Apple’s Siri opens up a new vista to the consumers, by which using smartphone became all the more easier and simpler. The much awaited intelligent personal assistant Siri was first introduced along with iPhone 4s. Apple keeps on re-inventing its devices, one can surf into higher possibilities with every new iPhone or iPad model. With every new version came improvements, bug fixes and exciting features and they are constantly working on iOS as well. By launchIng of Siri with iOS 9, things got even simplfied. If you enable Hey Siri, you can speak to the virtual assistant hands-free. That’s really cool for those who liked Siri
You can ask Siri to send messages, to find directions, the song you want to play, to make a dinner reservation, and many more. Here are some guidelines on how to set up Siri and how to enable Hey Siri on iOS 9+.
How to set up Siri and how to enable Hey Siri on iOS 9
The first and foremost thing to enable Hey Siri is installing iOS . The latest Apple smartphones iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus have iOS 9 as in-built feature already, but, you will have to update to iOS 9 if you possess other models that do not have an iOS 9.
follow the steps below to enable siri
After unlocking your device,
- Navigate to Settings from the Home screen
- Tap on General and then click on Siri
- To turn Siri on , move the Siri switch
- You can see this message on the screen: Siri sends information like your voice input, contacts, and location to Apple to process your request
- Tap on Enable Siri
- Then, move the switch next to Allow “Hey Siri”
- Finally, tap on Set Up Now
You are required to say a few phrases here like “Hey Siri”, “Hey Siri, how’s the weather today?”, and “Hey Siri, it’s me”. Just make sure that you are connected to the Internet through Wi-Fi or cellular data. Done ! You can have everything with Siri now.
Its one of the best with iOS 9 that your device doesn’t have to be plugged in when it comes to using Siri, which was the case before. Now you can use this voice command whenever you want.
Working out with Siri in iOS 9 is simply superb. Just say “Hey Siri” followed by a command or question. As mentioned earlier , you can ask Siri all kinds of questions, but not just that. You can ask Siri to do things for you; such as When you want to call someone just say “Hey Siri call (for example : Hey Siri call john). Siri can do so many things for you, like getting an app you want, finding a nice restaurant, and much more. Its simply awesome!