Learn about Call Assist on your Pixel phone

When you use the Call Assist features on your Pixel phone, you can find out who’s calling and why, or filter spam without interruption. Your phone can also find the best time to call a business or wait on hold for you.

Screen your calls before you answer them

You can use Call Screen to find out who’s calling and why before you pick up a call. The Call Screen feature works on your device and doesn't use Wi-Fi or mobile data. Learn how to screen your calls.

Turn on Clear Calling

Your Pixel phone can filter out your caller’s background noise and enhance their voice, so you can hear them when they’re in a crowded or noisy place. Learn how to turn on Clear Calling.

Use Direct My Call

When you call a business with an automated menu, Direct My Call shows you the transcript and menu options on screen. To choose a menu option, you can tap buttons on your screen. Learn how to use Direct My Call.

Use Hold for Me

When you call a business and you’re put on hold, you can choose to let your Google Assistant wait on hold for you. Your phone notifies you when the support representative is ready to speak with you. Learn how to use Hold for Me.

Use Wait Times

When you make a call, Wait Times estimates the amount of time you're put on hold. Learn how to use Wait Times.

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