Noticed by Droid-Life, a Pixel Buds help web page was up to date yesterday to notice how “Google Translate is out there on all Assistant-optimized headphones and Android telephones.” This futuristic performance was beforehand the marquee function of the Pixel Buds when paired to the Pixel or Pixel 2.
On the time, Google defined the way it was initially a Pixel-exclusive future because of the audio routing wanted on the cellphone. A yr later, it’s accessible on all Google Assistant headphones and any Android gadget working 6.zero Marshmallow or above.
Customers can start a translation by holding down the Assistant button on their headphones and saying “Assist me interpret Spanish” or any of the presently 40 supported languages.
This can launch Google Translate in that dialog pairing in your cellphone. You possibly can talk with the headphones whereas holding out your Android gadget for the opposite particular person to hear and converse into.
At this week’s 10/9 occasion, Made by Google launched Pixel USB-C earbuds that function the real-time translation function, whereas LG in August released the Tone Platinum SE and Tone Extremely SE with the identical performance.
Accessible Google Assistant headphones embrace the Bose QuietComfort 35 II, Google Pixel Buds, JBL, and Sony WH-1000XM3. Earlier this yr, the latter updated a slew of existing devices with Google Assistant.