A lost Huawei Mate S will answer you if you call out for it
posted by Alan F. / Sep 13, 2015, 3:47 PM
So let's say that you've set your keyword to 'Mate." If you can't find your handset, you merely say "Hey Mate," followed by "Where are you?" Your Huawei Mate S will then vibrate, set off the flash, shake some more, and then play some music. While the music is bouncing out of the speaker, you can hear the phone say repeatedly, "I'm here."
It will be interesting to see if Huawei includes this feature on the Huawei Nexus 6. The manufacturer's first Nexus handset is expected to be unveiled on September 29th with pre-orders rumored to begin on October 13th.
The video below shows the "Find Your Phone feature, but on the Huawei P8. It works the same way on the Mate S.
source: Huawei via AndroidCentral
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Cool feature. Saying hey Siri should garner an audible alert.
posted on Sep 13, 2015, 3:52 PM 8
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I do that with my Nexus 6! I shout out "Okay Google, play music" and then I begin my search :p
posted on Sep 13, 2015, 5:59 PM 10
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You can either say hey Siri or get an Apple watch.
posted on Sep 13, 2015, 4:34 PM 2
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You can say that or get an Apple Watch, but I highly doubt that either will help you find your Mate S. You know, since that is what this article is about, and you provided no further context or content in your comment other than literally stating two things you can do.
posted on Sep 13, 2015, 4:41 PM 13
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This feature would be neat on stuff like keys or wallets that I keep forgetting where I put them.
posted on Sep 13, 2015, 4:52 PM 0
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and your friend will keep saying that keyword, and your phone will be busy inside your pocket.. but still wont beat > lots iphone user in public space + always-on siri + someone yelling "hey siri" "call 911"
posted on Sep 13, 2015, 7:31 PM 0
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