Artificial intelligence and virtual assistants have become an integral part of our daily lives in ways we don’t even realize. With ChatGPT recently releasing an app in the App Store, iPhone and iPad users can now integrate this technology onto their personal devices. The ChatGPT app has all the same capabilities of the web version, but also includes Whisper integration, which enables voice-to-text. Similar to a user’s chats with Siri, you can now speak to ChatGPT too. With these integrations on Apple devices, many people are saying that they can easily use ChatGPT instead of Siri, RIP Siri.
ChatGPT is a language model that generates human-like text responses. It is designed to have more natural conversations and provide detailed information. Siri, on the other hand, focuses on voice commands and performs tasks such as setting reminders, sending messages, making calls, etc.
While Siri has been a long-time companion to iPhone users, ChatGPT’s capabilities are far different; the two systems serve different purposes and excel in different areas. Both technologies have their strengths and limitations, and their uses depend on specific user needs and functions.
Snider, Mike. “‘Rip Siri’: Chatgpt on Apple iPhone and iPad Upgrades Intelligence on Smartphone, Experts Say.” USA Today, 18 May 2023, www.usatoday.com/story/money/2023/05/18/chatgpt-apple-iphone-ipad-ai-app/70233736007/.