• Google Assistant is coming to older Android smartphones and tablets

    10 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    Google Assistant, the Mountain View, California-based tech giant's voice-activated assistant version of Siri, Cortana and Alexa, is available on most modern, high-end Android devices. Given how fragmented the Android ecosystem is though, many older devices powered by Google's OS aren't capable of running Google Assistant. Now, however, Google is bringing Assistant to smartphones running Android 5.0 Lollipop and tablets that feature Android 7.0 Nougat and 6.0 Marshmallow. Lollipop was first released back in 2014, though according to Google's latest Android distribution numbers, 26 percent...
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  • Google Assistant now works with Lollipop phones, tablets

    Google Assistant now works with Lollipop phones, tablets

    10 monthes ago - By Pocketnow

    Older Android phones and, now, Android tablets now have access to a more glorified Google type and voice search interface.
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  • Google Assistant is coming to many Android tablets soon

    Google Assistant is coming to many Android tablets soon

    10 monthes ago - By TechRadar

    Google announced that it is bringing Assistant to tablets, reversing its original decision to keep the voice-friendly assistant a phones-only affair. You'll soon be able to find it on any tablet running Android Marshmallow or Android Nougat. This includes a wide swath of options available from the likes Samsung, Asus, Lenovo and more. Some popular examples would be the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 , Asus ZenPad 3S 10 , the Huawei MediaPad M3 8.0 , but the list goes on. One caveat that Google notes is the Assistant will only be coming for users using English in the US. Additionally, Google has...
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  • Google Assistant spreading to Android tablets and phones running Lollipop

    Google Assistant spreading to Android tablets and phones running Lollipop

    10 monthes ago - By PhoneDog

    Earlier this year, Google officially released Google Assistant to all Android phones running Marshmallow or higher. Now Google is spreading Assistant even farther.
    Google Assistant is now available on tablets. Google says that it'll be rolling out over the coming weeks to users in the U.S. with their language set to English.
    Additionally, Google Assistant is making its way to more phones. Devices running Android 5.0 Lollipop can now get Google Assistant, too.
    Assistant on Lollipop phones will be available to users with their language set to English in the U.S., U.K., India, Australia...
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  • Google Assistant officially makes its way to tablets and older devices

    10 monthes ago - By AndroidPhoneFans

    Last month, we heard rumbles that Google Assistant was in the works to be officially coming to tablets thanks to some mentions in the updated Google application. However, the wait is now over as Google has made the official announcement via its blog .
    With the Assistant on tablets, you can you can get help throughout your day-set reminders, add to your shopping list (and see that same list on your phone later), control your smart devices like plugs and lights, ask about the weather and more.
    The rollout of Google Assistant to tablets has started today, but will be rolling out to more and...
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  • Google launches Assistant on Android tablets, more phones

    10 monthes ago - By ZDnet

    Android tablets running Android 7.0 Nougat and 6.0 Marshmallow will see Google Assistant in the coming weeks.
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  • Google Assistant coming to Android tablets and older phones

    Google Assistant coming to Android tablets and older phones

    10 monthes ago - By Android Central

    Available for phones running 5.0 Lollipop and tablets on Marshmallow and Nougat.
    The Google Assistant first launched on the Pixel and Pixel XL in October 2016, and then a few months later in March 2017, expanded to all Android phones running Marshmallow 6.0 or newer. Today, December 13, 2017, Google is expanding the Assistant's availability to even more phones and now tablets.
    If you own a phone that's still running 5.0 Lollipop , you'll now be able to jump in on the Google Assistant action. After you get an update on your phone that adds the Assistant and opt-in to you use it, you'll be...
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  • Google Assistant is coming to certain tablets, and smartphones running Android Lollipop

    Google Assistant is coming to certain tablets, and smartphones running Android Lollipop

    10 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Google announced today that Google Assistant will now be found on Android tablets for the first time. Slates running Android Nougat and Android Marshmallow will receive an update allowing users to access the feature. In addition, Android powered handsets running Android Lollipop will be the recipient of an update that will add the virtual assistant. With Google Assistant, you can set timers and alarms, create lists that will appear on both your phone and tablet, get the latest weather, news, sports scores, stock prices, turn on or off smart appliances, and much more.
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  • Google Assistant finally arrives on Android tablets, also expands to phones running Lollipop

    Google Assistant finally arrives on Android tablets, also expands to phones running Lollipop

    10 monthes ago - By GSMArena

    The Google Assistant started life as an exclusive to the original Pixel phones. It then got rolled out to every Android handset that runs Marshmallow or a newer version, and now it's finally time for it to expand some more.
    First off, it's in the process of being rolled out to even older phones, the ones that still run Lollipop. This rollout is ongoing for users with the language set to English in the US, UK, India, Australia, Canada, and Singapore, as well as in Spanish in the US, Mexico, and Spain. You'll get it if you're in Italy, Japan, Germany, Brazil, and Korea too. Once you receive...
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  • Google Assistant hits Android tablets, older Android phones

    10 monthes ago - By Liliputing

    When Google Assistant first launched in 2016, it was exclusively available on Pixel smartphones. Earlier this year it started rolling out for all phones running Android 6.0 or later. Now google says it's rolling out Google Assistant to devices running Android 5.0 or later. For the first time Google Assistant is also going to be...
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  • Google Assistant Rolls Out To More Android Phones And Tablets

    10 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    As virtual assistants are increasingly growing in popularity and gaining more smart features, Google is expanding the reach of the Google Assistant to more devices. Google Assistant has already been available on a slew of Android devices, but some were still left out of the loop up until now. The company has now announced that its Assistant is ready to hit Android tablets running Android 7.0 Nougat and the older Android 6.0 Marshmallow, as well as smartphones running Android 5.0 Lollipop. Google Assistant brings a number of features to the table, aiming to maximize the Android experience...
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  • Google Assistant now offered on Android tablets - CNET

    10 monthes ago - By CNET

    The personal assistant is also landing on Lollipop phones. All told, half of Android users across the globe will have access to it.
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  • Google Assistant comes to Android L phones and Android M and N tablets

    Google Assistant comes to Android L phones and Android M and N tablets

    10 monthes ago - By Pocket-lint

    Google has announced it is expanding its Google Assistant service so that it will be available on more mobile devices.It's coming to Android Lollipop phones as well as Android Marshmallow and Nougat tablets. It'll launch on Android Lollipop phones where...
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  • Google Assistant lands on older Android phones

    10 monthes ago - By Engadget

    Google Assistant has been available on recent Android phones for a while. However, that still puts it out out of reach of many Android users when a whopping 46.5 percent of active Android users are running a version older than Marshmallow. To help ad...
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  • Google Assistant comes to Android L phones, Android M and N tablets

    Google Assistant comes to Android L phones, Android M and N tablets

    10 monthes ago - By Pocket-lint

    Google has announced it is expanding its Google Assistant service so that it will be available on more mobile devices.It is coming to Android L phone as well as Android M and N tablets. It'll launch everywhere Google Assistant is...
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  • Google Assistant is now available on Android tablets and even more phones

    Google Assistant is now available on Android tablets and even more phones

    10 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Google Assistant has been flexing a lot of new skills as of late, from connecting you with local home services to telling you the name of a song playing nearby. Now, Google has announced Assistant is available to use on even more devices , coming to Android tablets running Android 7.0 Nougat and 6.0 Marshmallow, and phones running 5.0 Lollipop.
    Assistant for tablets will be rolling out over the next week to US users that have English set as their language. Assistant for Android 5.0 Lollipop has already started to roll out to users with English set as their language in the US, UK, India...
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  • Google Assistant released for Android Lollipop and Tablets

    Google Assistant released for Android Lollipop and Tablets

    10 monthes ago - By SlashGear

    This week Google released their Google Assistant feature in Android for a wider range of devices than ever before. With this update comes The Google Assistant on Tablets, and The Google Assistant on some Lollipop devices, just as long as they're smartphones and aren't completely bonkers older than dirt. The Google Assistant is spreading to all Androids like a creeping,...
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  • Google Making Assistant Available to Older Android Phones

    10 monthes ago - By Phone Scoop

    Google today said older Android smartphones and tablets are gaining access to the Google Assistant. Until today, Assistant was only available to phones running Android 6 Marshmallow and up. Now, handsets that have Android 5.0 Lollipop support Assistant. Google says Assistant has started to roll out to all devices running Lollipop in English in the U.S., U.K., India, Australia, Canada, and Singapore, as well as in Spanish in the U.S., Mexico, and Spain. Further, for the first time Google Assistant is being made available to Android tablets. Android slates in the U.S. running Android 6...
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  • Google Assistant is coming to older Android phones and tablets

    Google Assistant is coming to older Android phones and tablets

    10 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    The Google Assistant, Google's take on Siri, Cortana and Alexa without the approachable name, has long been available on most modern phones and tablets. But given the fragmentation of the Android ecosystem, many older devices will never get the newer versions of Android that actually feature built-in support for the Assistant. Now, however, Google is bringing support for its...
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