Sony is lastly rolling out deeper assist for Google Assistant on a few of its headphones, making good on a promise it made at CES 2018 when it first introduced the function, as noticed by Android Police.
For now, the replace appears to be arriving for Sony’s WH-1000XM2 and WI-1000X headphones, including a couple of new options to how Google’s Assistant works. Now, as a substitute of summoning Assistant by holding down the decision button, customers can change the noise cancellation / ambient noise toggle to set off Assistant as a substitute, together with getting quicker push-to-talk and correct iOS assist. Customers with the replace can even be capable to have notifications learn out loud by Assistant, identical to on Google’s Pixel Buds.
For now, customers appear to have solely seen assist for the WH-1000XM2 and WI-1000X headphones, however Sony additionally promised that the options would come to the WF-1000X, WH-CH900N, and h.ear on 2 WH-H900N fashions as nicely, so preserve a watch out for these updates, too.
Supply hyperlink – https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2018/5/17/17364296/sony-google-assistant-update-wh-1000xm2-wi-1000x-headphones