Google has enhanced its voice search on iOS devices. It seems more fluid and fast based on the video. I must say that it is trying hard to compete with Siri. However, as it is not integrated into the iOS, Siri will still have the upper hand.
Here is the information from Google,
In the latest version of the Google Search App for iOS and Android, not only can you say your question out loud, but your search app can speak your answer right back to you. And, using Google’s Knowledge Graph, your search app gives you smarter answers loud and clear.
Here is the video.
BTW, Google also updated the app for Android on Jelly Bean: –
What’s in this version:
For Android 4.1+ (Jelly Bean), Google Search is faster plus:
- Google Now works with Gmail (English only)
- Restaurant reservations
- Hotel confirmations
- New Now cards: nearby attractions & photo spots, movies opening in theaters, concerts & more
- New voice actions: launch apps, schedule meetings & check when your next appointment is
- Google Now puts you in control: at any time, adjust or turn off individual Now cards within Settings.