Google immediately rebranded the “Google Home Help Center” on help.google.com to “Google Nest Help Center.” A banner on each web page notes the change:
Welcome to your new residence for assist, the Google Nest Help Center.
Besides the identify, which retains the house-shaped brand within the 4 Google colours, the corporate added help sections and articles for all present Nest merchandise: Thermostats, Cameras and Doorbell, Alarm System, Lock, and Smoke Alarms.
This beforehand devoted Help Center has moved all Home-specific sections like “Explore features” and “Change your settings” to a brand new “Speakers and Displays” grouping up high. At this time, the Google Home model continues to be alive for the Home, Home Mini, and Home Max. Google at I/O 2019 confirmed that smart speakers would ultimately be beneath the “Nest” model, however the firm is probably going ready for new products.
Nest help was previously found at nest.com, with the brand new Help Center linking to guides for all present merchandise. This embrace setup directions, exploring characteristic, settings, and fixing issues.
Previously, essentially the most notable transfer by Google concerned rebranding the Home Hub and updating the Google Store with the brand new product names. “Google” was additionally appended to all Nest merchandise final month. Beyond the brand new Nest Hub sticker, present product packaging has but to mirror “Google Nest.”
The first product to launch beneath this unified model would be the Nest Hub Max this summer season. Also upcoming is the optionally available merger of Nest and Google Accounts.
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