Use Focals to send and reply to messages using voice to text or Smart Replies (including emojis!)
Move right from your Now view to see Messages. SMS messages that are sent to your regular phone number will display on your Messages view with a visual emoji summary that gets you up-to-speed with your conversations at a glance.
Compose new messages to your 10 favorite or most recent contacts. You can add favorites on Focals or in the Focals app.
Use Smart Replies to quickly respond to conversations or start new ones
Say what’s on your mind and have it transcribed into a message
Add contacts to your favorites so they’re always available in your Compose menu
Move up from your Messages view to compose a new message
Select from your 10 most recent or favorite contacts
For iOS only
Focals come with a private phone number that allows you to send and receive SMS messages. Here is what your contacts will see when they receive a message sent from Focals: