Google Assistant is finally now available for Android 6 OS based devices. Only from the Pixels devices Google Assistant is now works in Android 6.1 OS based device also.
Here what Android Police is talking about this update:
"The signs were there all along. Despite being revealed as a Pixel exclusive on phones in the Android 7.1 changelog, Assistant has been available through Allo on all Android 4.1+ phones, announced for all Android TV 6.0+ devices, and was shortly enabled by mistake through an alpha version of the Google app on non-Pixel phones."
What You can Do with Google Assistant?
It's more like Google Seach's voice search "OK Google" Feature with some more added functionality like below.
- Smart Home Controls
- Remembering Things
- Open API for Developers
Don't be sad or surprised if you don't get all the features of Assistant on your phone, which Google search has had for a while like below.
- Recognizing Songs
- Reading Messages
- Adding iteams to specific Google Keep lits
How to Get Google Assistant on Your Android 6.1 Phone:
Follow the Google Official Announcement to get the Google Assistant on your Android phone.
Below is the Google's Official Blog link
You can also refer the below video to get Google Assistant on your Android Phone