A wake-word-detection entityAn entity represents a sensor, actor, or function in Home Assistant. Entities are used to monitor physical properties or to control other entities. An entity is usually part of a device or a service.
[Learn more] allows other integrationsIntegrations connect and integrate Home Assistant with your devices, services, and more.
[Learn more] or applications to detect wake words in streaming audio.
Building block integration
The wake-word detection integration cannot be directly used. You cannot create your own wake word entities using this integration. This integration is a building block for other integrations to use, enabling them to create wake word entities for you.