Google launches Mini Home, Pixelbook, PixelPhones

Reuters

Posted at Oct 05 2017 03:48 AM

Sabrina Ellis, senior director of product management at Google, speaks into a Pixel 2 phone as she attends a launch event in San Francisco, California, on Wednesday. Stephen Lam, Reuters

Alphabet Inc's Google on Wednesday launched a range of products, including an upgraded Chromebook named Pixelbook, Google Home Mini and second generation of Pixel smartphones.

Pixelbook, priced at $999, is the first laptop powered by Google Assistant and will support Snap Inc's Snapchat, the company said. It would be available in stores from Oct. 31

Google Home Mini would be priced at $49 in the United States and would rival Amazon.com Inc's Echo Dot.