Article ID : 00233259 / Last Modified : 08/12/2021

Voice Hints – How to control my TV with voice

    IMPORTANT: This article only applies to specific products. Please check the Applicable Products of this article.

    Android TV™ and Google TV™ models support some convenient voice commands to control TV, such as “Volume to 20”.

    By saying “Voice Hints”, you can see the command list.
       Voice Hints

    Image for saying "Voice hints" to the TV

    Steps to see the command list

    1. Press the Google Assistant/Microphone button on the remote control or face the TV and say “Ok Google”.

      Note: For the remote control that comes with 2021 and later models, speak into the microphone while press and hold the Google Assistant/Microphone button.

    2. Say “Voice Hints”.

    NOTES:

    • “OK Google” detection is enabled only in models with a built-in MIC. Refer to the manual supplied with your TV for the availability of the built-in MIC.
    • The availability of displaying the command list through “Voice Hints” depends on the language set for the TV. For details about languages that support “Voice Hints”, refer to the Supported languages for the command list with “Voice Hints” article.
    • To use other basic voice commands, refer to the How to use Google Assistant article.