Huawei, Yandex to cooperate on voice assistants in Russian - report

Tuesday 15 September 2020 | 16:47 CET | News

The voice assistant Celia from Huawei will work on the basis of the technological platform Alice from Russian search engine Yandex on new Huawei smartphones in Russia, reports Kommersant. The cooperation is expected to help Huawei accelerate development of its assistant in the Russian language, while Yandex will benefit from the bigger audience. 

Alice is already pre-installed on the Honor 30 Pro+ smartphone available for sale in Russia. Around 5.1 million smartphones from Huawei were shipped to Russia in the first half of 2020, according to estimates from GS Group.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: GS / Huawei / Yandex
Countries: Russian Federation
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