In todays world, where practically everything comes with IoT functionality, it is essential to have a few devices that are enabled with voice assistants. These voice assistants make life much easier by controlling a multitude of other IoT devices, letting you handle many different daily chores with ease. Most Andriod smartphones tend to come with Google Assistant pre-installed, but there are a few phones that also some with another digital assistant installed on the phone. Having multiple digital assistants gives the user more freedom to choose, which is always a good thing. Here's a look at some smartphones available on Amazon that come with two pre-installed digital assistants. Do note that these devices were selected based on the features and specifications on offer.
If you are looking for a low-cost flagship smartphone, then the OnePlus 8 should not disappoint you. It sports a capable 48MP quad-camera setup at the back and a 16MP front camera, through which you should be able to indulge in good-quality mobile photography. Furthermore, the smartphone runs on a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, which should dish out solid performances under most circumstances. With both Google Assistant and built-in Alexa, the smartphone provides access to both the smart assistants. It has a 6.5-inch 90Hz fluid display, which should deliver a snappy and vivid visual output.
The Vivo V17 Pro comes with the company's voice assistant, Jovi. The company claims that this assistant can learn your needs based on your habits and help you with daily tasks in an efficient way. Apart from offering an alternative to Google Assistant, the Vivo V17 Pro also comes with the pretty good camera setup, with the 48 + 13 + 8 + 2MP rear camera and the 32MP + 8MP front camera. With the 6.44-inch FHD AMOLED screen and a 2400 x 1080 pixel resolution, you can expect a clean and polished experience while streaming content on your phone. It comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 675AIE octa-core processor that's paired with 8GB RAM that should further enhance your convenience by making this a fairly fast system.
The Redmi Note 8 is equipped with Alexa, which is great news for anyone who owns many Alexa-enabled smart devices in their home such as the Amazon Echo, certain home security cameras and even smart TVs that have this voice assistant. All you have to do is call out to Alexa and ask the assistant to perform a multitude of functions. Other than this, the Redmi Note 8 also has a 4000mAh battery capacity that should enable it to run for long periods of time. The phone has a 6.3-inch IPS LCD screen that should give you a pretty good viewing experience thanks to the 2280x1080 pixel resolution. If you like to play light video games or stream videos on your smartphone, then this phone might be the right one for you. Finally, the smartphone also has a 48MP AI quad-camera along with a 13MP front camera for decent images.
The Samsung Galaxy S20+ is a premium flagship smartphone that has a big 6.7-inch dynamic AMOLED display with quad HD+ resolution. As a result, you should be able to enjoy a viewing experience filled with bright and vivid colours while watching videos and playing games. It operates on a robust Exynos 990 octa-core processor, which should deliver smooth performances even under strenuous user-case scenarios. In terms of digital assistants, it has Samsung’s very own Bixby apart from the Google Assistant. With Bixby, you can unlock the true potential of your device and even pair it with other Samsung smart devices at your home. Finally, it has a dynamic 64MP quad-camera setup at the back, which should enable you to click good quality pictures in various modes.