Cortana is presently accessible to all Android users – well in limited locations. Microsoft has released its public beta of its its digital voice assistant for gadgets controlled by Google’s OS. Cortana is accessible for download in the US by means of Google Play Store. It is formally not yet accessible in South Africa, but rather you can manually install it on your device.
Once in the past only accessible on Windows Phone, Microsoft reported in May that it would release Cortana on rival operating systems, Android and iOS. Private Android beta of Cortana got spilled in June, giving Android clients an early take a gander at Microsoft’s computerized assistant.
Cortana for Android is fundamentally the same to its Windows Phone partner. It keeps up the same client interface and functionalities. In the event that you’ve never utilized Cortana, it is Microsoft’s thoughts on computerized voice colleague. It rivals Apple’s Siri, and’s Google Now.
You can have Cortana take notes, include updates, and approach it for climate and activity upgrades. Cortana is likewise accessible on Windows 10, Microsoft’s most current desktop working framework. On the off chance that you are utilizing it on you’re PC, you can utilize Cortana for Android as a sidekick application. Once coordinated, you will have the capacity to see your notes, messages, and different things from PC matched up directly into your Android cell phone.
The arrival of Cortana signs Microsoft’s developing enthusiasm to grasp rival stages. The organization which beforehand barely thought about clients on rivalry stages, now understands that its most grounded wager to get them locally available is by adjusting to the stage they incline toward.
Cortana for Android will ideally leave open beta and see a last discharge in the coming weeks. Microsoft will likewise discharge Cortana for iOS gadgets. However, the shut way of Apple’s stage is liable to make it troublesome for Microsoft to make Cortana as helpful on iOS as it’s on different stages.
In case you’re in South Africa or some other non-US locale, Cortana’s open beta for Android is not authoritatively accessible in your region. Meanwhile, there’s still an approach to download Cortana on your device sideload manually. You can snatch the application from a reliable third-party app store here.