Article ID : 00203057 / Last Modified : 05/10/2018

Initial settings of Google Assistant on your wireless headphones

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IMPORTANT: If model-specific information is required to complete any of the steps in this solution, refer to the operating instructions supplied with the product.

Preparations

  • Wireless Headphones that support Google Assistant 

    Supported headphones models:

  • Headphones Connect app (Version 3.1.0 or later of the Headphones Connect app must be installed) 
    • For Android (Required operating system version 5.0 or later)   
    • For iOS (Required operating system version 10.0 or later) 
       
  • Smartphone that supports Google Assistant app (The latest version of the Google Assistant app must be installed) 
    • For Android (Required operating system version 5.0 or later) 
    • For iOS (Required operating system version 10.0 or later) 

When using Google Assistant for the first time, change the function of the NC/AMBIENT or NC/AMB button and configure the initial settings for Google Assistant.

  1. Start the Headphones Connect app and connect your wireless headphone.
     
  2. Change the function of the NC/AMBIENT or NC/AMB button to Google Assistant. 
    Select Change the function of the NC/AMBIENT or NC/AMB button and select Google Assistant.
    *WH- 1000XM2 is used as an example.

  3. Configure the initial settings of Google Assistant.
  • For Android devices
    Press and hold the smartphone's home button to start the Google Assistant app.
    Tap Finish the headphones setup and follow the displayed instructions to complete the setting.

     
  • For iOS devices
    Start the Google Assistant app.
    Tap Finish the headphones setup and follow the displayed instructions to complete the setting.