44% Of American Will Buy A Smart Speaker In 2018

44% Of American Will Buy A Smart Speaker In 2018

Most of use remember when Amazon unveiled Echo back in 2014. Shortly afterwards came the Alexa developer framework. Last year started the home speaker wars and now it seems like every manufacturer has a similar product. While the whole topic may seem kind of trite, the devices are catching on. A recent survey shows 44% of Americans plans to purchase a smart speaker in 2018. What’s more, the same survey showed 70% of Americans who currently own them say they use them every day. Apparently 2018 will be the year of the smart speaker.

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