When Samsung announced their Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones, they also announced Bixby, a new voice activated virtual assistant for the handsets.
Now it has been revealed that Bixby will not be available on the Samsung Galaxy S8 at launch, it will launch later this Spring.
You can see what Samsung has to say about the launch of Bixby on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus below.
With its intelligent interface and contextual awareness, Bixby will make your phone more helpful by assisting in completing tasks, telling you what you’re looking at, learning your routine and remembering what you need to do. Key features of Bixby, including Vision, Home and Reminder, will be available with the global launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 on April 21. Bixby Voice will be available in the U.S. on the Galaxy S8 later this spring.
As soon as we get some more details on exactly when Samsung will be launching their new artificial assistant on their S8 handsets, we will let you guys know.