New Voice and Image Capabilities in ChatGPT (September 25, 2023)26 September 2023
This is exciting news for ChatGPT Plus users and lovers.
ChatGPT is an AI chatbot developed using OpenAI’s large language models (LLMs) such as GPT-4 and its predecessors. It has revolutionized the field of artificial intelligence by demonstrating that machines can effectively “learn” the intricacies of human language and interaction.
Over the period of the development of ChatGPT, there have been several versions that have been rolled out by OpenAI, although each version has consistently been an improvement on the previous, voice and image capabilities were not included until now.
According to the latest release update on OpenAi’s official site as of September 25, 2023, new voice and image capabilities have been introduced and these have been a long-awaited feature.
These features introduce a fresh dimension to interactions, allowing users to engage in voice conversations and provide visual context to ChatGPT. Here’s a breakdown of these latest enhancements:
Voice (Beta) Now Accessible to Plus Users on iOS and Android
- ChatGPT is rolling out voice capabilities to Plus users on iOS and Android platforms. This feature enables users to engage in real-time voice conversations with the AI assistant.
- To activate voice functionality, users can navigate to Settings → New Features within the mobile app and opt into voice conversations. Following this, they can tap the headphone icon located in the top-right corner of the home screen and select their preferred voice from a choice of five options.
Image Input Now Available to Plus Users on All Platforms
- ChatGPT is expanding image input capabilities to Plus users across all platforms. This enhancement allows users to present one or more images to the AI for enhanced contextual understanding.
- To utilize this feature, users can tap the photo icon to either capture or select an image. Multiple images can be discussed, and a drawing tool within the mobile app can be used to pinpoint specific details within an image.
Who can access these new features?
Of course, there is a free version of ChatGPT, but these new features are only for Chat GPT PLUS users only.
You can find out more information from their official release blog
These innovations herald a promising future where technology understands our words and interprets our voice tones and visual cues. As ChatGPT continues to evolve, users can look forward to even more exciting developments that enhance the depth and richness of their interactions.
Stay tuned for further updates and explore these features today to experience a new dimension of communication with ChatGPT. Your voice and visual input now sit in the AI conversation, opening up a world of possibilities for productivity, creativity, and connection.