The first tvOS 16.2 beta seed for developers this week enables Siri voice recognition on Apple TV for a more personalized experience.
The new feature allows Siri to recognize your voice and switch to your Apple TV user profile, play your music and make personalized recommendations for videos, with support for up to six family members, according to Apple. The feature will be available to all users when tvOS 16.2 is released later this year – likely in December.
As mentioned by Screen Times Editor-in-Chief Sigmund Judge It’s possible to connect your Siri voice profile with your Apple TV from your iPhone or iPad. Judge shared a preview of the feature on Twitter, but it’s not fully functional yet in beta.
Here’s the setup process on iOS 16.2 There are still many questions to be answered. Unfortunately this feature doesn’t seem to be fully functional like in beta 1. pic.twitter.com/e7x80SAb63
— Sigmund Judge (@sigjudge) 25 October 2022
Apple released tvOS 16.1 earlier this week with a new compact Siri interface and added support for “Hey Siri” voice commands via AirPods on Apple TV.
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