SoundHound Released Their Hound Voice Assistant App For iPhone

Ali Salman

SoundHound is one of the best apps to search and discover music that's playing around you. Just tap the orange button to identify the song and see its lyrics. Moreover, the app also allows you to share, stream and explore more about the artists. As if the SoundHound name wasn't big enough, the company has released its voice assistant app on the App Store. The Hound voice assistant app for iPhone has its own place on the market and offers a unique experience.


Hound Voice Assistant Has All The Essentials Of A Smart Voice Assistant

Since its a new app, Hound has been equipped with some features that makes it more user friendly. Some of the unique features according to the company are the fast responses. Suggesting that there are no stutter between the voice searches and responses.


One of the best aspects of the Hound voice assistant is its ability to sense natural manner of speaking. You do not need to learn special keywords or phrases to let out all the search results. This would allow Hound to recognize speech accurately with specific responses. In case your query isn't specific, you can always edit it to be more precise and get responses accurately.


Hound also offers hands-free mode of activation, just like 'Hey Siri' on iPhone 6s and 6s Plus and 'OK Google' on the Google app. To enable hands-free mode on iPhone for Hound assistant app, just say, "OK Hound".

Some of the features that are included in the app are weather and temperature queries. You can also search for Yelp Restaurants and local searches as well. You can also filter search results that you want to see and don't want to see. The plus here is that you can be as precise and specific as you like. Directly ask the Hound app to tell you Directions for a place. Furthermore, you can also search for Hotels and Expedia bookings for instance, “Show hotels in Seattle that are pet-friendly, have a gym, and cost less than $275”.


The Hound voice assistant for iPhone can also make calls, text messages and search the web for you. By the look of it, Hound is a very capable voice assistant that carries all the essentials of some of the biggest voice assistants in the market. There are many other features waiting for you in the app, so head over to the App Store and install Hound voice assistant for your iPhone.

This is it for now, folks. What are your thoughts about the Hound voice assistant? Can it replace Siri as the default voice assistant for your iPhone? Let us know your thoughts in the comments.

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