Google Assistant can now handle your Whatsapp video calls

Lenovo Yoga Smart Tab

Ambient Mode will show notifications and reminders, playlist controls, as well as support for managing smart home devices, directly on the lockscreen. And when you ask Google Assistant a question, the content shows up on the Smart Display's screen. A kind of, Google Maps, is now testing utilizing your chosen Google Assistant voice when navigating, together with within Android Auto. These include a bigger, higher-resolution screen (1,920x1,080 10.1-inch versus 1,280x800 8-inch), beefier processor (octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 versus quad-core MediaTek A22 Tab) and more memory and storage (3GB versus 2GB and 32GB versus 16GB, respectively).

This isn't the first time the company is launching a smart tab that is different from its Android tablets.

The new Ambient Mode on Google Assistant turns Android devices into Google Nest Hub-like displays.

The Lenovo Yoga Smart Tab will be available this month starting at $249.99 Dollars. The new mode will debut on the new Lenovo Smart Tab range and the latest Nokia phones.

The smart home dream of using your Smart Display as a tablet is here, but should you buy it?

Lenovo Smart Tab M8
Lenovo Smart Tab M8

In our Lenovo Smart Display review, we were impressed by its bright, colorful display, good audio quality, and excellent touch-screen display. In addition to being able to hold the device like an ordinary tablet, the device can also be balanced on the kickstand to sit upright, placed at an angle on a flat surface, or hung on a wall like a picture frame. Dock in the tablet into its Smart Charging Station to transform it into a smart home device1 featuring hands-free far-field voice recognition from across the room4 through high-performance dual MEMS (microelectro-mechanical systems) microphones.

The Yoga Smart Tab offers a 10.1-inch FHD IPS display, matte aluminium body and dual JBL speakers. The design is updated, thoug, as the tab packs thinner bezels as well as front-facing left and right speakers for stereo separation.

The Lenovo Smart Tab M8 is price at $119.99, goes on sale in October 2019 on Lenovo's web site and select retailers.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Lenovo Smart Tab M8 on the rear packs 5-megapixel camera.

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