Article ID : 00203000 / Last Modified : 03/15/2019

Set up Google Assistant for Wireless Headphones

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Before You Start

  • Update the software of your wireless headphones. Downloads are posted on your model support page.
    • Version 2.0 or higher for WI-1000X, WH-1000XM2, and WH-1000XM3.
    • Version 3.0 or higher for WH-H900N, WH-CH700N, and WI-P600N.
  • Install the Headphones Connect app Version 3.1.0 or higher.
  • Install the latest version of the Google Assistant app.

Set up Your Headphones

Follow these steps to use the Google Assistant for your wireless headphones:

  1. On your mobile device, start the Headphones Connect app.
  2. Pair your wireless headphones with your mobile device.

  3. On the Change function of NC/AMBIENT button setting, select Google Assistant.

  4. Set up the Google Assistant app according to your operating system.
    • Android mobile device
      1. Press and hold the home button.
        • Google Assistant starts.
      2. Tap Finish headphones setup.

        Finish Headphones Setup Android

      3. Follow the on-screen instructions.
    • iOS mobile device
      1. Start the Google Assistant app.
      2. Tap Finish headphones setup.

        iOS Finish Setup

      3. Follow the on-screen instructions.