Turn on Bixby Voice wake-up

Bixby Voice Wake up screen on Note10

You don’t need to press a button when you want to call Bixby; you can do it hands-free with Voice wake-up. Once this feature is set up, all you have to do is say “Hi, Bixby,” and Bixby will make your wish its command.

Turn on Bixby Voice wake-up

There’s no need to fumble with the Bixby key when you want something done. Just call Bixby with your voice.

To set up Voice wake-up, open Bixby using the Bixby or Side key, depending on your model and settings. Tap More Options, and then tap Settings. Tap Voice wake-up, and then tap the switch next to Wake with “Hi, Bixby.” From there, follow the on-screen prompts.

When you set up Bixby Voice for the first time, you will be prompted to set up Voice wake-up.

Voice wake-up screen with Wake with "Hi, Bixby" off

More Voice wake-up options

Do you keep waking up Bixby by accident? No worries, you can adjust Bixby's wake-up sensitivity as well as some other settings, so Bixby will be easier to use.

The following Voice wake-up options are available:

  • Wake-up sensitivity: Set Bixby's Voice wake-up sensitivity. If you lower the sensitivity, you will be less likely to unintentionally wake up Bixby.

Options for Wake-up sensitivity, Improve voice wake-up accuracy, Delete voice wake-up recordings
  • Voice unlock: Allow Bixby to unlock your phone when you say "Hi, Bixby."

  • Improve voice wake-up accuracy: Record your voice again in places you usually use Bixby to improve its accuracy.

  • Delete voice wake-up recordings: Delete any previous voice wake-up recordings.

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