Including the Assistant to Bluetooth units will get simpler for machine makers
Posted by Tomer Amarilio, Product Supervisor, Google Assistant
Constructing Google Assistant Bluetooth units will get simpler for machine makers
Headphones have been one of many first units optimized for the Google Assistant. With simply your voice, you possibly can ask the Assistant to make calls to pals or skip to the following music if you’re commuting on the subway to work or biking round on the weekend with out having to all the time look at your cellphone.
However as wi-fi Bluetooth units like headphones and earbuds change into extra fashionable, we have to make it simpler to have the identical nice Assistant expertise throughout many headsets. We collaborated with Qualcomm to design a complete, customizable improvement package to offer all machine makers with the constructing blocks wanted to create a wise headset with the Google Assistant. The brand new Qualcomm Good Headset Improvement Equipment for the Google Assistant is powered by Qualcomm’s QCC5100-series Bluetooth audio chip and helps Google Quick Pair to make pairing Bluetooth equipment a hassle-free course of.
To encourage machine makers, we additionally constructed a Qualcomm Good Headset Reference Design which delivers prime quality audio, noise cancellation capabilities, and helps prolonged battery life and playback time. The reference design features a push button to activate the Assistant and is simply an instance of what producers can engineer.