How to Use Google Gemini on iPhone without Google app

Last month, Google officially announced its most advanced AI model, dubbed Gemini, which was later made available to the public. I already shared a step-by-step guide on how you can use it on your iPhone or iPad. The official way to access Google Gemini on iPhone is by using the Google app. Thanks to developers, you can now access Gemini on your iPhone without a Google app, read on to learn how.

Shortcuts app is one of the best apps on iPhone, we can create numerous useful shortcuts along with automations to get things done. Developers taking advantage of Shortcuts, made a shortcut that let users use Google Gemini without even logging in with the Google account.

ProCreations’ new shortcut allows users to add prompts and get replies from Google’s newest AI model, Gemini. Obviously, you can’t replace Siri with Gemini, but if you own the iPhone 15 Pro or iPhone 15 Pro Max, then you can assign the shortcut to the Action Button and launch it quickly. If you own the older model running on iOS 16 or newer, then you can add a shortcut widget to the lock screen.

How to Access Google Gemini through a Shortcut on iPhone

Gemini Chat Pro is a free shortcut and it also supports Gemini Pro. You can easily set it up on your iPhone or iPad, all you need is the Shortcuts app and Gemini Chat shortcut configured.

Step 1: Install the Shortcuts app on your iPhone or iPad from the App Store.

Step 2: Now Go to the Gemini Pro Chat shortcut page and tap the Get Shortcut button or scan the QR code.

Step 3: Tap the Add Shortcut button.

Step 4: The shortcut will appear on the home screen of the app, tap the Gemini Chat shortcut.

Step 5: When you see the “How can I help you?” box on the screen, simply enter the prompt and tap done.

Step 6: You will get the reply instantly, after reading it tap done. You can ask follow-up questions by adding the prompt in the “Anything Else?” box.

This is how you can use the Google Gemini on your iPhone or iPad without installing the Google app. There’s no doubt it works similarly to the official method, but, for the best experience, you can always use the official Google app.

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Haneet Singh

Haneet is the Founder and Editor-In-Chief of YTECHB. He has a huge passion for tinkering with latest smartphones, wearables, smart home devices, smart TVs, and more. As an avid Apple Ecosystem user, he loves customizing his iPhone and iPad to suit his needs. For tips, you can connect Haneet at In 2019, Haneet and the YTECHB team exclusively shared the wallpapers of iPhone 11 right before the launch event. In 2020, Haneet alongside his team members shared exclusive renders and official photos of two Samsung Galaxy smartphones - the Galaxy M11, and Galaxy M21. Later, the YTECHB team leaks information about Motorola's feature phones and Razr 3. In the last few months, our team shared Galaxy S24 Ultra leaks and more. You may come across his work getting mentioned in The Times of India, India Today, Hindustan Times, NDTV, TechRadar, Digital Trends, Yahoo News, GSMArena, Android Authority, Android Central, Android Headlines, SamMobile, XDA, 9to5Google, and many other publications. He works across news, updates, features, guides, and more. If YTECHB writes about it, you can expect him to be involved in some way.

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