Huawei wants to launch outside of China’s own voice assistant

At Huawei already has a virtual assistant Xiaoyi, but it works only for users in China. Now the company intends to conquer the international market.

At Huawei already has a virtual assistant Xiaoyi, but it works only for users in China. Now the company intends to conquer the international market.

Huawei is going to release on the international market its own voice assistant that will compete with Amazon and Google Alexa Assistant. This was told by Executive Director of Huawei Devices, Richard Yu (Richard Yu).
What is Xiaoyi

At Huawei already has its own virtual assistant called Xiaoyi, but you hardly heard about it. And all because it is available only in China. It works in pair with smart blade, Huawei AI Cube, which, unlike Xiaoyi, left and outside of China. In other countries column comes complete with the Alexa from Amazon.

Will there be Xiaoyi to the international market, and Huawei will create another helper separately for “Nikita” — is not yet clear.
When to wait

According to Richard Yu, the voice assistant still it is necessary to bring to mind before you give him a foreign “residence permit”. How much time will it take — is unknown.

Until then, Huawei will use in their devices Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

Source: CNBC