One of the best features in the Android Mobile operating system is Google Assistant. The direct competitor to Apple’s Siri and Microsoft’s Cortana voice assistants, the Google Assistant is powered by the might of the google search algorithm and is so well integrating into the OS that the whole interaction feels almost natural.

The Google Assistant has improved over the ages with new features being introduced with every update. However, if you are not completely convinced with the whole concept of a voice assistant in your smartphone, Google has given you the option to turn of the Google Assistant in just a tap.

In this tutorial, we will show you how to turn off the Google Assistant.

Step 1. Open the ‘Google‘ app on your Android smartphone.

 

How to turn off Google Assistant on your Android smartphone

 

Step 2. Tap on the ‘More‘ option on the bottom right-hand side of the home page.

 

How to turn off Google Assistant on your Android smartphone

 

Step 3. On the next age, tap on the ‘Settings‘ option.

 

How to turn off Google Assistant on your Android smartphone

 

Step 4. In the Settings window, tap on the ‘Google Assistant‘ option.

 

How to turn off Google Assistant on your Android smartphone

 

Step 5. Scroll down the option and tap on the device name under the ‘Assistant Devices‘ tab.

 

How to turn off Google Assistant on your Android smartphone

 

Step 6. On the next screen, toggle the switch to the ‘Off‘ position.

 

How to turn off Google Assistant on your Android smartphone

 

The Google Assistant will now be turned off on your Android smartphone. This setting can be changed anytime and as many times as you feel necessary. The Google Assistant is built for your convenience and will work only at your convenience.