New Delhi, September 14
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has partnered with Amazon and can lend his voice for a singular consumer expertise on Alexa-enabled units.
Amazon, in a weblog put up, mentioned the corporate and Amitabh Bachchan have collaborated to create a singular celeb voice expertise.
“Customers in India will be able to access Mr Bachchan’s iconic voice on Alexa by purchasing the Amitabh Bachchan voice experience. This feature will only be available next year,” it mentioned.
The Amazon Alexa workforce will work carefully with Bachchan to seize the enduring voice and ship a singular voice expertise to prospects.
It will embrace well-liked choices together with jokes, climate, shayaris, motivational quotes and recommendation, the weblog mentioned.
When launched subsequent yr, prospects in India can simply invoke the Amitabh Bachchan voice expertise by simply asking Alexa and immediately getting their favorite famous person’s voice responding to well-liked requests, it added.
“Technology has at all times given me a possibility to adapt to new varieties. Be it in motion pictures, TV exhibits, podcasts and now, I’m excited to create this voice expertise in partnership with Amazon and Alexa.
“With voice technology, we are building something to engage more effectively with my audience and well-wishers,” Bachchan mentioned.
Amazon’s digital assistant Alexa is offered on Echo units, Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote, Fire TV Edition other than the free Alexa app and Amazon buying app (Android solely).
In addition, a number of third-party units like cell phones, Bluetooth audio system, headphones, wearables and sensible TVs additionally include Alexa built-in.
“Mr Bachchan’s voice is truly memorable for any Indian who has grown up with Bollywood. This combination delivers a perfect pitch to further delight and simplify the lives of our customers. We are excited to see how our customers will respond when they use Alexa and hear his voice,” Puneesh Kumar, nation chief for Alexa, Amazon India, mentioned. PTI