There are a lot of people in India who love to speak Hindi language more than English language. Alexa could not interact with Alexa users in Hindi till now. This was an issue for Alexa users who prefer Hindi over English. Amazon has now provided the facility to support Hindi and Hinglish languages in its smart voice assistant Alexa. To begin with Hindi, now all you have to say is, “Alexa, help me set in Hindi.” Isn’ that Cool??
Existing Echo customers in India can choose the Hindi option through the language options inside the device settings on the Alexa app. Echo Show users can access the Settings section to change the language by swiping the screen from top to bottom.
Alexa will now also be able to understand commands like ‘Latest hindi gaane sunao’, ‘Cricket Score batao’, ‘Sher Ki Awaaz Sunao’ and ‘Apne Baare me batao’. Rohit Prasad, vice president and head scientist of Alexa AI Amazon, expressed happiness over the convenience of interacting with Alexa in Hindi.
Alexa-Hindi is available in a range of Bose smart speakers. Apart from this, brands like Motorola, Mybox, Boat, Potronix, Fingers, Sony, iBall and Dish will soon launch devices supporting the Hindi language. Along with this, these companies will also update the already existing Alexa-built devices.
Prasad said, “We are waiting for Alexa to make our Hindi-speaking customers happy and work with developers in India.” Soon, without changing the language settings of the client, from Alexa to English to Hindi Will be able to talk Thousands of developers have already started working on the Hindi version of Alexa in this direction.
So, this is a great move for Indian Alexa users and this will make Hindi users happy. Stay tuned with LatestStuffUpdates more such tech news and updates.