Google Lowers Google Home Price to $99 in Black Friday Deal
Posted on November 22, 2016
Google has announced its will lower the price of its new Google Home device from $129 to $99. The deal goes into effect tomorrow and will be available for a limited time. Google is discounting its device over Black Friday much like Amazon is discounting its devices this Black Friday season.Retailers carrying Google Home include Best Buy and Walmart. You can find the Walmart listing here. It currently is listed for $129. The reduced recommended price does not go into effect until tomorrow. Google made the announcement on Twitter. Google says, "Gift giving season is almost here. And on 11/23, #BlackFriday starts early."
Google announced its Google Home device in May of this year. It is a voice-controlled assistant device that competes with Amazon's Alexa powered gadget. This year Amazon announced the Echo Dot, a lower-priced entry that makes it much harder for competitors to compete with its Alexa devices.