Set up and use the Google Assistant on your TV

You can ask questions and complete tasks on some TVs with the Google Assistant.

On TVs with the Google Assistant, the Assistant is available in English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, and Spanish. More languages are coming soon.

Set up a TV with the Google Assistant

If a TV can work with the Assistant, its packaging will say so. For example, some 2018 and newer LG, Samsung, and Dish TVs work with the Assistant.

What you’ll need

  • A TV with the Google Assistant
  • The Google Assistant app Assistant
  • A Google Account
  • An Android phone or tablet that:
    • Runs Android 5.0 and up
    • Works with a 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz Wi-Fi network
  • An internet connection and secure wireless network

Start your setup on an Android device

  1. Connect your TV to the same Wi-Fi network as your Android device.
  2. Install recent updates on your Android device. Find out how to check for the latest Android version.
  3. Update the apps on your Android device. Learn how to get the latest version of your apps.
  4. Get the most recent version of the Google Assistant app:
    • On your Android device, go to the Google Assistant app page and tap Install or Update.
    • If you find "Installed," you already have the latest version.
  5. To start the setup, on your Android device, open your Google Assistant app and say, "Set up my Assistant device."
    • Tip: You can also visit from a web browser like Chrome or Firefox.
  6. Follow the onscreen instructions.
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