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#267927 18-Feb-2020 12:47
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after being on android since around 2011-2012 I have switched to IOS.   On the new Ipad basic model and Iphone 11  siri does not work.  Android google assistant worked perfectly.  Siri keeps saying I didnt get that try again.  After trying dozens of times I gave up.   Does siri work in NZ and its just me it doesnt understand or is it not supported in NZ. I know on my appe tv4 its not supported but thought would be on Iphone


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  #2423169 18-Feb-2020 13:44
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Yes, Siri works fine on ios devices, (well as much as siri works at all)- but it should at least give you some answers

 

sounds like a setting is not set right


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  #2423174 18-Feb-2020 14:01
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I use Siri often, but she/he does get some stuff wrong. 

 

It takes some time to "learn" how you speak. 

 

 

 

Strong accents are a no-go for Siri, as are colloquialisms. 





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  #2423178 18-Feb-2020 14:19
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Thank you. I guess I can keep trying for it to understand me. I am Kiwi born and bred so no "broad" accent


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  #2423180 18-Feb-2020 14:23
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I am guessing your internet is fast and stable enough?


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  #2423261 18-Feb-2020 15:25
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Gilco2:

 

I am Kiwi born and bred so no "broad" accent

 

 

Try talking with more of an american accent :D





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  #2423269 18-Feb-2020 15:42
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halper86:

 

I am guessing your internet is fast and stable enough?

 

 

Yes I use 5g to connect to router and am on very stable fibre 100/20


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