Requirements for Google Nest, Google Home, and Chromecast devices

What you’ll need

  • A Google account
  • A home Wi-fi network
  • One of the following mobile devices:
      • An Android phone running Android 5.0 and higher
      • An Android tablet running Android 6.0 and higher
      • An iPhone or iPad with iOS 12.0 or later
  • The Google Home app updated to the latest version

You can download the Google Home app from the Google Play Store or the App Store.

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

To learn about technical specifications for Google Nest and Home devices, read Google Nest and Google Home device specifications. Google Home and Google Nest speakers and displays are available in these countries.

The Google Terms of Service and supplemental Nest Terms of Service apply to use of the Google Home app and devices set up via the app. Note: The Privacy Policy describes how data is handled by this app and these devices; more details in this Nest Privacy Help Center article.  Learn about our commitment to privacy in the home.

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