Samsung’s Bixby voice assistant is one of the smartest ways to manage things effortlessly. Unfortunately, Bixby not working on some Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus devices. There might be some problem with your carrier or improper settings and that may be the reason that Bixby is not working on your phone. Let’s figure out how to fix Bixby not working on Galaxy S8 or S8+.
Bixby smart assistant includes vision, home, and reminder features. Additionally, it also has the ability to perform some of your manual tasks on your side like editing photos or sending emails on your command. Bixby is accessible in more 200 countries including UK, Canada, Australia, and South Africa. It is also included in Galaxy Note 8 phone. But, some Galaxy S8 users are not able to access Bixby on their phone. Sometime Bixby assistant doesn’t support voice commands, and some users aren’t able to launch the Bixby at all. If you are really in a rush to use Bixby on your Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus and Bixby voice not working, then let’s try this solution to fix it.
Bixby Not Working on Galaxy S8 and S8+? How to Fix It
After reading some quires about Bixby on forums, we have found these ways to get rid of this issue. Scroll down to see these solutions.
Solution #1: Add your Samsung account
Well, most smartphones encourage you to use their own user accounts to access some extra features. Hence, if you add your Samsung account to your smartphone, you can enjoy some extra feature like Samsung Apps, Samsung Dive, and a variety of other Samsung services. Therefore, you also need to add your Samsung account to your S8 device to access Bixby voice assistant elegantly. Well, it’s quite simple to add your Samsung account. You just need to follow these below steps:
Step #1. Launch Settings on your Galaxy S8 or S8+ smartphone.
Solutions #2: Clear caches and data in Bixby Voice/Service/Home/Global Action
Caches are temporarily stored files that allow you to speedily load the file. Sometimes these caches file effect on your smartphone. It slows down the performance and drains the battery too. If somehow you are not able to access Bixby on your Galaxy S8 smartphone, then you ought to delete caches and data on your smartphone.
Step #1. Open Settings on your Galaxy S8 or S8+ smartphone.
Step #2. Next up, tap on Apps to open Application Manager.
Step #3. Head over to All Apps and look for Bixby.
Step #4. Select Bixby Voice/Service/Home/Global Action respectively and tap on Storage.
Step #5. Now, clear caches and data.
Step #6. Restart your phone, double tap on Bixby button and follow the setup process.
Hopefully, now you will be able to use Bixby smart assistant on your Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. You can also try to update your Galaxy apps and download the latest version of Bixby and update it.
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