Artificial intelligence, as a concept, is something that lately not only flies over the smartphone market but has already been fully introduced in it. Attendees such as Alexa, Cortana, Google Assistant or Siri have been with us for some time, and recently welcomed Bixby, the Samsung team forward who still does not finish taking off as he should.
Already last year there were rumors of attendees of various calibers, and even related to Nokia with a possible Viki for the future. LG does not want to miss this train and now news comes from South Korea. The LG G7 is postulated as the ideal to debut LG’s first virtual reality assistant, which according to that information would already be in development.
New division in charge of LG’s CTO
According to ebuddynews, the media that has picked up the news first, LG would have put in place a new development team to complete a personal assistant project for its terminals. Based on principles of artificial intelligence and machine learning, the new LG assistant should be ready for the first months of next year 2018.
To carry out this enterprise, the Koreans would have formed a new internal division in their company. A division formed in turn by two development centers that would be currently in the design phase, and may even taking the first steps in development, a future assistant to the manufacturer’s phones, and the LG G7 seems to be the Chosen for the assistant to debut in the market.
Based on previous years, the LG G7 should be presented during the Mobile World Congress next year 2018 and carry inside unless the plans of the company, the future future Snapdragon 845. For now the interior of this processor is not known but the new DynamIQ clusters of ARM would already be available for its construction.
For their part, the two development centers involved in LG’s future artificial intelligence assistant would be under the direct supervision of LG’s CTO, the Technology Director. With this development, LG would face not only the recent Samsung Bixby but also the already mentioned Alexa, Assistant, Siri or Cortana.
For the moment we are waiting to learn more about the development of this future personal assistant LG and, above all, the development and launch times. If the filing date is confirmed, the LG G7 may be really competitive . As long as the assistant is mature enough, of course.