The company claims that the launch of the Flipkart voice search feature will make it easier for customers in small towns to purchase. Also, after the introduction of the new feature, Amazon is likely to get a fierce competition.
Tech786: E-commerce site Flipkart has announced the launch of the voice search feature on its platform on Thursday. In such a situation, now users will be able to buy goods by speaking on Flipkart. Flipkart’s new voice search feature currently supports two languages, Hindi and English. The company claims that the launch of the voice search feature will make it easier for customers in small towns to purchase. Also, after the introduction of the new feature, Amazon is likely to get a fierce competition.
Amazon introduced voice search option
Explain that Amazon introduced the Alexa Powered Voice Search option for its Android app platform in March last year. According to Flipkart, this feature will prove to be very helpful for new internet users in India. With this, users will be able to search the exact product on time. Flipkart has quoted a research claim that online typing by a product is three times faster by typing in English than the voice search feature. At the same time, voice search is 5 times faster than typing in Hindi.
How to use Flipkart Voice Search?
Voice search option can be used on Flipkart mobile app or official site. It will be available as a microphone icon. When you click on the search option, the voice search option will appear. Using this feature, 150 million products in 80 categories can be searched. Flipkart said that Flipkart voice search feature is being rolled out gradually since January last month. Support for this new feature will be found in the combined Android device. The Flipkart voice search option will no longer be available for the desktop version. Support of Automatic Speech Recognition, Natural Language Understanding, Text to Text Speech can be provided by Flipkart.