Minimum OS requirements for Google Home devices

Here are the minimum OS requirements for Google Home devices.

 Mobile device operating system (OS) requirements

Use the Google Home app on compatible mobile devices to set up your Google Home device.

The Google Home app Google Home app is compatible with mobile devices running:

  • Android 5.0 and higher
  • iOS 10 and higher

Note: You can’t set up Google Home on a computer. 

Mobile device display language

Important: To update Google Assistant settings for Google Home, your mobile device’s display language must be set to English (United States, United Kingdom, Canada or Australia), French (France and Canada), German, Japanese, Italian and Spanish (Spain and Mexico). Note: Changing your device's system language doesn't mean that your Google Assistant supports other languages.

Here's how to change your mobile device's display language. 

To learn about technical specifications for Google Home devices, read the Google Home specifications article.

Google Home is only available to purchase in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, France, Germany, Japan, India, Singapore, Italy, Spain, Mexico, Austria, Korea, and Ireland.

The Google Assistant on Google Home is only available in English (U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia, India, Singapore), Canadian French, French, German, Japanese, Italian, Korean, and Spanish (Spain and Mexico). 

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