Samsung is launching an early access program for Bixby in the U.S.

Whilst Bixby is technically provide on the Samsung ^( Galaxy S8 ^( and Galaxy S8+, one main characteristic is nonetheless lacking in the U.S.: Bixby Voice. However that is converting sooner or later in the close to long term, as Samsung seems to ramping up preparation for the characteristic’s arrival.

Samsung nowadays introduced a brand spanking new early access program for its Bixby virtual non-public assistant, with a focal point on the use of the ones voice options earlier than the public launch later this yr.

Bixby Voice will let Galaxy S8 house owners do numerous various things, together with opting for on-screen choices with simply their voice, telling the virtual non-public assistant to take a selfie and ship it to a chum, and even have the device accumulate the footage you took closing week and put them in a newly-labeled folder.

Samsung says participation in the Bixby early access program is restricted, so if you happen to’ve were given a Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ and wish to take a look at out the pre-release device, head on thru this hyperlink ^( and join.

Sadly, Samsung isn’t opening up on the launch date for Bixby Voice in the United States simply but, so we’ll have to attend just a little longer for that information.

Are you making plans on signing up?