Set up Google Assistant on your device

You can find info and get things done with the help of your Google Assistant. Ask it questions and tell it to do things.

Learn more about the new Google Assistant.

On iPhones & iPads, the Google Assistant is available in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Gujarati, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Kannada, Korean, Malayalam, Marathi, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Urdu, and Vietnamese. More languages are coming soon. 

What you need

  • iPhone or iPad with iOS 11 or higher
  • Device's language set to a language listed above
  • Google Assistant app

 If you're new to iPhone, get helpful tips to use Google Assistant with this step-by-step guide.

Start a conversation


  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Assistant app Assistant (iOS).
  2. Choose an option:
    • Say "Ok Google" or "Hey Google"
    • Tap Speak Mic
  3. Ask a question or say a command.


  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Assistant app Assistant (iOS).
  2. Tap Keyboard Keyboard.
  3. Enter a question or command and thenSend Send Arrow.

What you can ask 

To get ideas, just ask your Assistant "What can you do?" Learn about what you can ask Assistant.

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