The South-Korean mobile giant company Samsung will discontinue its S-Voice. Also, read ahead to find out more about the S-Voice. Find out why Samsung will discontinue the S-Voice from 1st June 2020.
About The S-Voice
The S-Voice is intelligent personal assistance and knowledge navigator built by it. Furthermore, it is only available for Samsung Galaxy smartphones. The S-Voice was released on 30th May 2012.
It uses a natural language user interface. Moreover, the S-Voice answers questions, perform actions relating to the Web services and make recommendations. Furthermore, the S-Voice is available in Spanish, French, English, Russian, Italian, Korean, German, and Hindi.
Availability Of S-Voice
S-Voice is available on Operating Systems like Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, 4.1-4.3 Jelly Bean, 4.4 Kit Kat, 5.0-5.1.1 Lollipop, and 6.0-6.0.1 Marshmallow. Moreover, it existed before this introduced the Bixby voice assistant.
Galaxy S3, S4, S5, S6, S6 Edge, Galaxy Note FE, Note 2, Note 3, Note 4, and Note 4 have S-Voice. Also, Galaxy A3, A5, A7, A8, A9, Note Pro 12.2, and Galaxy Tab 4 have S-Voice in them.
Furthermore, all these phones were released in the time when Bixby was not introduced . Therefore these phones have S-Voice in them. Furthermore, all the new Galaxy Smartphones from S8 are and will be equipped with Bixby.
Samsung To Discontinue S-Voice
It will shut down its old voice assistant, S-Voice. The S-voice was first launched on Galaxy S3. Furthermore, the Samsung voice assistant appeared on all Samsung Galaxy smartphone devices made between 2012-2017.
Samsung Galaxy S8 saw the change. Moreover, the phone was equipped with Bixby, which is Samsung’s latest and current voice assistant tool. However, the company still kept Samsung S-Voice in use.
Furthermore, people started to use Bixby more upon its release. As a result, there focus shifted from S-Voice to Bixby. Moreover, the Galaxy phones which have the S-Voice, can use Google Assistant once Samsung discontinues S-Voice.
Moreover, Samsung will discontinue the S-Voice tool from 1st June 2020. It will not remain in service post the mentioned date.