Google Home can now handle up to three commands at once

Google Home Can Now Perform Up to Three Commands Simultaneously

The "multiple queries" feature is now available in English for USA, UK, Canada and Australia, and enables Google Home users to perform up to three functions with a single utterance. Today, that functionality is starting to go live.

Multiple commands have been supported on Google Home for a few months now, but the support is relatively limited.

To gain access users need to make sure their Google Home device is updated with the latest firmware. Queries can involve fetching information from the web, as well as performing commands on connected smart home devices.


How often do you use the Google Assistant on your Google Home speaker (s)? That's the example Google gave us at I/O.

According to Android Police, queries can now be spoken more naturally. If you recall, when multiple commands rolled around, you had to say the two complete commands separated by "and". Rather, users needed to say something like "turn off living room and turn off bedroom" to accomplish that task.

Further, this latest firmware update seems to have enabled Google's promised "smarter" support for multiple commands. However, there has been progress in that it is also possible to issue a shorter version of commands such as "turn on the lights in the living room and the kitchen". Unfortunately for Google's global customer base, multiple queries is only available in the English language for the time being, in the USA, U.K., Canada and Australia.

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