Google Nest Hub (2nd gen)

Sleep Sensing
Enjoy a preview of Sleep Sensing.
It's free of charge through 2022.1
A great day starts with
a great night’s sleep
See how it works
An effortless way to understand your sleep
[Image] A man is sitting upright in bed turning toward his Nest Hub display at his bedside. It shows personalised insights about his sleep.
[Image] A man is sitting upright in bed turning toward his Nest Hub display at his bedside. It shows personalised insights about his sleep.
Sleep Sensing2 uses motion and sound to analyse the way you sleep. It understands when you go to bed, when you get up and how long you’ve rested.3

Every morning, you can see your sleep summary on Nest Hub. Or just ask, 'Hey Google, how did I sleep last night?'.4
Get a deeper look into your sleep
Sleep Sensing2 makes it easier to understand what could be impacting your rest. Analyse the way you sleep and even detect disturbances like coughing and snoring.3
Sleep Sensing2 can also help you make your bedroom better for sleep. It analyses light and temperature changes in the room, so you’ll know if your environment could be affecting the way you sleep.
Get a good night’s sleep,
night after night
Sleep Sensing helps you improve the way you sleep with personalised insights and helpful tips.2 And after getting to know your sleep patterns and habits, it gives you weekly suggestions for more consistent sleep.3
[Image] A head-on shot of Nest Hub displaying a suggestion for more consistent and restful sleep.
[Image] A head-on shot of Nest Hub displaying a suggestion for more consistent and restful sleep.
Take your sleep data on the go
With the Google Fit app, you can view your sleep data throughout the day and get helpful tips based on your sleep history.3 Google Fit also works with health and fitness apps you may already use, so the information that you need is in one place.
[Image] A hand is holding a mobile phone that displays sleep data captured from Nest Hub.
[Image] A hand is holding a mobile phone that displays sleep data captured from Nest Hub.
Designed to prioritise your privacy
You’re in control
At any time, you can turn off Sleep Sensing.2 You can also turn off the mic with the mic switch.
Your sleep data is safe
Your coughing and snoring sound data doesn’t leave the device.4 Your sleep data is not used for ad personalisation, and you can review and delete it at any time.
[Image] Close-up shot of Nest Hub with desert background.
[Image] Close-up shot of Nest Hub with desert background.
You’re in control
At any time, you can turn off Sleep Sensing.2 You can also turn off the mic with the mic switch.
Your sleep data is safe
Your coughing and snoring sound data doesn’t leave the device.4 Your sleep data is not used for ad personalisation, and you can review and delete it at any time.
Frequently asked questionsHow does Sleep Sensing work?
With Sleep Sensing, you can analyse the rest of the person closest to the display. Sleep Sensing uses a low-energy motion sensor that detects movement and breathing. Other sensors in Nest Hub detect sounds like snoring and coughing, and environmental factors like light and temperature in the room. That is how you know when you went to bed and how long you slept but also the quality of your sleep.
How does the preview work?
Enjoy a preview of Sleep Sensing through 2022. As we learn and innovate on this new technology, we're excited to explore how this can become a part of the Fitbit and Fitbit Premium experiences in the future. We will keep you updated on any future plans related to Fitbit and Sleep Sensing. Learn more
Will Sleep Sensing work for two people?
Sleep Sensing on Nest Hub is designed to analyse one person’s rest. Your sleep data is safely stored in your Google Account. You can use two devices if you wish to analyse another person.
Does Sleep Sensing use a camera?
Nest Hub does not have a camera. Sleep Sensing uses motion and sound to analyse your sleep.
How is this different from a traditional fitness device?
Sleep Sensing makes analysing the way you sleep effortless. You don’t have to wear or charge a device. Just go to bed as you normally do, and Motion Sense will begin analysing your rest.
Can I see my sleep data if I’m not at home?
With the Google Fit app, you can analyse your daily sleep and fitness data and get tips on the go.
Will Sleep Sensing work with my Nest Hub (1st gen) or Nest Hub Max?
No, Sleep Sensing is specifically designed to work with the second-gen Nest Hub.
How does Sleep Sensing work?
With Sleep Sensing, you can analyse the rest of the person closest to the display. Sleep Sensing uses a low-energy motion sensor that detects movement and breathing. Other sensors in Nest Hub detect sounds like snoring and coughing, and environmental factors like light and temperature in the room. That is how you know when you went to bed and how long you slept but also the quality of your sleep.
How does the preview work?
Enjoy a preview of Sleep Sensing through 2022. As we learn and innovate on this new technology, we're excited to explore how this can become a part of the Fitbit and Fitbit Premium experiences in the future. We will keep you updated on any future plans related to Fitbit and Sleep Sensing. Learn more
Will Sleep Sensing work for two people?
Sleep Sensing on Nest Hub is designed to analyse one person’s rest. Your sleep data is safely stored in your Google Account. You can use two devices if you wish to analyse another person.
Does Sleep Sensing use a camera?
Nest Hub does not have a camera. Sleep Sensing uses motion and sound to analyse your sleep.
How is this different from a traditional fitness device?
Sleep Sensing makes analysing the way you sleep effortless. You don’t have to wear or charge a device. Just go to bed as you normally do, and Motion Sense will begin analysing your rest.
Can I see my sleep data if I’m not at home?
With the Google Fit app, you can analyse your daily sleep and fitness data and get tips on the go.
Will Sleep Sensing work with my Nest Hub (1st gen) or Nest Hub Max?
No, Sleep Sensing is specifically designed to work with the second-gen Nest Hub.
1
Enjoy a preview of Sleep Sensing through 2022. In 2023, Google plans to integrate Sleep Sensing into Fitbit Premium (currently £7.99 per month or £79.99 per year, subject to change and may vary by country). Google and Fitbit continue to innovate within sleep and explore areas where integration with Fitbit and the Fitbit Premium subscription can provide even more helpful sleep and wellness benefits. Learn more at g.co/sleepsensing/preview.
2
Sleep Sensing features are subject to your permissions and settings. They use motion, sound, and other device and sensor data to work, and require placing the device close to the bed and calibrating the device for your sleeping position. Google Assistant, the Google Fit app and other Google apps may be required for full functionality. Google Assistant requires a Google Account.
3
Nest Hub with Sleep Sensing is not intended to diagnose, cure, mitigate, prevent or treat any disease or condition and should not be used as an alternative to seeking appropriate medical advice or treatment where needed. Device placement and nearby people, pets or noises can cause inaccurate readings.
4
Nest Hub requires working Internet and a Wi-Fi network, a nearby electrical socket and a compatible mobile device. A Google Account is required for full access to features. Minimum OS requirements are available at g.co/nesthub/req.
5
Sleep Sensing features are subject to your permissions and settings. They use motion, sound and other device and sensor data to work, and require placing the device close to the bed and calibrating the device for your sleeping position. Google Assistant, the Google Fit app and other Google apps may be required for full functionality. Google Assistant requires a Google Account. Review and delete your Assistant activity by visiting myactivity.google.com. For more information about how Google uses your data please see our privacy policy at policies.google.com/privacy.