This weekserverThe end A/B test shows that the Google Apps beta (version 10.28) can see that the assistant's "send text" command works directly from the lock screen, the recipient can be sent after the text is specified, and the Google Assistant provides visual and verbal confirmation. .
As shown in the first set of screenshots below, the icon at the top of the screen indicates that the device is still locked during the entire voice interaction. If you perform other operations, it will immediately trigger the “Unlock to continue...” response and prompt you. enter password. Since this is an A/B test, the functionality has not been widely available. On Pixel 3 running Android 9 Pie, the Google Assistant lock screen SMS feature is fully functional. However, the Google Assistant lock screen SMS feature on another Android Q Pixel 3 and Pixel 2 XL cannot be turned on.
It’s unclear whether this feature will be widely available, but it will be a welcome feature that actually makes the Valley AssistantMobile phoneHands-free. Since Google Assistant is part of the Google app, lock screen SMS should not be specific to Pixel and can be used on other Android devices.