Editors Liked

  • Tracks sleep and breathing (without a wristband)
  • Excellent smart home controls
  • Speedy assistant responses
  • Still an excellent Google Photos digital photo frame
  • Edge-to-edge glass
  • Bigger bass
  • Affordable price (not including Sleep Sensing)
  • Watch Netflix, Disney+, and cast other videos on the 7-inch screen

Editors Didn't Like

  • No camera for video calls
  • Can't use the Thread radio or temperature sensor for smart home routines
  • Quirky coughing and snoring detection during sleep monitoring
  • Google Fit is simple to a fault
  • Unknown sleep tracking subscription fee in 2022
  • Big bezel remains
  • No USB port on the back of the device to charge your phone from
  • Touch-based OS is still sluggish