Article ID : SX505403 / Last Modified : 01/08/2019

What is Now on Tap in Android 6.0 or higher?

    Now on Tap is an extension of the Google™ Search application. The feature searches what is displayed on screen and provides information back to you based on what it sees. Now on Tap is available in devices running Android™ version 6.0 or higher that have the Google™ app installed. The feature can display the following information:
    • Web pages
    • Map info, directions and phone numbers
    • Images
    • Calendar events

    To turn on Now on Tap

    1. Touch and hold the Home button.
    2. Follow the instructions in your device to turn on Now on Tap.