The range Harman appeared intelligent as working with Alexa and Google Assistant
Currently on the market of voice assistants there are two major players: Google, Amazon Assistant and Alexa. Siri does not play outside of Apple devices, and Cortana is developing significantly slower.
Harman, recently owned by Samsung brought to the exhibition IFA several smart speakers. In order to offer consumers the widest choice, the manufacturer decided to use and Assistant, and Alexa.
For example, the model Harman Kardon Allure uses Alexa. This is likely to be one of the best sound quality smart AC with Alexa in the market. The product has a 360-degree sound and lighting system.
Unfortunately, virtually no technical data. It is known that the device is equipped with four microphones and can hear the commands spoken even from the other room. The sound quality is judged by the dry figures it is still useless, and functionality of the device, as assistant, is completely determined by the capabilities of Alexa. Selling Harman Kardon Allure will be before the end of the year at a price of $ 250.
As for the use of Google Assistant, it has found application in three brand JBL models: Link 10, Link 20 and Link 300. All of this clever speaker system, portable, only the first two and the last table. The manufacturer says about the power in 16, 20 and 50 W, respectively. Link 10 is able to operate from the battery for about five hours, and Link 20 is twice as long. In addition, these two models are not afraid of water (IPx7). The cost of the same procedure is 170, 200, and 300 euros.