Expanding noise cancellation in Google Meet to more devices

Expanding noise cancellation in Google Meet to more devices

Quick summary 

To limit distractions during meetings, Google Meet offers noise cancellation to filter out background noises such as a closing door or the sounds of a nearby construction site. Beginning today, noise cancellation is: 
  • Available for users with personal Google Accounts on a wider variety of Android mobile devices. 
  • Available for Google Workspace Business Starter, Education Fundamentals, Education Standard customers. 
  • Enabled by default for third-party devices that connect to Meet using Pexip 
Expanding this functionality helps make calls more productive by reducing distractions across a wider variety of devices. 

Getting started 

  • Admins: 
  • End users: 
    • Visit the Help Center to learn more about turning filtering out noise from your meeting on Google Meet.
    • If you’re joining using a Workspace account, the meeting host's Workspace edition will determine the default state. You can turn the feature on or off from the settings menu. 
    • If you’re joining a meeting on an Android device with your personal Google Account, noise cancellation is OFF by default. 

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