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The Lenova Smart Clock Will Help You With More than Time

by Tech Mainstream Staff


June 20, 2019


The Smart Clock Will Help You With More than TimeLenova Smart Clock, Image Credit: Lenova


The Lenova Smart Clock with Google Assistant is more than a traditional clock that just shows you the time and helps you wake you up in the morning. The Smart Clock not only permits you to escape the confines of night-time smartphone screen-time, but can also "run your smart home, play your favorite music across your home, manage your schedule, and much more. All hands-free, quickly, and easily."

The Smart Clock comes with a grey fabric soft-touch cloth cover and a 4" touch compatible 480 x 800 screen that displays time when not in use. If privacy is a concern, the clock has a mute button to prevent the device from listening.

Beginning your day has never been simpler with the Lenova Smart Clock's ability to slowly increase screen brightness and clock settings for local traffic, news, weather, and sports to start your day, your way. A traditional snooze is still available to "snooze" more or silence the clock's alarm.

Smart Clock makes your home smarter by controlling smart enabled devices. How many devices? Approximately 10,000 smart home devices, from more than 1,000 different brands:

"Switch the porch lights off, turn on the espresso machine, or control any product featuring a ‘works with the Google Assistant’ badge—from the comfort of your bed, with just your voice."

Enjoy your favorite music, podcasts, audiobooks and radio with Smart Clock with Google Assistant. You can listen while you go from room to room with smart speakers placed throughout your home. Videos can also be cast to your smart TV and music distributed via Chromecast. Just tell Google Assistant what to do.

The Lenova Smart Clock price starts around $79.99 and can be found at the Lenova website.

 

 

 

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