MUMBAI: The e commerce website Amazon has announced partnership with the Bollywood legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan. As per the announcement from Amazon team Bigg B Amitabh will the first Indian celebrity to lend his voice to Amazon’s digital assistant Alexa In India. Amazon said that Amitabh’s voice on Alexa is all set to launch in 2021 as a paid experience.
This will be the first Indian celebrity voice on Alexa. Mr. Bachchan Alexa voice will offer jokes, advice, shayaris (Urdu poetry),weather, motivational quotes, and many more. Even though its is being launched as a paid experience, but Amazon said that one can get a listen how it sounds like by saying this into any Alexa-enabled device: “Alexa, say hello to Mr. Amitabh Bachchan”
Meanwhile the Amazon’s Alexa digital voice assistant keeps on updating with new features every year in India, and now Amazon has come up with this crazy idea of adding a celebrity voice experience to Alexa.
ALexa Available Devices:
Currently the Amazon’s Alexa is available on Amazon Echo devices like Fire TV Stick, Bluetooth speakers, headphones, watches, TVs and even in many third-party phones.Added to that Alexa is available through the Alexa app, or the Amazon app on Android.
Even Amitabh said that “Technology has always given me an opportunity to adapt to new forms. Be it in movies, TV shows, podcasts and now, I am excited to create this voice experience in partnership with Amazon and Alexa. With voice technology, we are building something to engage more effectively with my audience and well-wishers.”
As Amitab’s voice is most like voice by any India who has grown up by watching Bollywood movies, he had perfect pitch in his voice which makes it so good for the audience who hear it.