Google introduced the alternative for Android Auto’s cellphone display expertise again at Google I/O 2019. Then in November final yr, the corporate introduced Google Assistant Driving Mode as an early preview to Maps. Right now, the corporate introduced that it’s making the Google Assistant Driving Mode out there to everybody across the globe.
The information was introduced by Google by way of an announcement on its help web page. “This preview of Google Assistant driving mode, which has been out there to Android customers in English in the USA, will now be out there to Android customers in English in Australia, Nice Britain, Eire, India and Singapore,” Google wrote in its help web page.
Google says that with the brand new driving-friendly Assistant interface, customers can use their voice to ship and obtain calls and texts, overview new messages throughout their messaging apps in a single place, and get a read-out of their texts. Customers may also play media from a whole lot of suppliers across the globe, together with YouTube Music, Spotify, Google Podcasts and utilizing this mode.
To make use of Google Assistant Driving Mode in Maps, customers want to start navigating to a vacation spot with Google Maps and faucet on the pop as much as get began. Alternatively, they’ll head to Google Assistant settings on their Android telephones or say “Hey Google, open Assistant settings” after which activate ‘Driving Mode’, which seems within the Transportation part.
It’s value noting that to make use of this characteristic, customers will want an Android smartphone with 4GB of RAM working on Android 9.zero or greater.