Samsung Gives Clues about The Virtual Assistant That Will Debut with The Galaxy S8
If something will be remembered this fall in the technology sector is by all the controversy surrounding the Galaxy Note 7. The damage caused to the Samsung brand has not yet been quantified, but there is no doubt that It will be a hard to forget by all episode, and what better way to turn the page, which put right its mistakes with its next flagship.
This year, the Samsung Galaxy S8 rumors seem to have started with greater intensity, and it is that besides the next high-end brand, this model is called to restore confidence in the brand. The latest clues on the Galaxy S8 come directly from Samsung and refer to the virtual assistant that will integrate, which have offered some new details.
An Assistant to join them all
Samsung not normally provide details about future releases, but in the case of the S8 Galaxy have made any further exception and a few days ago confirmed that in effect, It released a virtual assistant based on artificial intelligence as talked about in rumors.
Recently we learned that Samsung had acquired the start-up Viv Labs, known for the virtual assistant and that its members are some of the creators of Siri, the wizard of Apple. After the purchase began to speculate the possibility of Samsung to integrate this technology into its next flagship and this has been.
Now, according to The Korea Herald, in a meeting between Samsung and Viv Labs, several managers of the brand talked about features that will provide the wizard of the Galaxy S8 that according to rumors It could be called Bixby, Although this has not yet been confirmed.
Although the Galaxy S8 will be the team released this technology, Samsung wants to expand its range of action to other kinds of devices and create a ecosystem focused on the Internet of Things It would not be limited to the smartphone, if not that would be installed also in home equipment such as appliances.
In addition, Bixby will offer advantages to users from the point of view of usability. While other attendees have to resort to different apps to, for example, ordering food at a restaurant, Viv Labs solution would do it all with voice commands without jumping between apps.
If everything continues as planned, the Samsung Galaxy S8 will be official during the Mobile World Congress at the end of the month of February. According to the rumors, as well as the virtual assistant, could also come in a version with screen 4K intended for virtual reality and created a new system of dual camera.