Smart TVs get smarter as Google Assistant support rolls out

Local Smart TVs are about to get a lot smarter as Google Assistant finally comes to Australian loll bedrooms this week.

While Google’s possess intelligent speakers have been accessible in Australia given final year, and a intelligent partner has been embedded in a few third celebration speakers, a tech hulk has been delayed to extend a AI to intelligent inclination some-more broadly. It’s a frustrating check deliberation this rigging mostly has “Works with Google Assistant” created on a box, while a excellent imitation tells Australians to be patient.

This week LG is finally adding Google Assistant to a webOS-powered intelligent televisions that already run LG’s possess simple ThinQ intelligent assistant.

Google Assistant is entrance to Australians LG TVs this week, and TVs powered by Android in a entrance months.

Google Assistant is entrance to Australians LG TVs this week, and TVs powered by Android in a entrance months.

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LG has also enabled radio control around Google Home and Amazon Echo speakers, nonetheless Amazon’s Alexa isn’t built directly into a televisions.

Meanwhile, Android TV is removing an Australian renovate to supplement Google Assistant. It’s entrance to NVIDIA’s Shield TV this week, followed by name Sony, TCL and Kogan intelligent televisions in a entrance months.

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