Another surprise hardware by Google is a miniscule camera which uses the power of artificial intelligence to capture moments. Called Google Clips (not to be confused with Apple Clips), the camera is compatible with the Pixel phones, Apple iPhone 8 lineup, Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S8. Also Read - Google Play Store announces blanket ban on Sugar Daddy apps over sexual contentAlso Read - Google, Facebook make vaccination mandatory for employees returning to office
Priced at $249 (approximately Rs 16,300), Google Clips features LED lights which blink to let those in a room know they are being photographed. With AI at its core, the camera can automatically take shots.For example, if your child or your pet is not comfortable with you pointing a lens at their faces, Google Clips can be placed somewhere near them and let it automatically recognize faces and capture the subject. ALSO READ: Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL launched: Price, specifications and features Also Read - Fake Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) Lite APK links going viral on the internet: How to spot them
What probably would get regulatory bodies alarmed is that it captures soundless videos, elevating concerns about complete wiretapping. The footage, including photos and videos, can be exported through Wi-Fi in their pure form or as GIFs. ALSO READ: Google Home Mini, Google Home Max launched: Now do much more with Google Assistant
In terms of design, Google Clips maintains the two-tone color design across all the new hardware. As for specifications, Google Clips features a 12-megapixel sensor with 130-degree field-of-view. It is capable of recording at 15fps. There is 8GB of internal storage.