A senior Google executive said that the Google Assistant app will be available in more than 30 new languages including Hindi by the end of this year.
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It’s an official app from Google that turns the smartphone into a virtual assistant by pressing the button or saying ‘ Ok Google ’. Right now this app is available in eight languages English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish and Portuguese.
Google vice president (product) Nick Fox said, “Like Android, where we have contracted with mobile carriers and device makers to provide a great product to consumers everywhere, we are working on creating an ecology for mobile assistants here. ”
Google Assistant will be available in 30 new languages by the end of this year.
He said that by the end of this year, it will be available in more than 30 new languages so that it will reach 95 percent of Android users.
Fox wrote on the blog, “In the next few months, we are going to bring assistants to Android and iPhone in Danish, Dutch, Hindi, Indonesian, Norwegian, Swedish and Thai languages. We will add more languages during the year. ‘
He said, “We are going to make Assistant Multilingual later this year. From this, the family who speaks more than one language will be able to use the assistant.
Fox said, “After this new feature, Google Home Assistant will be able to understand people in many languages. If you prefer to speak German in the workplace but speak French at home, the assistant will be with you everywhere. Multilingual Assistants will be available first in English, French and German and in the future, other languages will be added.