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Google making its Assistant available to older phones

14 December 2017, 10:11 | Kristen Gross

Google making its Assistant available to older phones

Google making its Assistant available to older phones

Indeed, up to this point Assistant has only been available to Android phone users running Android 6.0 Marshmallow or higher.

Countries such as UK, India, Australia, Canada and Singapore have already started to receive the Google Assistant in the English language for mobile devices with Android 5.0 and below. And for Android Lollipop smartphone users, Google is rolling out the update in two languages- English and Spanish.

Kotlin is an official programming language within Android, and Google has now released Android Oreo, but you may be an aspiring programmer who doesn't yet know how to get started towards building your own Android apps.

Thankfully, the language and regional restrictions for Assistant on Lollipop aren't almost as tight as they are on tablets.

Mikheil Saakashvili, Ex-President of Georgia, Arrested in Ukraine, Again
Saakashvili then re-entered the country illegally and staged multiple rallies in the capital demanding the president be impeached. Poroshenko in Independence Square, an area in Kiev known as Maidan that was the center of the earlier demonstrations against Mr.

It may now respond to the Google Assistant. Assistant will be rolling out to all Android tablet users in the U.S. with the language set in English. Surprisingly, Google has failed to mention anything about the Google Assistant support on Pixel C, which the only Oreo-powered tablet right now. The update also doesn't include India, the second-largest smartphone market in the world, where users are more likely to purchase more low-cost devices with older versions of Android on board.

In layman terms, Android device users can communicate with Google Assistant like a normal one-on-one conversation with another person and can continue the conversation as long as they want.

Meanwhile, Google is also now bringing the digital helper to tablets for the first time. It's frankly surprising this wasn't available earlier, but it now means your big-screen devices can control your smart home and answer questions just as effectively as the phone in your pocket.



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