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A Comparison of Various Voice-Based Personal Assistants

Due to our previous discussions, we already know that each market, whether it is desktop, smartphones, or smart homes, has a steady supply of interactive voice-based personal assistants. Almost every assistant can do whatever its counterparts can accomplish, but this leads to the question, where do the actual differences lie? Is there something that Alexa can do better than Google Assistant or vice versa?

This book is based on Alexa, which is a Smart-Home based personal assistant, so in this section, we shall compare Alexa and Google Assistant to understand the finer differences between the two:

Alexa
Google Assistant

Uses the invocation phrase, "Alexa"

Uses the invocation ...

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