Instant answers to all your questions on one Yandex app screen – weather forecast, current traffic, breaking news, currency exchange rates, TV listings, running movies, closest POIs. And you can Yandex it for what to cook for dinner or whose song is playing on the radio. Type, speak or upload a picture to find all the answers. Yandex your way through life:
• Check the weather forecast and current traffic.
• Follow events in Russia and other countries; read the latest headlines for politics, economics, science, sports and other news.
• See places near you on a map – ATMs, restaurants, stores and other businesses with contact details and working hours.
• Search with your voice – tap the microphone and say what you are looking for.
• Get your answers with predictive search – simply start typing to pick your answer from search suggestions.
• Follow video or image instructions to put up a set of shelves, cook a steak or do anything you have never done before.
• Keep up with your mail – log into your Yandex account to receive new email notifications.
• Read QR-codes with the built-in scanner.
Alice is a built-in voice assistant and can be set as the default Assistant on the device. It provides weather and traffic information, sets wake-up alarm and reminders, finds any information in the Internet, tells a stories and even supports small-talk conversations. To set Alice as default assistant, open the Settings menu on your device, go to Assist & Voice input -> Assist app and choose Yandex.
The Yandex app is currently available only in Russian, Ukrainian and Turkish.
– The app's home screen now accommodates more helpful information, and news
headlines and other cards in the feed remain accessible even without an Internet
– A new games section is now available. You don't need to install the games —
just launch one, and you're good to go.
– You can now take advantage of the Smart Lock technology: it will help you easily
log in to Yandex even after changing your phone.