[ gsmarena.com ] Xiaomi announces Mi AI Speaker

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Xiaomi announces Mi AI Speaker

Xiaomi has launched its own version AI lady in a box and called it the Mi AI Speaker.

With the Mi AI Speaker, you can ask it questions regarding the weather, news, measurements, ask it to set a reminder, alarm or timer, control your home automation devices, play music, audiobooks, podcasts, and more. With the phone app, you can install add-ons and plugins to add additional functionality.

The device has a triple driver layout, with a bottom firing driver and two side firing units. There is also an array of six beamforming microphones on top for 360 degree audio pickup with echo…