The Google Assistant was first introduced on Google’s branded Smartphone named Pixel. These were the two big launches from Google side, AI-powered software and mobile hardware. Google Assistant started running on Android 7.0 Nougat, operating system of Pixel and Pixel XL. A few days ago Google confirmed that it is also going to be available for devices running Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Now, It has been officially announced by Company the release of Google Assistant for the devices they confirmed earlier. Let’s explore the news into detail for interesting facts.
Google Assistant Starts Making Available For Devices Running On Android 6.0 Marshmallow
This is big news for ones waiting for Google Assistant enthusiastically, owns an Android device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Its roll out has already begun and will be expanded to other regions. Initially, Google starts its rolling from specific countries including USA, U.K., Canada and Australia. Furthermore, company also confirmed adding more languages to assist people who do not understand English. You may have seen its post on YouTube, running campaign to inform people about the arrival of Google Assistant on Marshmallow too.
At the Mobile World Conference, Google shared its plans for also launching its AI-powered smart assistant on third-party Android based devices running on 7.0 Nougat. It means Google developed this smart assistant was exclusively available on Pixel brand Smartphone at the time of announcement. Google fulfilled its promises for rolling it out on 7.0 Nougat and now also available on 6.0 Marshmallow.
Google Assistant update, roll out has already begun on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.