A voice assistant for your smart home is only as good as the devices it can control. When your voice assistant of choice can̵
That’s 50,000 smart home devices from 5,500 different “popular brands”. As discovered by Android Police, the news comes to us through a Google help page. 50,000 smart home devices is an explosive growth from just 1,800 Google touted in early 2018.
What we don’t know is what the breakdown from brands to device types looks like. There are many smart lights and plugs to choose from, but not that many sensors. But all that really matters is that there is a good chance the Google Assistant (and your Google home speakers) will work with whatever smart home device you buy. With the exception of smart locks. Please bring us built-in controls for all of our smart locks, Google.
via Android Police