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Google first unveiled its Call Screen feature alongside the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL back last year in October. This feature is made specifically for to avoid the uneasiness and frustration of listening to unknown or unwanted calls. This feature will listen to the call on the user behalf and respond accordingly. So, the Call Screen answers incoming calls, asks the person for more information, transcribing their response in real time. Not only that it will provide have options throughout the screening process to better handle the call. The feature is presently accessible on the Pixel 2, 2 XL, Pixel 3 and 3 XL.

The working is very self-explanatory as it saves what the caller says to Assistant and vice versa. Though there is no short key to it, but Google call screen has easy setting to do make it active.

Google Call Screen

This Call Screening is a default feature in Google Pixel 3’s phone app. The user doesn’t to download or to do anything to get. Well, the question is how it works. It like that when the user will get a call, there’s a “Screen call” option above the answer or reject button.

This screen call feature will uses Google Assistant to reply the call for you. After that the caller will have these voices, “Hi, the person you’re calling is using a screening service from Google, and will get a copy of this conversation. Go ahead and say your name, and why you’re calling.”

How the user can do it, just simply tapping on the button to at once answer the call. And after that Google Assistant will do rest of the thing. However, the initial script for the call is always the same. Google will allow the caller know that user is using the call screen service. By that, you can ask the unwanted or unknown caller to identify him and the reason of calling as well.

Once the caller begins talking, a transcript of his or her response will show up on your phone’s screen in real time. Just below the transcript will be a number of buttons for the user to ask further questions of the caller, tell the caller that the user is busy, or tell that the user is not interested ad told the caller to call the user later.

Well not only that, there is another interesting feature is to change the voice used for Call Screen. It means the user can switch the default voice into a male or female voice as well.

For that, user has to go to the phone app and then tap on the menu button then Settings. Coming to the bottom of the options will be Call Screen. Just select the Call Screen then Voice. After listening to a preview of each voice, select the one you want to use and back out of the settings.