Google Home supports Hands-free voice calling in the UK


Google Home is undoubtedly the best smart speaker available in the market. Google has launched a few different types of Google Home variants last year. Google has finally start offering Hands-free calling over Wi-Fi connection for the users of the United Kingdom. Yes, the UK finally gets Google Home’s hands-free voice calling functionality. 

Google always rolls out their new software updates lately for the consumers outside the US and Canada. The same feature was available a long ago for these countries and now available in the United Kingdom as well.

Google has announced the update for the UK today, so the full update is likely to roll out before the end of this current week. If you live in the UK and have been using Google Home or Google Mini smart speaker, make sure to keep it online so it will receive the Firmware update. The new firmware update will bring the hands-free voice calling functionality over the WiFi.

Fortunately, the giant has also slashed down the original pricing on the mini variant i.e. Google Mini by £10. Previously the pricing of the Mini smart speaker was £49 which is slashed to £39. This is kind of a promotional offer which is here for a limited period of time. The Google Mini smart speaker with the discounted price tag is available from the retailers like John Lewis, Argos, and Currys PC World. Well, the same is available from Google’s official Store as well. The offer lasts till March 12 so if you wish to get the new Google Mini, you have to purchase it before March 12. This offer is made available to Celebrate the mother’s day of this year.

It’s pretty simple to start hands-free voice calling through Google Home smart speaker, the process is as simple as you are using on a smartphone.

In order to get started with Hands-Free calling through Google’s smart speaker, first you have to activate the Google Assistant by saying Ok Google. After this, you just need to speak the name of the contact with whom you want to talk. The assistant will itself find out the contact from the phonebook and the call will be placed automatically. You can add your own CalledID after the first call.

The Google Home is designed with advanced algorithm which matches the perfect command given by you through its Google assistant. The Google Home will also lets you find out the popular restaurants and more with the command. So it will be more helpful for you to call out without touching your smartphone.