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Samsung S8 to launch without Bixby voice commands

Wednesday 12 April 2017 | 08:54 CET | News
Samsung's S8 flagship smartphone will ship initially without one of its key new features - the voice-controlled assistant Bixby. The software will be installed on the phone and some features will be available, but voice control for Bixby will not be available when the S8 launches in the US 21 April. Owners of the S8 will have to wait for a software update to be released later this spring, the company told The Verge. Bixby is available from a dedicated button on the S8 and in addition to taking commands to open and run apps on the phones, Bixby offers augmented reality camera features (Bixby

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