If a survey is to be believed, 31% of mobile users across the world use voice technology at least once a week. It also reveals that the total voice search user base in the US is approximately 42.7%.
The survey indicates the fast-growing acceptance and thus popularity of voice search technology, though it is still at the initial stage. It also increased demand for those devices integrated with voice technology.
The reason why people get enticed to use voice search devices is that it reduces their efforts in searching for anything. They do not need to type every time the name of the item that they search for. In other words, voice search devices make users less dependent on keyboards and search for everything by just naming the items using voice.
The by leaps and bounds growing demand for voice search devices makes it clear that the future of voice search devices is going to be most promising. In the coming times, these devices will draw the attention of users with more innovative features.
Popular Voice Search Devices
The rise of voice search devices such as Google Home, Amazon Alexa, and others has contributed a lot in increasing the popularity of voice search devices. The leading smartphone manufacturer Apple Inc. is also not behind in the race and launched HomePod to win the race.
The Future Scope of Voice Search Devices
As mentioned above, the future of voice search devices depends on scope of voice technology. Therefore, we will understand here the future of these devices from a technology point of view. The search pattern technique is something that determines the scope of such technology.
The number of voice technology predictions indicates that the technology will take the business and marketing sector by storm. Let us discuss here some crucial factors that indicate the bright future of voice search devices and thus voice search technology.
Personalized response is something that easily tantalizes the senses of large number of people. We all seek to access those devices that can respond quickly while providing it in a personalized way.
Personalized responses are in growing demand and the devices enabled with voice search technology are capable of catering to user’s desires in a better way. So, those of device manufacturers certainly cannot ignore this.
Amazon bought a new revolution in voice search horizon by introducing the notification ability of the voice services API. With the new feature, Amazon Alexa is not capable of indicating users that there is some new content available for them.
This content could be anything such as upcoming offers, shopping updates, shopping festivals, and many more. So, the new voice search notifications are, undeniably, expected to become the topmost trends in the coming years.
No Limited only to Smartphones
Though voice technology in recent times integrated mainly into some limited devices such as smartphones, home devices, and others, its usage is expected to grow in the future. It is expected that the use of these devices is going to be more interesting in the future.
In the coming time, voice search technology will be used in various home appliances and other products such as lights, refrigerators, lamps, smart devices, cars, etc. So, people will be able to connect these items easily even if they are outside of their homes.
It is called the biggest achievement of innovation. It made the payment easier by simplifying the entire process and encouraged many users to use voice payment. Those devices enabled with voice payment feature lets users just use their voice for money transfer, balance check, bill payment, and many more.
Voice payment method is, of course, quick, and highly secured and witnessed its vast acceptance among those of various fintech leaders.
So, above are some relevant facts about voice technology. Be it software, smartphone or other devices, voice technology has become the most important feature for multiple devices. The growing use of voice technology reflects a bright feature of voice search devices.
Sandip Patel – BDE
Author works as BDE at Vindaloo VoIP Solutions (VSPL) since 2016. Sandip has 10+ years of work experience in VoIP Software Development Industry. VSPL is VoIP software development and solutions provider that offers FreeSWITCH, Kamailio, OpenSIP, WebRTC and Asterisk Development.