Baidu has unveiled a smart speaker designed to stake out a spot in a Chinese market bereft of competing Google or Amazon devices. The Chinese search giant’s palm-sized “Raven H” goes on sale December and relies on Baidu’s own DuerOS software to power services on the multi hued device. At 1,699 yuan ($256), it’s pricier than devices from JD.com Inc or Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. launched this year in a scramble to create devices that can recite search results or book a car ride. Digital speakers powered by virtual assistants are one of the hottest ...
Baidu jumps into smart speaker fray with Raven H
Raven H relies on Baidu's own DuerOS software to power services on the multi hued device
Bloomberg Last Updated at November 16, 2017 23:49 IST