Do you commerce extra voice messages than texts together with your contacts? It’s possible you’ll recognize the power to do this with the assistance of Google Assistant because it positive aspects devoted command branches for sending clips. Which means you’ll be able to even do it hands-free whereas driving!
Simply immediate Assistant by saying “OK Google,” or faucet the suitable button, then say “ship an audio message to [contact].” You may then file your message — Assistant is fast to placed on the brakes, so type a whole thought earlier than saying it out loud or threat having to do one other take — after which ship it. You too can say “OK Google, ship an audio message to Jules saying ‘The place are you?’” and the Assistant will likely be good sufficient to chop out that section to ship.
WhatsApp has had an Assistant Motion permits customers to do precisely that for years, however having Assistant having the ability to deal with that audio messages for each MMS and RCS on Google Messages in addition to WhatsApp — say “ship a WhatsApp audio message” — is nice.
There are a few factors the place this characteristic underperforms in our testing: messages may be truncated by a second or two despite the fact that they are often performed in full from the sender’s aspect, and; this Google Assistant Help page signifies transcript will likely be despatched together with the voice message and we have discovered no such factor to happen. We additionally had a cheeky attempt at sending an audio message to a Telegram correspondent, however alas, the assist simply is not there in the intervening time. However hey, the sky is the restrict right here.
Assistant is ready to deal with audio messages in English-speaking nations and in Brazil with Portuguese.