If you are the owner of an Android device, you might know about Siri – voice recognition software exclusively available for iPhone 4S that allows you to control many smartphone functions. If you want to buy an iPhone just because of Siri, you might want to read on ahead as there are some good alternatives for Siri found on Android too!
We have covered Iris before and we think it is one of the most advanced alternative to Siri.
Iris commands are pretty effective and accurate. You can perform pretty much anything with voice-commands – call someone, text someone, search the web, manage and browse contacts, find local weather, and much much more.
2. Vlingo Virtual Assistant
Vlingo is one of the best Android alternatives for iPhone Siri. Vlingo Virtual Assistant will complete any task you want by voice. For most people, who have used Vlingo Vlingo is considerably rated more powerful than Siri in terms of usability, capability and speed.
Vlingo can perform any action you want – voice dial, open apps, writer and send messages to contacts, search the web and even update Twitter/Facebook status. You can do pretty much anything you want.
3. Edwin, Speech-to-Speech
Edwin presents a very simple and user-friendly interface for users to communicate with their phones. To use it, it first requires SpeechSynthesis Data and TTS Extended apps to be installed.
The Edwin assistant comes equipped with some great features which include giving you the ability to tweet messages, using text-to-speech technology, sending SMS, searching the web, data and time management, weather forecast, make calls and even launch apps right from the app.
4. Sonalight Text by Voice
As the name of app suggests, Sonalight Text by Voice allows you to go completely hands-free and control pretty much everything just by the audio of your voice.
You can have it read your incoming SMS and thus keep your eyes on the road or on whatever task is at hand. And you can even reply back by speaking to it, and dictating it the reply!
A must try if you want to replicate the Siri messaging feature capabilities on Android.
5. Speaktoit Assistant
Speaktoit Assistant is pretty much a very capable alternative for Siri, for the Android device. Just like Siri it allows users to pretty much do everything with voice and lets them go all hands-free.
You will be able to do many things just through voice. You will be able to get maps, send email, launch apps, find information and news, look up weather reports, dial, text and email friend from contacts and even connect with various services like Twitter and Facebook.
There are just five of the finest alternatives to Siri (on the iPhone) for the Android platform. A few more good ones include apps like: Voice Actions, Cyberon Voice Commander and TopVoiceControl.
Do you know about any other Android application which can serve as a good Siri alternative?
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