Google is engaged on a successor to the superb Nest Howdy doorbell, which it not too long ago rebranded the Nest Doorbell (wired). The brand new Nest Doorbell will help 24/7 recording, will work with the Google Residence app (not the Nest app), and may launch in 2022.
Rishi Chandra, GM of Google Nest, shared the information in a weblog submit on the Google Nest Group discussion board at present. “We decide to being extra clear with you on the place we’re taking the digital camera portfolio,” writes Chandra. “We all know that these with wired doorbell connections desire to have a doorbell that may additionally help 24/7 steady video historical past (by way of the Nest Conscious subscription). We’re excited to share that we’ll be launching a 2nd era of Nest Doorbell (wired) in 2022.”
There have been no additional particulars shared on the brand new doorbell digital camera, so we don’t know if it will likely be smaller than the brand new, very massive Nest Doorbell (battery). Though it’s probably it will likely be because it received’t need to pack in a hulking nice battery.
We additionally don’t know if it’s going to have offline storage and battery backup in case of energy outage, a characteristic on Google’s latest battery-powered Nest cameras and doorbells. The present Nest Doorbell (wired) additionally has just a few options the Nest Doorbell (battery) doesn’t, together with Alexa and SmartThings integration, a wider area of view, a much bigger zoom, and a 2K colour sensor. Plus, you get alerts for sounds (individuals speaking, canine barking) with a subscription to Nest Conscious.