Google Home Introduces Multi-user Functions With Voice Match

Angelica Greene
October 6, 2017

Some time recently, Spotify voice commands were just accessible on Google Home, yet now similar capacities mean Google Assistant on your cell phone.

Nest will also support Google Home routines. In addition, they can ask the Google Assistant to make their home warmer, and the system will automatically adjust their connected Nest Thermostat without requiring users to state a particular target temperature. On and on, you get it. Voice Match is rolling out to available markets today and will be available from the box on new Google Home devices. So, if dad says "How's the traffic to work?", Home will recognize the user and analyze the traffic conditions to dad's work.

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Earlier an APK teardown of version 7.12 showed a Voice II available on the Google Assistant. If the son says "Play my favorites", Google Home will play his favorites songs from Play Music, and not his sister's list. This can also be used to display a live feed on your TV via Chromecast. Now we have some new details about how that connection will work, and it's clear that people will be able to get more out of integrating all of Google's smart home products together. Allowing the home assistant to ring phones in the home. It can even turn up the volume of your phone before pinging it and even bypasses a silent ringer mode.

It's not known where will all these features actually roll out to Google Home device owners, but judging by the phone call integration rollout, it could take several months before we actually see all of this in our Home devices. What's your favorite? Let us know!

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