This OS is a toned down version of the latest Android Oreo OS which is now present in high-end devices.
He continued, "The Google Assistant on Android 5.0 Lollipop has started to roll out [to] users with the language set to English in the U.S., UK, India, Australia, Canada and Singapore, as well as in Spanish in the U.S., Mexico and Spain".
Google Assistant Comes to Tablets, Android 5.0 Lollipop Devices
This might sound like a bit of a non-story, but more than 26 per cent of all Android devices are still running some version of Google's ageing Android 5.0 Lollipop software. Tablet owners will get in on the action if they're on 7.0 Nougat or 6.0 Marshmallow. It is also being rolled out to users in Italy, Japan, Germany, Brazil and Korea. Google Maps Go is one of the many apps that the company had announced as part of its Android Oreo (Go Edition) - a light weight OS designed for entry-level smartphones. Now Google assistant can also recognize songs.
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