Learn how to change Google Assistant voice on Residence audio system and Android

We nonetheless cannot change Google Assistant’s identify (at the very least, not formally*) – however we are able to at the very least select the way it sounds.

Again in 2018 Google up to date the Assistant with a variety of various voices on Google Residence and different Assistant gadgets.

The voices are additionally a proof of idea for WaveNet, an AI voice instrument constructed by Google subsidiary DeepMind to simply take human voices and synthesize them into your Assistant.

If you wish to change the Assistant voice, it’s comparatively simple to take action, however the course of is somewhat completely different relying on whether or not you wish to achieve this on a Google Residence sensible speaker gadget or an Android cellphone.

Under, we stroll you thru the way to do it to your sensible house gadgets and audio system.

Learn how to change Google Assistant’s voice

How to change Google Assistant voice on Home speakers and Android

1. Open up the Google Residence app and faucet Settings.

2. Faucet Google Assistant (below Options).

2. Faucet the blue textual content on the backside that claims Handle all Assistant settings.

3. Then hit Assistant voice & sounds.

3. You need to now see a row of voices to select from. Every voice is related to a shade.

The order of the voices is randomised for every consumer, so don’t be concerned about Google subtly pushing its desire on you. Simply make your alternative and reside your finest life.

*In case you do wish to change the Google wake phrase / identify then there are (considerably clunky) third-party workarounds. We advise you look into the likes of the Open Mic+ app when you fancy mixing it up.


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