Jakarta, COTEKNO.COM – The Google Phone app on Pixel smartphones is different from the average Android device. Its simple design and powerful features make it a favorite of Pixel users. Now, anyone can try this powerful app, even if you don’t have a Pixel device.
Google initially made its app available as a beta experience, but is now open to almost any Android device running Android 7.0 or higher. All you have to do is track the Phone by Google app on the Play Store. Of course, Chromebooks, tablets, and smartwatches powered by Wear OS still don’t work.
how about you start with a little more information about what Google’s Phone app does for your phone. Then, we will try how you can download it yourself. Let’s start.
What the Phone app by Google does
First and foremost, Google dialer lets you make and receive phone calls. You probably already know that, so you’re probably here to get the latest from Google.
It all starts with strong spam protection. Phone by Google will warn you of suspicious callers or possible spammers, so you can block the number without ever answering the call.
Lets you know who’s on the other end of the line, thanks to Google’s extensive caller ID library. If it’s a scammer, Google will notify you, but it will also notify you of incoming calls from friends, colleagues, and more.
Both of the above features are available for almost all devices with Phone from Google in them, but other features are limited to certain phones. If you want a hold for me feature or hands-free call filtering, you’ll need to use a compatible device.
Hold for Me puts the Google Assistant in charge of waiting for businesses to call you back, while call filtering keeps those unwanted rings away.
Unfortunately, some of Google’s best features are also limited in the United States and only available in English. The best way to find out what features you can use is to download the app, so let’s get started.
How to get Google Phone app on device you
Now that Phone by Google has passed the beta stage, it’s very easy to download it on your device. All you have to do is follow this series of steps:
- Open the Google Play Store on your device.
- Search Phones by Google in the Applications section.
- Confirm that your phone is compatible.
- Press the Install button.
Now let the Play Store do the rest. You should have Phone by Google installed in no time, and then it’s time to turn it on. Feel free to explore the app and let us know what features your phone can take advantage of.