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Change the language of Google Assistant

You can change the language of Google Assistant, or add an additional language to speak to Assistant in 2 languages. Changes to Assistant’s language will affect all Google Nest and Home devices linked to your account.

Note: Some devices may not support all languages in all regions.

Change Google Assistant's language

Before you change Google Assistant’s language, make sure your mobile device or tablet is connected to the same Wi-Fi network or linked to the same account as your speaker or display.

To change your language:

  1. On your mobile device, open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  2. At the top right, tap your account and then Assistant settings  Languages.
  3. Tap your current language  choose a new language.

Add a second language to Google Assistant

If you add a second language to Google Assistant, it can recognize either of the languages you’ve chosen. Before you change Google Assistant’s language, make sure your mobile device or tablet is connected to the same Wi-Fi network or linked to the same account as your speaker or display.

To add a second language to Assistant:

  1. On your mobile device, open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  2. At the top right, tap your account and then Assistant settings and then Languages  Add a language.
  3. Choose another language.

Talk to Google Assistant in either language

It’s easy to talk to Assistant when you’ve chosen more than one language. When you say "Hey Google" followed by a voice command, Assistant will answer in the language you use after "Hey Google."

Google Assistant can’t recognize more than one language in the same phrase. For example, “Hey Google, set a timer for drei Minuten.”

Note: You can also change the voice of Google Assistant. This feature is only available in the US.

Languages you can use

Google Assistant is available on each device in the following languages:

Google Home Google Home

Country or Region  Supported Languages
Australia English
Austria German
Canada English, French CA
Denmark Danish
France French
Germany German
India English (India), English (US), Hindi
Ireland English (UK)
Italy Italian
Japan Japanese
South Korea Korean
Mexico Spanish
Netherlands Dutch
Norway Norwegian
Singapore English (Singapore), English (US)
Spain Spanish
Sweden Swedish
United Kingdom English
United States English

Googel Nest Mini Google Nest Mini (2nd gen)

Country or Region Supported Languages
Australia English
Austria German
Belgium French, Dutch, German
Brazil Portuguese (Brazil)
Canada English, French CA
Denmark Danish
France French
Germany German
India English (India), English (US), Hindi
Indonesia Indonesian
Ireland English (UK)
Italy Italian
Japan Japanese
Netherlands Dutch
Norway Norwegian
Singapore English (Singapore), English (US)
South Korea Korean
Spain Spanish
Sweden Swedish
Switzerland French, German, Italian
Taiwan Mandarin (Taiwan)
Thailand Thai
United Kingdom English
United States English

Google Home Mini Google Home Mini (1st Gen)

Country or Region Supported Languages
Australia English
Austria German
Canada English, French CA
Denmark Danish
France French
Germany German
India English (India), English (US), Hindi
Ireland English (UK)
Italy Italian
Japan Japanese
South Korea Korean
Mexico Spanish
Netherlands Dutch
Norway Norwegian
Singapore English (Singapore), English (US)
Spain Spanish
Sweden Swedish
United Kingdom English
United States English

Google Home Max Google Home Max

Country or Region Supported Languages
Australia English
Canada English, French CA
France French
Germany German
United Kingdom English
United States English

Google Nest Audio Google Nest Audio

Country or Region Supported Languages
Australia English
Austria German
Belgium Dutch, French, German
Canada English, French CA
Denmark Danish
France French
Germany German
India English (India), English (US), Hindi
Ireland English (UK)
Italy Italian
Japan Japanese
Netherlands Dutch
Norway Norwegian
Singapore English (Singapore), English (US)
South Korea Korean
Spain Spanish
Sweden Swedish
Switzerland French, German, Italian
Taiwan Mandarin (Taiwan)
United Kingdom English
United States English

Google Nest Hub

Country or Region Supported Languages
Australia English
Canada English, French (CA)
Denmark Danish
France French
Germany German
Italy Italian
Japan Japanese
Mexico Spanish
Netherlands Dutch
Norway Norwegian
Singapore English (Singapore), English (US)
South Korea Korean
Spain Spanish
Sweden Swedish
United Kingdom English
United States English

 Google Nest Hub (2nd gen)

Country or Region Supported Languages
Australia English
Belgium Dutch, French, German
Canada English, French CA
Denmark Danish
France French
Germany German
Italy Italian
Japan Japanese
Netherlands Dutch
New Zealand English
Norway Norwegian
Spain Spanish
Sweden Swedish
Switzerland German, French, Italian
United Kingdom English
United States English

 Google Nest Hub Max

Country or Region Supported Languages
Australia English
Canada English, French (CA)
France French
Japan Japanese
United Kingdom English
United States English
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