Oppo A37 – How to Use OK Google
OK Google is intuitive software very similar to Apple’s Siri. It is a virtual assistant that can be of great help in your daily tasks. For example, it is very good at giving you the weather forecast for the location that you’re interested in or playing music from your favorite artists.
You can use this software to set up appointments, browse the Internet, or ask questions you might be interested in. OK Google is very easy to use, so let’s take a look at how to get the best out of this service.
Applying for Beta Testing
Since OK Google is still in beta version, you need to apply to become a beta tester before you start using this virtual assistant. Here’s how to do it:
1. Launch Play Store
Open the Play Store app on your Home screen by tapping on it.
2. Go to Google App
Search for the Google app by typing “Google” in the search bar and select the first app that pops up.
3. Search for Become a Beta Tester
After you’ve entered the Google app, swipe down until you find Become a Beta Tester.
4. Tap on I’m In
When you reach the beta testing option, tap on “I’m In” to become a beta tester. To confirm your decision, select Join in the pop-up window that appears.
5. Wait for a While
The application process will be complete in a few minutes. Once it’s done, you need to proceed and update Google.
Updating the Google App
To start using OK Google, you have to update the Google app. You need to take the following steps:
1. Access Play Store
Once inside the Play Store, type Google in the search bar and tap on the first app that appears.
2. Select Update
Tap on Update on the Google app Play Store page.
3. Wait for a While
You need to wait for a minute or two until the app updates.
Using the Google Assistant App
After you’ve successfully updated the Google app, you can start using the Google Assistant. Just tap to open the app and explore all the options that OK Google has to offer.
The Homepage of the Google Assistant app gives you information about all the OK Google features you can utilize. You can also tap on Your Stuff to see all the commands you’ve given to OK Google.
Cool Features You Can Use on OK Google
OK Google has more than a few other cool functions you can use beside the weather forecasts, appointments, or Internet search. Here are some of them:
1. Adjust Brightness
You can ask OK Google to adjust the brightness of your screen.
2. Ask OK Google Your Name
Just say “What is my name?” and OK Google will give you your name.
3. Ask OK Google to Remember Things
In case you are forgetful, you can ask OK Google to remember things for you.
As you can see, OK Google has a few tricks up its sleeve to automate some of your daily tasks and help you be more productive. At first, it might be a bit awkward talking to your phone. But once you get used to it, this virtual assistant might become one of the most frequently used apps on your Oppo A37.