video Calling 15.6” Touch Screen Display with Alexa - Black
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$170.47
Google Home Max AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$124.95
Google Home Max AmazonThe Ridiculously Simple Guide to Google ...The Ridiculously Simple Guide to Google Home Hub: A Practical Guide to Setting Up a Smart Home
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$2.99
Google Home Max AmazonNETGEAR Wi-Fi Range Extender EX3700 - Co...NETGEAR Wi-Fi Range Extender EX3700 - Coverage Up to 1000 Sq Ft and 15 Devices with AC750 Dual Band Wireless Signal Booster & Repeater (Up to 750Mbps Speed), and Compact Wall Plug Design
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$18.98

Features

1.has AirPlay
Google Home
Google Home Max
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
2.has a mute function
Google Home
Google Home Max
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
3.supports pairing for stereo sound
Google Home
Google Home Max
If you have a second speaker of the same type, you can pair them together to create a stereo sound setup.
4.works with Alexa
Google Home
Google Home Max
It is compatible with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Alexa-compatible devices.
5.works with Siri/Apple HomeKit
Google Home
Google Home Max
It is compatible with Apple's Siri voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Apple HomeKit-compatible devices.
6.can recognize individual voices
Google Home
Google Home Max
It can recognize different people's voices. This allows it to respond with information tailored to that person.
The smart speaker can be set to monitor your home for sounds such as glass breaking or a smoke alarm. If these sounds are detected, it will send a notification to your mobile device. Note: This feature may not be available in all markets.
8.has Chromecast built-in
Google Home
Google Home Max
Chromecast built-in is a technology that allows users to stream entertainment and apps from their phone, tablet, or laptop, straight to the Chromecast-enabled device.
9.compatible with Google Assistant
Google Home
Google Home Max
It is compatible with Google Assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Google Assistant-compatible devices.

Sound quality

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.has Dolby Atmos
Google Home
Google Home Max
Dolby Atmos is a surround sound technology that allows sounds to be interpreted as three-dimensional objects. By doing so, Dolby Atmos allows for immersive, 360-degree sound.
3.has a magnetic shielding
Google Home
Google Home Max
A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).
4.has a neodymium magnet
Google Home
Google Home Max
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
5.has stereo speakers
Google Home
Google Home Max
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

General info

1.has an AUX input
Google Home
Google Home Max
An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.
2.has a detachable cable
Google Home
Google Home Max
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Google Home
Google Home Max
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Google Home
Google Home Max
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Google Home
Google Home Max
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
7.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Google Home
Google Home Max
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.
8.supports Ethernet
Google Home
Google Home Max
Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Google Home
Google Home Max
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
2.volume

1327.03cm³

9598.77cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
3.weight

477g

5.3kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.thickness

96.4mm

152.4mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.height

142.8mm

187.9mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.width

96.4mm

335.2mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
7.has a touch screen
Google Home
Google Home Max
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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