Updated: Expired. UK: Google Home Mini on sale: £29

Looking to buy a voice assistant for your home? Now’s the perfect time.

Buy a brand new Google Home Mini for £29 from Google’s very own online store (free shipping), or Currys/PC World (free 3-5 day shipping).

As always, move quickly because these deals don’t last long:

Google Store:

https://store.google.com/product/google_home_mini

Currys/PC World:

https://www.currys.co.uk/gbuk/smart-tech/smart-tech/smart-home/voice-control-assistants/google-home-mini-chalk-10171098-pdt.html#srcid=11026

Other deals:

The shops below also have it on sale for £29, but will charge you a fee for home delivery. However, if there’s a shop near you and you’re passing:

Argos:

https://www.argos.co.uk/product/9139886

Are they worth it?

At £29, they’re very much worth it. As well as having a virtual assistant on hand to answer your everyday questions and set helpful alarms and reminders (what’s the time? What’s the weather going to be like this week? Will it rain today? How many pints in a litre? What’s 350 multiplied by 3.5? When was David Bowie born? Set reminder for 5.30pm, take food out of the oven) the Google Home Mini also allows you to stream music and make actual phone calls (as opposed to internet/VoIP phone calls) to both landline and mobile phone numbers for FREE. So if you have a PAYG mobile phone contract and make regular calls, or you have a paid-for monthly calling package on your home phone, a mini could pay for itself within a few months.

The more the merrier

Buy a few Google Home Minis and you can also use them as an intercom around the house. Just imagine: no more shouting at each other from different rooms or yelling to the kids their dinner is ready. And if you have the Google Assistant on your internet connected phone, you can send ‘broadcast’ messages that will play on all the minis in your house. This is a particularly useful feature to say, alert the whole household that you’ll be home in half an hour and you’d like someone to fill the kettle and boil it for you.

Buy one today at:

Google Store:

https://store.google.com/product/google_home_mini

Currys/PC World:

https://www.currys.co.uk/gbuk/smart-tech/smart-tech/smart-home/voice-control-assistants/google-home-mini-chalk-10171098-pdt.html#srcid=11026

 

 

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