Galaxy Note 9 will be the first smartphone to be supported by Bixby 2.0. This is the head of the mobile division of Samsung Electronics, Dong Jin Ko told reporters South Korean edition of Ryonghap. According to him, currently the updated version of the voice assistant is in the beta stage, with more than 800 partners of the manufacturer participating in it.
“Given how fast the development of Bixby 2.0 is progressing, I can assume that the release of the final version will take place simultaneously with the Galaxy Note 9 later this year, – confesses Co. “Bixby 2.0 will give users more voice control capabilities.”
According to the top manager, special attention is paid to the integration of the assistant into Samsung's proprietary ecosystem, considering the prospects for its further distribution. Perhaps, in this case, the rapid release of the “smart” column of Koreans, which presumably will compete with Apple's HomePod, was implied.
“I believe that innovation today is not about the constant development of innovations, but the qualitative development of existing functions, . “It is much more important, in my opinion, to give the consumer a product that will provide a sufficient level of comfort, and not add to it the complexities.”
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