How to Replace Siri with Google Voice Search using NowNow [Cydia Tweak]

Last month Google has updated Google Search for iOS with Voice Search feature, which performs more better than Siri. So, here comes jailbreak community with NowNow, a free Cydia tweak which brings Google’s virtual voice assistant access on iOS just like Siri.

Replace Siri with Google Voice Search in iOS


Visit BigBoss repository through Cydia, to download NowNow and install it


When NowNow installation will finish, it will ask to Restart Springboard so tap on the available option


Springboard restarts then tap on “Settings” > “NowNow” > “Activation Methods”

To launch Google Voice Search in iOS from anywhere, just press and hold “Home” button as it will launch NowNow which starts working like Siri on iPhone.

Note: To use NowNow on your jailbroken iDevice first install latest Google Search app.

8 comments… add one
Stewart November 8, 2012, 6:33 pm

Why to replace Siri on iPhone?

Emmali November 9, 2012, 2:19 pm

I’ve experienced Google Voice Search on iPhone that is really good in comparison of Apples voice assistance Siri.

Lopes November 12, 2012, 8:39 am

I like Siri don’t wnt to replace on iphone.

Nolan November 14, 2012, 11:15 am

Google Voice search works excellent in place of Siri.

Ferguos November 15, 2012, 8:18 pm

Just a battle of technology developers otherwise its nice to stay with Siri on iPhone.

Geoff November 20, 2012, 10:23 am

Works fine on iPad 2.

Heigl November 27, 2012, 9:54 am

No need to replace Siri.

williams-gillen June 16, 2013, 3:14 am

This is a really good tip

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