Google Voice now works with Hey Siri on iPhones and iPads
If you’re a frequent Google Voice app user who uses it on iPhone and iOS devices, we have got good news for you.
Google Voice now works with Siri on iPhones, but still not Google Assistant
The Google Voice app for iOS integrates with Apple’s intelligent assistant, letting users who opt-in place calls and send messages via Voice by saying things like “Hey Siri, call Arya on Google Voice” and “Hey Siri, send a message using Google Voice.”
iPhone users can also now use Siri to send messages on Google Voice with a similar command.
How Google Voice App Works
Google Voice app gives you a phone number for calling, text messaging, and voicemail. It works on smartphones and computers and syncs across your devices so you can use the app anywhere. You can now use Siri to place Google Voice calls.
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Previously, iPhone users could only use Google Voice with the app itself. For those who rely more heavily on voice commands, the new features are really great addition.
However, Voice users will have to manually enable this feature.
Previously, iPhone users could only use Google Voice with the app itself. For those who rely a bit more heavily on voice commands, this is a nice addition for sure. however, Voice users will have to manually enable this feature.
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How To Setup Google Voice app on Siri
Follow these steps to set up Google voice app for Siri.
- Sign in to the Google Account which you want to set as the default account.
- Open the Voice app on the iPhone or iPad.
- Goto Menu > Settings.
- Under Calls, turn on Default account for calls placed outside the app.
How to set up Siri and Google Voice:
Follow the steps to set up Siri and Google Voice app account.
- On your iPhone or iPad, tap Settings > Siri & Search.
- Turn on Listen for “Hey Siri” or Press Home for Siri > Enable Siri.
- From a list of apps, tap on Google Voice app.
- Turn on Use with Siri.
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