Google TV’s much-requested user profiles feature delayed
- Google TV’s individual user profiles have been delayed for the next few months.
- The much-requested feature was first announced in early October.
- The platform’s new Ambient Mode cards, however, will roll out on time.
Since Google TV’s launch in 2020, it’s been missing one seemingly obvious feature: support for multiple user profiles. Google announced in October 2021 that it would add user profiles to Google TV “in the coming weeks,” but that update never arrived. Now, Google (via 9to5Google) has confirmed that user profiles will be delayed even further.
The company says support for individual user profiles will roll out to Google TV “in the coming months.” Whether that means a January-February release or later, we don’t know.