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Marantz Works with the Google Assistant

Marantz Works with the Google Assistant

Google Assistant voice technology paired with pure Marantz sound​

Control music seamlessly with Google Assistant

Ask your Google Home, Google app or other devices with Google Assistant built-in to control content across your Marantz and HEOS listening environment. Enjoy better control with exceptional sound. ​

‘Works with the Google Assistant’ feature is always improving. Further enhancements arrive in 2019.

What can you do with google assistant?

Current Features

Start music in the HEOS app, then ask your Google Assistant to control volume, play, pause, skip tracks and more.

“Hey Google, next track in the Living Room.”

“Hey Google, volume up in the Kitchen.”

For more details, please visit our FAQs.

frequently asked questions

Coming In 2019

‘Works with the Google Assistant’ technology is continuously improving. Beginning 2019, use your voice to queue up music services, power on/off devices, switch inputs and more — coming soon.

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The Only Hi-Fi and AVR Brand to Support All Leading Voice Agents Total Control with Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Apple Siri

FUNCTION EXAMPLE AMAZON ALEXA APPLE SIRI GOOGLE ASSISTANT
Ask to play music or a podcast (song, album, station, etc.) [Voice Agent], play The Beatles in the Living Room Yes (Amazon Music, TuneIn, iHeartRadio, Pandora) Yes (Apple Music) Coming Soon*
Volume Control** [Voice Agent], change volume to 30 in the Kitchen Yes Yes (via AirPlay only. Spotify Connect, HEOS sources etc not currently supported) Yes
Transport Control** [Voice Agent], next/previous track in the Kitchen Yes Yes (via AirPlay only. Spotify Connect, HEOS sources etc not currently supported) Yes
Power On/Off*** [Voice Agent], turn on/off the Living Room Yes No Coming Soon
Input Switching*** AVR: [Voice Agent], switch input to Blu-ray in the Living Room
Sound Bar: [Voice Agent], switch input to HDMI 1 in the Bedroom
Yes No Coming Soon
Group Devices [Voice Agent], group Kitchen and Living Room No Yes No
How to Control   Ask Alexa from Alexa app or Alexa built-in devices such as Amazon Echo devices, Polk Command Bar, etc. Ask Siri from iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple TV or HomePod Ask Google Assistant from Google Assistant app or Google Assistant built-in devices such as Google Home devices, Polk Assist, etc.
Compatible Devices   [Marantz] All AVR & HiFi models with HEOS built-in
[HEOS] HEOS 1 HS2, HEOS 3 HS2, HEOS 5 HS2, HEOS 7 HS2, HEOS Amp HS2, HEOS Link HS2, HEOS Drive HS2, HEOS Superlink, HEOS AVR, HEOS Bar, HEOS Home Cinema HS2
[Marantz] All AVR & HiFi models with HEOS built-in
[HEOS] HEOS HomeCinema HS2
[Marantz] All AVR & HiFi models with HEOS built-in
[HEOS] HEOS 1 HS2, HEOS 3 HS2, HEOS 5 HS2, HEOS 7 HS2, HEOS Amp HS2, HEOS Link HS2, HEOS Drive HS2, HEOS Superlink, HEOS AVR, HEOS Bar, HEOS Home Cinema HS2
Countries Supported   US, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Austria Global US, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand. More languages will be supported later.

*Supports music services currently featured within the HEOS app — will not play Spotify, Apple Music or Google Play Music
** Works for all music services supported by HEOS, including Spotify
*** Works on AVR & HiFi models only

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Simple Setup

Connecting Google Assistant to your devices with HEOS built-in is fast and simple — just search for the HEOS action in the Google Home app, link it with your HEOS account and follow setup instructions.​​

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Use Google Assistant with these Marantz products: