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Insignia Voice Speaker with Google Assistant Built In (NS-CSPGASP-B / NS-CSPGASP-BC / NS-CSPGASP-G / NS-CSPGASP2 / NS-CSPGASP2-C)

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General

Question 1: What is a smart speaker?

Question 2: Which virtual assistant does this speaker have?

Question 3: Which smart gadgets does this speaker work with?

Question 4: How many speakers are in this device?

Question 5: What is the speaker wattage?

Question 6: How does this speaker receive updates?

Question 7: Why does LOAD display on the screen?

Question 8: Does this speaker work with Android TV devices, Chromecast, or Chromecast Audio?

Question 9: Does this speaker record information?

Question 10: What accessories, IOT devices, and music services does this speaker work with?

Question 11: Does this speaker use any data from my cell service?

Question 12: Are there alternate chimes for the alarm?

Question 13: Does this speaker work with Alexa?

Question 14: Is this speaker compatible with Apple products?

 

Setup

Question 15: What do you need to use this speaker?

Question 16: What do I do if I have trouble during setup?

 

Usage

Question 17: How do I turn this speaker on and off?

Question 18: How do I use voice commands with this speaker?

Question 19: Can you change the speaker’s Hot Word from “OK Google”?

Question 20: Can others use this speaker?

Question 21: Does Google Assistant speak or answer to foreign languages?

Question 22: How far away can this speaker pick up voice?

Question 23: Can this speaker make phone calls?

Question 24: Can I play music/podcasts that I have downloaded to my phone on this speaker?

Question 25: Can this speaker connect to my network and play the same music as my other Google Homes...

Question 26: Can this speaker operate in multi-room mode and play the same music as my other Google ...

Question 27: Can this speaker use multiple services simultaneously?

Question 28: How do I change the time on the speaker?

Question 29: Do I need to reset the alarm when the power goes out?

Question 30: Does this speaker link to Google Calendar?

Question 31: How long is the temperature displayed on screen?

Question 32: How do I change this speaker’s location information?

Question 33: Can I plug this speaker in and use it in other countries?

Question 34: What Android OS is needed for the apps that are used with the speaker?

 

Troubleshooting

No power

No sound or low volume in Bluetooth mode

Cannot establish Bluetooth connection

My Bluetooth device keeps unpairing

“NS-CSPGASP” or “NS-CSPGASP2” does not appear on my Bluetooth device

My device cannot connect to Wi-Fi

The Google Home app cannot find the device

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Question 1: What is a smart speaker?

A smart speaker is a speaker that has microphones to pick up voice commands, connects to your home Wi-Fi, and can be used to control all of your smart home gadgets.

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Question 2: Which virtual assistant does this speaker have?

This speaker has Google Assistant built in.

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Question 3: Which smart gadgets does this speaker work with?

Google Home currently supports Nest, SmartThings, Philips Hue, IFTTT for smart home devices, and more to come. To control these smart gadgets, you will need to set up your speaker, purchase and set up a hub, and purchase and set up smart gadgets. See the instructions manual that comes with your purchased hub or smart gadget for more information.

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Question 4: How many speakers are in this device?

  • NS-CSPGASP has two speakers. Stereo (2)
  • NS-CSPGASP2 has three speakers. Stereo (2) Subwoofer (1)
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Question 5: What is the speaker wattage?

  • NS-CSPGASP’s wattage is 8W.
  • NS-CSPGASP2’s wattage is 18W.
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Question 6: How does this speaker receive updates?

This speaker will automatically update if it is idle, powered on, and connected to Wi-Fi.

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Question 7: Why does LOAD display on the screen?

This means that the firmware is updating.

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Question 8: Does this speaker work with Android TV devices, Chromecast, or Chromecast Audio?

Yes.

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Question 9: Does this speaker record information?

When you wake up the speaker via pressing and holding the Play/Pause button or by saying “OK Google” or “Hey Google,” the speaker will submit anything that is spoken as a Google search. These submissions are recorded and can be viewed online. You can delete anything or everything you’ve said from your history.