One of the vital ubiquitous reasonable tech items prior to now couple of years has to had been the Google House Mini — in case you stuck it on sale for as little as $20, it’s essential maintain your whole circle of relatives for Christmas. Lately, intelligence has been growing on a brand new model of this stout good speaker — to be referred to as the “Nest Mini” — and we are now having a look at an FCC submitting that would possibly let us know extra about it.

The fee’s Administrative center of Engineering and Generation revealed Google’s papers for an “interactive media streaming software” the day gone by. From the outset, we do know that this software helps Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. Alternatively, detailed interior and exterior footage had been positioned beneath confidentiality, fighting us from getting a fuller thought of what this factor will appear to be.

Alternatively, merchandise emitting transmissions on FCC-regulated frequencies should point out their assigned ID string in addition to the place to search out that knowledge on or throughout the product. That implies we get this straightforward diagram of what we presume is the Nest Mini’s backside facet, suggesting that the speaker will stay the Google House Mini’s total form.

We see two round ports at the edge: one will possibly comprise the ability port whilst the opposite would possibly see a 3.5mm headphone jack as indicated by way of a supply ultimate month. Different pieces of notice are the setup code on the backside of the pad — Nest cameras use setup codes as smartly — and a slightly distinctive cut-out which means some more or less keyhole or button placement. It may be a to hand area at hand the speaker to a nail at the wall, a characteristic rumored to come back local to the Nest Mini. We would possibly or won’t see the displacement of the arduous reset button from the Google House Mini.

There is best such a lot we will be able to make out from shapes and textual content on an image, so we’re going to be having a look ahead to extra footage of this factor coming quickly.