1. Activate Bixby
To use Bixby, you first need to activate it. You can do this by pressing the Bixby button on the side of your device, or by saying “Hi, Bixby” if you have enabled the voice wake-up feature. If you don’t have a dedicated Bixby button, you can access Bixby by swiping right on your home screen.
2. Give a command
Once Bixby is activated, you can give it a command or ask it a question. For example, you can say “What’s the weather like today?” or “Set a timer for 10 minutes.” Bixby can also perform more complex tasks, such as booking a restaurant reservation or finding a movie to watch.
3. Customize Bixby
Bixby is highly customizable, and you can train it to recognize your voice and your preferences. To do this, open the Bixby app and go to the settings. From here, you can choose to retrain Bixby’s voice model or customize its language and region settings.
4. Use Bixby Vision
Bixby Vision is a feature that allows you to use your camera to identify objects and find information about them. To use Bixby Vision, open the camera app and tap on the Bixby Vision icon. You can use Bixby Vision to identify products, landmarks, and even translate text.
5. Use Bixby Routines
Bixby Routines is a feature that allows you to automate tasks based on your location, time of day, or other factors. To set up a Bixby Routine, open the Bixby app and tap on Routines. From here, you can create custom routines that perform specific actions based on your preferences.
6. Use Bixby Home
Bixby Home is a feature that displays personalized information on your device’s home screen. To access Bixby Home, swipe right on your home screen. Here, you can see your schedule, weather updates, and other information that is relevant to you.
7. Use Bixby on other devices
Bixby is not only available on Samsung smartphones but also on other Samsung devices such as tablets, smartwatches, and smart TVs. You can use Bixby to control your TV, set up alarms on your watch, or play music on your tablet.
8. Use Bixby Dictation
Bixby Dictation allows you to speak out your text messages, emails, or notes. You can activate Bixby Dictation by tapping the microphone icon on your keyboard or by saying “Hi, Bixby” and then “Dictate.” Bixby will transcribe your speech into text, making it easy to send messages or take notes hands-free.
9. Use Bixby Voice
Bixby’s voice feature allows you to control your device hands-free. You can use voice commands to make phone calls, send messages, play music, and much more. To activate Bixby Voice, press and hold the Bixby button or say “Hi, Bixby” and then give your command.
10. Use Bixby Quick Commands
Bixby Quick Commands is a feature that allows you to create custom voice commands for specific actions. For example, you can create a quick command that turns on your device’s flashlight when you say “Light it up.” To create a Bixby Quick Command, open the Bixby app and go to Quick Commands.
Bixby is a powerful virtual assistant that can help you with a variety of tasks on your Samsung device. Whether you’re setting a reminder or searching for a restaurant, Bixby can help make your life easier. With a bit of practice, you’ll quickly become comfortable using Bixby and taking advantage of all its features.