Apple’s new iOS 16 for Apple iPhone comes with several major improvements and features, but the company has also made iterative improvements to the built-in Siri voice assistant, including features like offline use, hang up calls via voice commands, etc.
One of the features Apple’s iPhone introduced with the new iOS 16 for Siri is the ability for the voice assistant to announce notifications through the phone’s speaker when received on the device.
In this step-by-step guide, we will show you how to enable the feature that allows Siri to announce notifications through the speaker on the Apple iPhone running the latest iOS 16 operating system.
How to Get Siri to Announce Notifications on Apple iPhone
Step 1: Open the Settings app on your Apple iPhone.
2nd step: When the app opens, tap on the “Accessibility” option from the list.
Step 3: In the accessibility settings, scroll down to the General section and select the “Siri” option.
Step 4: On the page that loads, navigate to the Voice Replies section and enable the “Announce notifications on speakerphone” option.
That’s it. Once you have followed the step-by-step guide mentioned above on your Apple iPhone, the voice assistant Siri will now start announcing all new notifications received on the device. You will see a new Announce Notifications menu from which you can select which app notifications should be announced by Siri on your smartphone.