CES 2018: Lenovo smart display with Google assistant launched

The 10-inch Lenovo Smart Display starts at USD 249.99 and the 8-inch model starts at USD 199.99.

CES 2018: Lenovo smart display with Google assistant launched

Lenovo has announced the Lenovo Smart Display with built in Google Assistant at the at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

The 10-inch Lenovo Smart Display starts at USD 249.99 and the 8-inch model starts at USD 199.99. Both are expected to be available early this summer.

Available in a soft Grey or natural Bamboo color, the Smart Display is flexible too. It can be positioned horizontally or vertically to fit nearly any space. When not in use, the display doubles as a digital picture frame.

With the Lenovo Smart Display, the Google Assistant can help you kickstart your morning and get the latest weather, traffic and meeting schedules or you can relax in the evening by video calling friends with Google Duo, watching YouTube videos, enjoying your favorite tunes or managing your connected devices – all with just your voice and a quick glance at the display.

Powered by the newly announced Qualcomm Home Hub Platform based on the Qualcomm SDA 624 SoC which features integrated CPU, GPU and DSP as well as robust Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, the Lenovo Smart Display can also give you a hand at home after a long day’s work.

With the Google Assistant, the Lenovo Smart Display is a singular command hub for your connected smart home devices, including those through Nest and other manufacturers from lighting to heating and more - all with just your voice or touch.

Available in both 8-inch and 10-inch models, the Lenovo Smart Display rotates from portrait to landscape mode and is available on Android and iOS phones.