Reliance Jio phone has become first and only phone in the world to have Google Assistant for it. The Google Assistant for JioPhone available in both English and Hindi,was unveiled on December 5 at the Google for India event held in New Delhi.
This new feature will allow users to play music, videos, call and send text with a voice command. Though, the company is yet to announce date when it will begin this feature.
“Whether in entry-level smartphones or Jio Phone, Google Assistant can help you call, text, play music and videos, and access other apps,” Gummi Hafsteinsson, Product Management Director, Google was quoted as saying in media reports.
The voice-based AI assistant by Google announced in May 2016, was available on Android, iOS and Android Wear devices.
It is worth mentioning that the Reliance Jio phone is equipped with its own digital assistant along with the support for voice commands. It can support up to 24 Indian languages.