What is Bixby Voice?

Last modified : Mar 15. 2018
What is Bixby Voice?

Talk, Tap or Type

With Bixby, getting things done has never been easier.
Bixby knows your phone’s apps and how to use them.
Plus you can talk, tap or type, because Bixby understands it all.

What is Bixby Voice?

Talk naturally

Bixby understands what you say and gets smarter over time.

By learning how you say things and what you do most, Bixby makes your life easier.

Please Note: Bixby recognises selected languages. Others to be supported. Bixby Voice is designed to recognise certain accents and dialects, depending on the supported languages.

What is Bixby Voice?

Communicate seamlessly

Bixby goes beyond just voice commands by allowing you to move seamlessly between modes of interaction.

You can say a command, type an action or tap a suggested one.

What is Bixby Voice?

How do I set up Bixby Voice?Click to Expand

Please Note the following:


    ● Your device must have a valid Internet connection to use Bixby.


    ● You will also need to have a Samsung account to use Bixby. Click here to learn how to create a Samsung account.


    ● When registering your voice with Bixby, it is important to be clear:

        ○ Speak at a constant speed.

        ○ Speak loudly and clearly in a quiet place.

        ○ Hold your phone 15-30 cm away from your face.

1 Open Bixby Home by pressing the dedicated Bixby key.
Open Bixby Home
2 Tap on the More options located near the top right of the screen and then tap on Settings.

3 Toggle the switch to enable Bixby Voice.
Toggle the switch
4 Press and hold the dedicated Bixby key.

You will be prompted to Update Bixby. Tap on Update to proceed.

Please Note: It is recommended to be connected to a Wi-Fi network as additional fees may apply to your service network provider.

Tap Update to update Bixby Voice.
5 Tap on Next to proceed to the next step.
How to set up Bixby Voice
6 Choose a language you wish to use for Bixby Voice and then tap Confirm.

Please Note: Currently the English (US), Korean & Chinese language are supported.

There will be further updates once more languages have been added.

Select your language
7 Follow the steps of the tutorial on the different ways of calling Bixby.

8 You will now need to register your voice to call Bixby verbally.

Tap the Bixby logo located near the bottom of the screen to start.


9 Follow the on-screen prompts to start familiarising your voice with Bixby.

○ Speak at a constant speed

○ Speak loudly and clearly in a quiet place.

○ Hold your phone 6 to 12 inches (15 - 30 cm) away from your face.


10 Enabling Bixby voice wake-up allows you to call out Bixby at any time by calling out "Hi Bixby" to get started. You can follow up by giving a command. Some examples are displayed below. Tap on Next to proceed.
How to set up Bixby Voice
11 Create a Voice password. It is not mandatory to create a Voice password, so you may tap on Skip located near the bottom left side of the screen if you do not wish to create a Voice password at this time.

If you wish to create a Voice password, tap on Next to proceed.

How to set up Bixby Voice
12 Clearly speak out the Voice password you wish to use. If Bixby has correctly understood the password, tap on Continue and confirm by speaking out the same Voice password again.

13 Follow the on-screen prompts by reading out clearly the following sentences.

Once you have completed the on-screen prompts, tap on Next to proceed.

14 You will now need to teach Bixby your pronunciation style so that Bixby can understand you better.

Read out the following sentences aloud. Once complete, the next step will be automatically displayed.


How to set up Bixby Voice
How to set up Bixby Voice
15 When giving Bixby a task, you can tell Bixby to open a certain app/service and then perform a task within that app/service. See the below for some examples that you can perform. Tap Next to proceed to the next step.
How to set up Bixby Voice
16 Bixby work with these apps currently and is constantly increasing its supported range.

Be on the lookout for further updates. Tap on Update to update the Bixby supported apps or tap on Later to update your apps at a later time.

Please Note: Apps which work with Bixby need to be constantly updated in order to work together. It is highly recommended to be connected to a Wi-Fi network to avoid any additional costs which may incur with your Service Provider.

How to set up Bixby Voice
How to set up Bixby Voice
17 There are about 3,000 different you can try out with Bixby.

See the following for some examples you can perform with Bixby. Tap on Next to proceed to the next step.

How to set up Bixby Voice
18 Build up your experience with Bixby. The more you use Bixby, the more Bixby learns.

If Bixby does not recognise a command that you have told it to do, you can always teach it what to do.

Tap on Done to complete the set up for Bixby Voice.

How to set up Bixby Voice

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