Your smart home just got even smarter.
Because your home is unique, you can use the Google Home app update in a way that works best for you.3 Here’s how to
With five tabs on the home screen, the redesigned Google Home app lets you instantly see the devices and automations you use every day.
Favourites is your personal command centre. Devices shows what you’ve connected in a simple list view. Automations is where you build and manage all your routines. The Activity tab helps you better understand what’s happening in your home. And Settings lets you easily find and manage devices, services, and members.
What’s more, if you sign up to
The redesigned app is easy to set up and use, letting you control the devices you need to make your home – and its inhabitants – more organised, connected, and safe.
View your Nest Cam or Nest Doorbell video history from your phone, and you can add powerful home automations in the latest Google Home app. Use your
You can now conveniently control your smart home devices from your Pixel phone or Pixel Tablet. Just swipe down to open Quick Settings and tap the Home tile. It shows your favourite devices from the Google Home app. Quickly adjust the lights or unlock your door.4
Heading out for ice cream after dinner? Check your
The new Google Home app has more home automation capabilities to help you get a jump on the day.1 Let Google Home start brewing your coffee, turn on the lights in your kids’ bedroom and wake them up with their favourite music.2 Just tap the Automations tab when you open the Google Home app, add the starters and actions you want, name your routine and save.2 Once set up, you can start a routine with a single voice command using Google Assistant, or by tapping the Google Home app. The routine can also be started by a device, like someone ringing your Nest Doorbell.
Home automations can help you turn off your lights, adjust your thermostat, and turn off your Nest Cams.2 Set up a Home Routine for when you arrive and when everyone is out. Create a
Your home is your haven.
Home Routines should be used as a convenience feature for everyday home automations and not for life-sustaining or safety-critical use cases. Home Routines depend on working internet, Wi-Fi, and service availability from both Google and the third parties who manufacture the devices included in the Home Routines. Home Routines may not always work and Google is not responsible for any harms or losses incurred as a result of any failed Home Routines. For more information about Google Nest product and service availability, please visit the Help Center.
Devices sold separately. Compatible smart devices required.
Personalised features require compatible smart device(s) and additional enrollment and setup.
Home control features on the tablet require compatible smart devices (sold separately).
Requires working internet and Wi-Fi.
Subscriptions may be required.