Initial came smart speakers and presently we have smart reveals. The trend what started with Amazon’s Alexa-powered Echo Show currently includes smart shows powered by Google Assistant. The latest is LG’s XBOOM AI ThinQ WK9, a smart panel made by LG in collaboration with Google.
The LG XBOOM AI ThinQ WK9 (LG XBOOM WK9 for short) shares a exact design and style to the JBL Link Sight – a show sandwiched between 2 speakers, though the front of the LG XBOOM WK9 is rectangular with curved corners and not oval like the JBL.
The smart display’s selling point is its audio. Unlike other smart reveals that push audio performance to the back burner, LG has focused on this. The audio performance of the smart show was produced in partnership with Meridian Audio – an industry leader in audio solutions. LG says they worked alongside on advertising the XBOOM WK9 with high-fidelity sound, proper bass, and a precise vocal definition despite its small size.
The LG XBOOM WK9 has an 8-inch HD display flanked by 2 20W speakers. It In addition has a 5MP camera for video phone calls, a function missing on Google’s own Home Hub smart present. It arrives in black, weighs 1.51kg and has a power rating of 5.6W.
Due to the fact it is powered by Google Assistant, you can use the smart show to control your smart gadgets that work with Google Assistant or use it to control most LG ThinQ products.
The LG XBOOM AI ThinQ WK9 is offered at about $300 however holiday savings need to let you take it for much less after it goes on sale.