Eric Schmidt, Google Chief Executive Officer, said that Google TV is on way for a fall release, offering a digital TV platform gearede to rival Apple TV
Google TV is a go-getting attempt to let consumers go round their televisions into computers. The stand on Google’s Android working method will allow consumers find the way among channels, Websites and Web applications all the way through Google’s Chrome Web browser.
Schmidt, talking at the IFA consumer electronics demonstrate in Berlin Sept. 7, said the service will immerse up customers time in the evening. He as well believed the service will open universal in 2011.
The Google TV product marketing manager, Brittany Bohnet said during the demo at IFA that Google TV will draft both free and paid web video, as well as pay-per-view from DISH Cinema. She added that a Google TV SDK will be accessible for Android Market in early 2011, endorsing what Google held in May.
Google TV will go away head-to-head with the latest Apple TV the computer creator which was started on September 1. Apple is currently contributing a hockey puck of a device for $99. The device games an HDMI connector, Ethernet and WiFi, optical audio and USB plugs.
The latest Apple TV presents high-definition movie rentals for $4.99 and a TV rental option for 99 cents per show. The well-liked Netflix watercourse service is scorched in, as is incorporation with YouTube, Flickr and MobileMe.
eWeek told that while Apple TV aspires to restore the DVD players, Google TV desires to consider, Altimeter Group analyst Michael Gartenberg.
In connection, Android TV news, an executive for Sumsung told Bloomberg the consumer electronics creator might build TV sets powered by Google TV.
Yoon Boo Keun, head of Samsung’s TV business said when asked whether the company would make use of Android is some sets, “We will have to see, however we are evaluating.”
This is rather astonishing as Google TV contends with Samsung’s own Web TV platform. Presently, on half of Samsung’s 3D TVs present Web browsing functionality, which indicates these sets would contend with sets presenting Google TV inside.
GigaOm said Samsung’s location as well approaches even with the high-cost allegedly linked with mechanism to power Google TV. Google TV is anticipated to put in a $300 premium to the price of TVs and other devices that utilize the OS.