Article ID : 00202395 / Last Modified : 06/04/2021

Frequently Asked Questions for Google Assistant

    IMPORTANT: This article applies only to specific countries/regions/languages that support Google Assistant. For applicable countries/regions/languages, refer to the following article: Supported countries/regions/languages and how to use Google Assistant
     

    Q1: What languages does Google Assistant support?
    Q2: How can I change the language on my TV?
    Q3: Can I use Google Assistant if I don't sign-in to my Google account?
    Q4: How can I see the command list?
    Q5: When can I use Google Assistant in the different language?
    Q6: How to search for broadcast-related content using Google Assistant

    For How to use Google Assistant, see the following.
    How to use Google Assistant


    Q1: What languages does Google Assistant support?

    A1: Refer to the following article:
    Supported countries/regions/languages and how to use Google Assistant


    Q2: How can I change the language on my TV?

    A2: Follow these steps to change the language on your TV:

    1. Open the  Settings screen. How to access Settings
    2. The next steps will depend on your TV menu options:
      • Select System Language — desired language.
      • Select Device PreferenceLanguagedesired language.
      • Select Languagedesired language.

    Q3: Can I use Google Assistant if I don't sign-in to my Google account?

    A3: It depends on your TV.

    • For Google TV™ - No. It is required that you sign-in to a Google account in order to use Google Assistant.
    • For Android TV™ - Yes, you can use Google Assistant, but with limited functions only.

    Q4: How can I see the command list?

    A4: For a list of commands, refer to the Google Assistant Help article.


    Q5: When can I use Google Assistant in a different language?

    A5: We will announce it when that ability is ready. 


    Q6: How to search for broadcast-related content using Google Assistant

    A6: Google Assistant can respond to your search request, depending on what you are doing with the TV, such as watching TV programs or recorded content. 
    For instance, if you say a search keyword when watching TV, Google Assistant will provide a list of TV programs that matches the keyword and are being broadcasted now as well as those in the future.