Now you can send WhatsApp messages without even touching your phone. According to androidpolice, OK Google will now send voice message record and send WhatsApp audio clips by using just one command. Google has made this option available for its Android WhatsApp users.
This is one great advancement for WhatsApp users as now onwards they will be able to use Google assistant and will be able to send messages to the WhatsApp contacts with their voice.
Most interesting part is with Ok Google, you will not have to hold onto the mic button to record a WhatsApp voice message. All you need to ensure as you speak in English and do not use word of any other language and you will be able to send WhatsApp text messages using your voice courtesy Ok Google.
Here’s how you can send the messages using any of the two methods defined below:
1. You can ask Google to send a voice message and Google will than start recording the audio
2. You can specify the recipient. You can ask Google to send a voice message to a particular friend in your WhatsApp list. Google will take the name of your friend and instantly start recording your voice message
You can also add shortcuts to Google assistant:
If you do not want to use the exact words when you are recording your message you can use the shortcuts available to you by Google assistant for WhatsApp such as talk to, send voice to or record a voice for.
It seems like this feature is in its very beta stage. It has it’s limitations but regardless the new feature is still a great advancement for those who hate typing on mobile phone/WhatsApp and instead they can use Google assistant to send messages with your voice.
Will you use this feature on Android WhatsApp?.