Article ID : 00203057 / Last Modified : 22/03/2019

Initial settings of Google Assistant on your wireless headphones.

    IMPORTANT: If model-specific information is required to complete any of the steps in this solution, refer to the operating instructions supplied with the product.

    Preparations

    • Wireless Headphones that support Google Assistant 

      Supported headphones models:

    • Headphones Connect app (Version 3.1.0 or later of the Headphones Connect app must be installed) 
      • For Android (Required operating system version 5.0 or later)   
      • For iOS (Required operating system version 11.0 or later) 
         
    • Smartphone that supports Google Assistant app (The latest version of the Google Assistant app must be installed) 
      • For Android (Required operating system version 5.0 or later) 
      • For iOS (Required operating system version 11.0 or later) 

    When using Google Assistant for the first time, change the function of the headphone button and configure the initial settings for Google Assistant.
    NOTE: Refer to the Help Guide, or Sony support page for headphone button specific information. 

    1. Start the Headphones Connect app and connect your wireless headphone.
       
    2. Change the function of the button to Google Assistant. 
      Select Change the function of the button and select Google Assistant.
      *WH- 1000XM2 is used as an example.

    3. Configure the initial settings of Google Assistant.
    • For Android devices
      Press and hold the smartphone's home button to start the Google Assistant app.
      Tap Finish the headphones setup and follow the displayed instructions to complete the setting.

       
    • For iOS devices
      Start the Google Assistant app.
      Tap Finish the headphones setup and follow the displayed instructions to complete the setting.