Apple iOS 7 update improves Siri voice assistant



Apple is constantly improving the technology of Siri voice assistant. With the iOS 7 firmware,  personal assistant began to better understand voice calls , fewer turns to Google search and more accurate in their responses , according to analyst Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray.

The primary improvement between Siri in iOS 6 and iOS 7 came from its performance in noisier areas, where Siri was able to translate better through a noisy environment (94% vs. 83% correct in Aug iOS 6). Based on our testing, iOS 7 Siri’s net ability to answer questions (factors in questions not correctly understood) improved to 79% from 77% in August with iOS 6.” – says Munster .

The analyst noted that a year ago, 27 % of responses voice technology Apple requested by Google. In August, the figure dropped to 17% , and in December – up to 4 %.

As you know , Apple is trying to get rid of rival technologies in their products. In Cupertino removed from the operating system built-in YouTube app and mapping service Google Maps, replacing the latter on its own service .


In Apple iOS 7 liquidation endured construction Google. Same old search engine in voice assistant Siri appointed Microsoft Bing, and to answer different questions lend a hand Wikipedia and WolframAlpha. As well as, customers are triggered to make a choice sure international locations to not seek for Google, and different services and products.

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