الثلاثاء، 3 يناير 2017
Lenovo unveals an Echo alternative
The last holiday season was so successful for voice-activated devices that Lenovo decided to jump the bandwagon and join the headliners Amazon and Google. The company introduced its own Smart Assistant with Amazon Alexa. The device looks a lot like Amazon Echo, but comes in prettier colors. Lenovo built the device in collaboration with Amazon which makes the similarity not that surprising.
The Alexa-voiced Smart Assistant is cylindrical device with a silver upper part and vivid colored lower portion. The upper part with the controls is designed to look like it is levitating. Lenovo implemented 8 360-degree microphones with echo cancellation and noise suppression. Theres also a version with Harman Kardon audio.
Lenovo Smart Assistant Harman Kardon edition in Black
The device picks up commands from up to 16 feet or almost 5 meters which isnt very useful if you try to tell it something from the other room.
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