Top Google Assistant Voice Commands for Home

Are you ready to make the most of your Google Assistant at home? Below are some top voice command examples you can use to control your smart home devices, set reminders, play music, and more. Simply say “Hey Google” followed by the command to get started!

#1 Smart Home Control

“Turn on the lights in the living room.”
“Set the thermostat to 72 degrees.”
“Lock the front door.”
“Dim the lights in the bedroom.”

#2 Entertainment

“Play ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ by Queen.”
“Pause the music.”
“Play the latest episode of ‘The Office’ on Netflix.”
“Skip to the next track.”

#3 Reminders and Alarms

“Set an alarm for 7am tomorrow.”
“Remind me to call Mom at 3pm.”
“Cancel my 2pm meeting reminder.”
“What’s on my calendar for today?”

#4 Information and Weather

“What’s the weather like today?”
“How many ounces in a cup?”
“What’s the latest news?”
“Tell me a joke.”

#5 Communication

“Call Dad.”
“Send a text to Sarah saying I’ll be there in 5 minutes.”
“Read my latest text message.”
“Open WhatsApp.”

#6 Shopping and To-Do Lists

“Add milk to my shopping list.”
“Create a new to-do list called ‘Home Projects’.”
“What’s on my shopping list?”
“Mark ‘Buy groceries’ as completed.”

#7 Navigation and Travel

“Where’s the nearest gas station?”
“How long will it take to drive to work?”
“What’s the traffic like on my commute route?”
“What time does my flight leave?”

#8 Health and Wellness

“Start a 5-minute meditation.”
“How many steps have I taken today?”
“Find healthy dinner recipes.”
“Set a reminder to drink water every hour.”

#9 Timer and Stopwatch

“Set a timer for 30 minutes.”
“Start the stopwatch.”
“Pause the timer.”
“Reset the stopwatch.”

#10 Language Translation

“Translate ‘Hello’ to Spanish.”
“How do you say ‘thank you’ in French?”
“Translate ‘good morning’ to Japanese.”
“What’s the translation of ‘beautiful’ in Italian?”