Speech recognition technology is increasingly getting better as many people want to become lazier. They want to control their devices or get connected to everything through word of mouth. Soon there will be more voice-activated gadgets that will perform everything through voice command. So far, these are some of the great voice recognition gadgets you didn’t know you wanted for the holidays:
Samsung Galaxy S5
Samsung Galaxy S5 is the latest gadget from Samsung designed to respond to voice commands. You can talk to this gadget to perform functions such as launching the camera, checking missed notification from your social media sites, playing music or launching the S Voice. This gadget is surprisingly awesome, but it has been underused by many people. If you want to experiment with some voice controls in this gadget, you can initiate calls, send texts, request a particular song, take a photo, adjust volume or open up the calendar. All you need is your voice.
iPhone 6s is designed with a program known as Siri. This app acts as a personal assistant, demonstrating a high level of innovation as far as voice recognition is concerned. It is properly one of the best voice control technology program ever developed. The program makes the iPhone 6s more advanced that you don’t need to worry too much about the type of voice commands accepted. All you will need is to speak and wait for the program to understand what you are saying and respond with accordingly. As the holiday approaches, you will need something to keep you laughing. The iPhone 6s’s Siri has a sense of humor whenever you are testing its voice action commands.
Sony SmartWatch 3
Sony SmartWatch 3 is a voice activated watch from Sony. This watch can do almost everything for you. It can help you make hotel reservations, get weather details, know directions, make hotel reservations and do many more things for you just by the use of voice.
The gadget comes with a slick new all-metal design, stylish looking stainless steel body and built-in GPS. It is one of the best smartwatches available in the market today.
Amazon Echo is one of the best-selling voice activated gadget. This gadget is activated using a special password. Using your voice, you can get different information such as weather, news, sports news, traffic updates and many more. The gadget is controlled by a customized far-field voice coming from across the room. Another notable feature in Amazon Echo includes a 360º Omni-directional audio. The device is compatible with select devices such as Insteon, Philips Hue, Belkin WeMo, SmartThings and Wink, which control switches and lights also by use of voice. Amazon Echo is currently priced at $179.99 from Amazon.
Skully Smart Helmet
If you are planning this holiday to go hiking or camping with your motorcycle, Skully Smart Helmet is the gadget for you. Just like smart TVs, smartwatches and smartphones, motorcycle manufacturers have also seen the need to design smart helmets. This helmet is designed with a heads-up display system that is equipped with Bluetooth connectivity, GPS navigation, and a full 180-degree rear view camera. All these functions are controlled by voice. You can, therefore, talk to this helmet to take pictures, listen to music, get direction or turn on motorcycle speakers while riding.
The list of voice-activated gadgets is long. The one listed above are the latest in the market, which you can purchase to help you enjoy your holiday.