When it comes to voice recognition technology, it is considered to be the biggest innovation in today’s time, witnessing its huge acceptance across the globe. Launched a few years ago, voice recognition technology developers use to integrate into different software to improve its effectiveness.
Voice integration into mobile applications has become an advanced practice that the majority of app developers of late follow to create the right applications that can deliver a seamless user experience. Using voice integration technology in a mobile application encourages users to interact with the app.
Before we discuss here several advantages of using voice technology in mobile apps, let’s delve into basics.
What is Voice Recognition Technology?
Voice recognition is better defined as a great capability of a machine or any program for getting and also interpretation of vice commands and act accordingly. The importance of this technology is going to increase day by day, especially with the rise of Google Home Assistance, Amazon Alexa, Apple’s Siri, and others.
Top Benefits of Integrating Voice Commands into Mobile Applications
Take a look at some great advantages of using voice integration technologies in mobile applications.
Less Dependency on Keyboards
Mobile applications integrated with voice search technologies don’t let customers use keyboards to perform any search work. Instead of using keyboards, they can use their voice even without seeing directly on the screen.
Users just need to do is to name the items or anything that they are looking for and they will be able to find the same items on the screen. Using this technology in mobile application development makes your application more useful, appealing, and user-centered.
Make Apps User-Friendly and Convenient
Mobile applications leveraged voice recognition technology are user-friendly and enable users to interact with it quite conveniently. With the use of voice command, users can perform their tasks quickly and also with fewer errors.
The technology lets users get rid of using the keypad several times for doing a single task. In other words, the voice commands reduce all complications that users come across while performing any task on the course of interaction with the application.
Minimize Limitation of Mobile Devices
Mobile devices are known to be less convenient when it comes to navigation, especially when compared to desktop and laptop. Thanks to voice recognition technology that sorts out this limitation of mobile application and allows users to get a seamless experience.
The use of voice technology reduces the complications of mobile applications as it is available with many features that help minimize the limitations of mobile devices.
Get a Competitive Edge
Though developers implement voice technology in a mobile application with a fast pace, still only a small part of apps use this technology. So, it’s a good time to experiment with this technology while using it in your mobile application.
In other words, you can use this technology in different ways in your mobile app to make it more advanced and user-centric. Needless to say, apps blessed with voice-enabled features easily enjoy getting huge accolades from users and thus witness their higher download and installation rates.
Make App Sales-Driven
As mentioned above, users prefer to access those apps that let them search products and services quickly and hassle-free. During the interaction, users will search for many items based on their individual preferences, needs, etc.
The backend of your mobile applications lets you gather some valuable data based on users’ search activities. Going through these data lets you gather the most searched or demanded products and therefore, you will be able to make your sales strategy accordingly to drive sales and thus earn hefty revenue.
The integration of voice technologies is one of the most popular mobile app development trends that developers practice in today’s time to a wider extent. The technology lets users interact with the app and search for their favorite items while getting full of comfort. It makes the mobile app highly interactive and thus sales-driven.
Sandip Patel – BDE
Author works as BDE at Vindaloo Softtech (VSPL) since 2016. Sandip has 10+ years of work experience in VoIP Software Development Industry. VSPL is VoIP software development and solutions provider that offers FreeSWITCH, Kamailio, OpenSIP, WebRTC and Asterisk Development.