Google I/O had promised this year to make the Assistant conversational feature available for the US people by using Google Home Speaker and this company kept its promise. Yes, you no more have to call out your Google Assistant by name and every time you are willing to place a command. Basically, you will be having an option where you can enable the feature by saying “Hey Google” and “Ok Google” for follow-ups. Even if you have multiple requests, it doesn’t really matter.
No More Saying “Hey Google” Or “Ok Google”
Let’s say you are asking your Google Assistant if it is going to rain today before you start the conversation from scratch, you can remind yourself to carry an umbrella outside. In that case, all you have to do is, keep your Google Assistant inactive for a few seconds. Within the timeframe, if you speak assistant will automatically be active thinking that you are still talking. Just make sure that the LED’s of the home speakers are lit till the time it’s listening to your voice. Because all it requires is the voice input.
The good news is, your assistant can now order food as well. The relative partners are Panera, Domino’s, Starbucks, Dunkin’ Donuts, and many more. In case you are a regular customer of these brands ordering food from your phone, you can do the same thing with your Google Assistant. Looks like Google has taken not only one, but many steps forward in order to make your work much more easier.
In order to have a normal conversation with your Google Assistant, all you need to take care of is the timing when you’re speaking and only then it can reply to multiple questions at the same time. Therefore, with continued conversation, you can actually talk to your Google Assistant.
And the best part is, now you don’t have to go on with a “Hey Google” and “Ok Google” before and after a conversation. You can simply skip that part. Only remember that while ending the conversation, you have to say “thank you” or “stop” and the Google assistant will automatically Stop registering that you are not talking anymore.
Wondering how to enable this feature on your Assistant?
In order to enable this feature, you just have to go to the settings and choose Continued Conversation from preferences and hit the toggle. Now you will be able to start a conversation with your Assistant without saying Hey and Ok.
At Google I/O conference in 2018, the company officially launched Android P operating system for its users. In this new version of an Android Operating System, Google is focusing on the AI and machine learning. On the other hand, the search giant has come up with such exclusive features as App Actions, Adaptive brightness, and battery.
Till now this feature can only be enabled in the English language. It is not known yet when the other languages will be available on Assistant. But the people who are tired of saying “Hey Google” and “Ok Google”, are definitely welcome here.