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Xiaomi launches a smart speaker with dual AI system for S$40

By Cookie Monster - on 30 Dec 2017, 9:00am

Xiaomi launches a smart speaker with dual AI system for S$40

Image source: Mi.com

Xiaomi has a new low-cost smart speaker in the market which is priced at just 199 yuan (~S$40). 

The Yeelight Voice Assistant is the latest smart speaker from Xiaomi's subsidiary, Yeelight. In China, the Yeelight Voice Assistant will use Xiaomi's AI technology while Amazon's Alexa will be powering the global variant.

Thanks to the dual AI system, the Yeelight Voice Assistant can be used to control other Xiaomi's home automation products such as smart LED lamps, table lamps and ceiling lights. Support for other third-party home automation products will be enable for the smart speaker in the coming weeks. 

Its specs include six microphones, a single 2-watt loudspeaker, a Cortex-A53 quad-core processor with 256MB RAM, 256MB internal storage space, dual-band Wi-Fi connectivity and Bluetooth Low Energy. The Yeelight Voice Assistant is expected to be shipped from 31 January in China.

Source: Mi via GSMArena