Ok Google turn on Gears 5: Google Assistant makes money on Xbox One with voice control

At the start of sales, the Xbox One allowed gamers to control the system using voice using Kinect. With time

Microsoft abandoned this device, adding Cortana and then Alexa to the list of voice assistants. Now, the Google Assistant is joining the harem.

What is known

Microsoft has launched a public beta of the Google Assistant on the Xbox One. Gamers will receive an assistant with a software update that the company has already begun distributing.

At the start, the assistant will only communicate onEnglish, but Google and Microsoft are working to reduce language barriers. Recall that recently, Google Assistant spoke in Russian, so that users of Xbox One can get this language pack.

Of the declared functions, inclusion withusing a voice command to a smartphone or smart device with support for Google Assistant. In addition, if the house has more than one console, then each can be given a name. The voice assistant can also turn games on and off, pause and resume playback, and take screenshots.

List of commands:

  • Hey Google, play Gears 5 on Xbox.
  • Hey Google, turn on Xbox.
  • Hey Google, turn off Xbox.
  • Hey Google, launch YouTube on Xbox.
  • Hey Google, pause on Xbox.
  • Hey Google, resume on Xbox.
  • Hey Google, volume up on Xbox.
  • Hey Google, take a screenshot on Xbox.