Article ID : 00195372 / Last Modified : 30/05/2018

Sony's Android TV and Google Home

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Does Sony's Android TV support Google Home?
What can I do with Google Home?
How can I cast from Google Home to Sony's Android TV?

 

Q1: Does Sony's Android TV support Google Home?

A1: All Android TVs support Google Home.
It is possible to use it in all countries where Google Home is sold.

Q2: What can I do with Google Home?

A2: Please refer to the following Google's Help for supported operation and how to set up and use.
https://support.google.com/googlehome/topic/7029584?hl=en&ref_topic=7195017

Q3: How can I cast from Google Home to Sony's Android TV?

A3: Please refer to the following Google's Help for casting from Google Home to Sony's Android TV.
https://support.google.com/googlehome/topic/7029584?hl=en&ref_topic=7195017

 



Google Assistant General FAQs

  1. Q: In what languages is the Google Assistant available?
    A: It depends on the device. Please ask Google if more details are needed.
     
  2. Q: In what countries is the Google Assistant available?
    A: It depends on the device. Please ask Google if more details are needed.
     
  3. Q: What is the Google Assistant and what can it do?
    A: The Google Assistant is a conversation between you and Google that works seamlessly throughout your day to help you get more done. With your Google Assistant on Android TV, you can use your voice to browse and play TV shows, movies and music; dim the lights; pull up your travel photos; get answers; control your connected devices, and more. Just press the mic button on your remote to get started.
     
  4. Q: What's the differences between Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa?
    A: Both are voice-assistant platform via their own database. Available services and functions are all different. Please ask Google and Amazon for details.
     
  5. Q: How can users find out more about the Google Assistant?
    A: Please visit g.co/assistant/discover.
     
  6. Q: What is the difference between the Google Assistant functionality on Sony’s Android TV from Google Home/LF-S50G speaker?
    A: The basic Google Assistant experience is similar. With the Google Assistant on speakers, you can get hands-free help from your Assistant via voice-only interactions. With TVs with the Google Assistant built in, you can also get visual feedback, and browse and watch content.
     
  7. Q: On what kind of devices can we use for the Google Assistant?
    A: The Google Assistant is available on a number of devices. You can start a conversation with your Google Assistant on any device that have the Google Assistant built in, such as eligible speakers, TVs, or smartphones. You can also use headphones that are optimized for the Google Assistant to ask your Assistant for help. Feel free to reach out to Google for additional information on the Google Assistant and device availability.
 

LF-S50G FAQs

  1. Q: Which Sony devices are compatible with LF-S50G?
    A: Refer to this FAQ .
     
  2. Q: Where to get product support?
    A: Refer to https://www.sony.com.au/electronics/support/smart-sports-devices-smart-speakers/lf-s50g

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