According to research from Ovum, the install base for digital assistants will top 7.5 billion active devices by 2021, led by Google Assistant and Apple's Siri. [Read More]
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By the year 2021, there will be more AI-powered digital assistants installed on devices than there are people in the world, according to new research from Ovum.
Apple's Siri will take 13.1%, Amazon's Alexa will have 3.9%, and Microsoft's Cortana will round it out with 2.3%.
Despite the popularity of AI assistants in mobile, Ovum said in the press release that it expects a broadening of AI capabilities in other devices and services.
Expanding globally will also be a key challenge for AI digital assistant vendors, the report found.
The 3 big takeaways for TechRepublic readersBy 2021, the number of installed AI digital assistants will be larger than the number of people on Earth, according to Ovum research.
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