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() Google’s newest smart home device is always listening...and WATCHING: Firm launches $229 Nest Hub Max with camera that can recognize every member of the family Nest Hub Max has a 10-inch HD touchscreen display and 6.5-megapixel camera  It's facial recognition system allows for a new feature called Face Match This means device can recognize different people and show personalized results Feature can be turned off, and green light will show when camera is streaming 

By Cheyenne Macdonald For Dailymail.com

Published: 19:23 BST, 9 September 2019 | Updated: 19:25 BST, 9 September 2019

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Google’s latest smart product has some users wary, as concerns grow over the ‘spying’ abilities of internet-connected home devices.

The firm launched the successor to its Nest Hub (formerly called the Home Hub) on Tuesday, offering its Smart Display with Google Assistant and a bigger, 10-inch screen.

And, unlike those before it, the $229 Nest Hub Max has a built in camera that can recognize different faces.

Google first unveiled Nest Hub Max during its i/O conference in May, and the device is now available in the US, UK, and Australia.

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Google today launched the successor to its Nest Hub (formerly called the Home Hub) on Tuesday, offering its Smart Display with Google Assistant and a bigger, 10-inch screen

Google today launched the successor to its Nest Hub (formerly called the Home Hub) on Tuesday, offering its Smart Display with Google Assistant and a bigger, 10-inch screen

Google merged its smart home products with Nest earlier this years, and subsequently rebranded devices such as the Home Hub to carry the Nest name.

Nest Hub Max touts a 6.5-megapixel, wide-angle camera and comes in two colors – Chalk and Charcoal.

It has a 10-inch HD touchscreen display and stands just over 7 inches high. The system

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