Using the Google Assistant

Your headphones have the Google Assistant built in. You can quickly enjoy entertainment, stay connected, get information and manage your day—all without glancing at your phone.

Note: The Google Assistant isn’t available in all languages and countries.

Set the Action button to your Google Assistant

Connect your headphones to your mobile device

Set up your Google Assistant using your mobile device:

On your Android device, press and hold the home button to open the Google Assistant and follow the onscreen instructions

On your iOS device, open or download the Google Assistant app and follow the app instructions

Note: The Google Assistant is available on eligible Android 6.0 devices* or later. For iOS devices, the Google Assistant app needs to be downloaded.

*Works on Android 6.0 devices or later with Google Play Services, >1.5GB of memory and 720p or higher screen resolution. Click here for full requirements and specifications.

Use your Google Assistant

What to do How to do it
Talk to your Google Assistant

Press and hold the Action button then talk to begin. You can say things like:


“What is the traffic like to work?”


“Tell me about my day.”


“What are the latest headlines?”


“When is my flight?”


“Add milk and eggs to my shopping list.”


For other examples of questions and things you can do, visit:

Get your notifications Tap the Action button
Stop your Google Assistant Double tap the Action button
Reply to a message (where available) After receiving a message notification, press and hold the Action button to respond. When you’re done, release the button.

You can also download the Bose Connect app to easily setup the Action button.

For additional help with your Google Assistant, visit: