‘Amit Ji, Sholay ke gaane bajaiye’, Alexa customers can now speak to Amitabh Bachchan, verify information

Alexa can quickly speak to you in Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s voice. Amazon which owns Alexa has launched Bachchan’s voice in a bid to attract more customers to the application and march ahead its competitors-Google Assistant and Apple’s Siri. With the launch of the 78-year old actor’s voice, the American business has also launched its initial celebrity voice feature in India. The business had initial attempted the celebrity voice feature in the United States in the year 2019 when it had brought on board American actor and producer Samuel L. Jackson’s voice for its voice assistant feature.

How can clients use Bachchan’s voice on Alexa?

At an introductory cost of Rs 149 per year, clients can use Bachchan’s voice on their voice assistant feature Alexa. The feature can be purchased on line from the Amazon web page or else clients can basically instruct Alexa, “Alexa, introduce me to Amitabh Bachchan.” Once the clients have made the payment, they will be in a position to use Bachchan’s voice on their voice assistant. Like Alexa, clients will be in a position to use the wake word “Amit Ji” to allow the voice assistant. It is pertinent to note that the Alexa wake word will continue to stay active alongside “Amit Ji.”

While the business had basically shared its plans to use Amitabh Bachchan’s voice in September last year, it could ultimately launch the actor’s voice now just after working on the finer information more than the last year.

What can customers speak about with Amitabh Bachchan?

From listening to his personal life stories to asking him to recite poems by his father Harivansh Rai Bachchan customers can listen to the actor’s voice in a myriad of strategies. For instance customers can ask the voice assistant, “Amit Ji, play songs from Kabhi Kabhi” to listen to the tracks of his superhit films. The business is also going to introduce the features like clock, music and climate updates in the voice of the actor. Users can on top of that ask, “Amit Ju Tell me a funny story” to listen to some of the behind the scenes story from his life. To additional fully grasp what the voice assistant is capable of, customers can basically ask, “Amit Ji what can you do?” and the voice will respond in either Hindi or English and enlist all the factors it can do.

Originally appeared on: TheSpuzz