There is a new trend that the entire smartphone industry is witnessing, i.e. the emerging popularity of voice assistants. They are also referred to as personal assistants. Services or tasks for an individual can be performed by these voice assistants which are software agents. Schedule management and personal health management are some of the tasks that can be performed by these voice assistants. The basis of these services is information access ability from different online sources, user input and awareness of location. Some of the best voice assistant apps are Siri, Alexa and Google Now. Below is a description of these 3 which can help you compare all of them with each other.
1. SiriIt initiated the trend. Apple iPhone came up with it. Though it is an app but, you will be surprised to find out how funny it behaves when you ask it some silly questions. It allows you to ask anything that you want to, for example, making calls, sending text messages, setting reminders or alarm. It can be called as the jewel of the Apple iOS.
2. Google NowIt is considered to be the best virtual assistant out there for Android. You can term it as the Android version of Siri. The voice command feature is great. It’s unique feature is it gives you the information before you even desire of it, based on your history search. It might amaze you how it gives you the exact information that you are interested in, sometimes.
3. AlexaAmazon.com has developed the smart speaker, Amazon Echo. The voice service that powers it is Alexa. It provides skills or potentialities that let customers interact with devices in a more instinctive way using voice.
Technology keeps on progressing. These voice assistants are some of the best new trends in technology in the recent times. Install them and make the most of them.