YouTube got voice control of TVs

Watching YouTube on TVs has become easier using a smartphone to control it. He will be able to replace the TV remote.

The YouTube app for Android has a new TV control feature. Applications on TV can be controlled by voice, writes Android Police.

The new function works without additional settings. After pressing the broadcast button, the microphone icon appears on the screen and you can speak a command. Prior to this update, more action was required to use voice search on a TV through an Android device.

A full-fledged virtual remote control also appeared in the mobile application. It can be used to control YouTube on the TV instead of the original TV remote.

In addition to the updated voice search, the feature “Who is watching” has become available to users. With it, different users will be able to switch between accounts that are associated with their mobile devices, inside the YouTube application on the TV.