Article ID : 00202393 / Last Modified : 04/12/2020

How to use Google Assistant

    IMPORTANT: This article applies only to specific countries/regions/languages that support Google Assistant. For applicable countries/regions/languages, refer to the following article: Supported countries/regions/languages and how to use Google Assistant
     

    Q1: What is Google Assistant and how does it work?

    Q2: What is required in order to use Google Assistant function?

    Q3: What functions on my TV can Google Assistant control?

    For Frequently Asked Questions, see the following.
    Frequently Asked Questions for Google Assistant

     


     

    Q1: What is Google Assistant and how does it work?

    A1:
    Meet Google Assistant: it’s your own personal Google, always ready to help, and is now available on Android TV™ devices.

    With Google Assistant built in, you can ask Google Assistant to play your favorite movie or TV show, check the score of your favorite team, control your TV, dim the lights and more - using just your voice.

    To start using Google Assistant, press the Microphone or Google Assistant button on your TV remote control or select the voice icon on the Home menu and then speak. It’s that easy!

     

    To learn more about what Google Assistant can do, you can ask it What can you do? or read what you can ask Google Assistant on Android TV for details. Meet Google Assistant, now on Android TV (VIDEO).
     


    Q2: What is required in order to use Google Assistant function?

    A2:

    1. Android TV, Remote control
    2. A Google account (if you use the full function)
    3. Internet connection
       

    Q3: What functions on my TV can Google Assistant control?

    A3: See the details on what you can ask Google Assistant on Android TV.