LG has announced that at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018, that they’ll be introducing the first part in their suite of AI technologies.
This will be in the form of Vision AI, which is said to be LG’s version of Google Lens and Samsung’s Bixby Vision.
The Vision AI will be first available in the 2018 version of the LG V30. The new version of the phone will feature dual lenses, wide-angle low-distortion lenses, and all-glass Crystal Clear Lens.
LG says that Vision AI will “automatically analyzes objects and recommends the best shooting mode from among eight modes: portrait, food, pet, landscape, city, flower, sunrise, and sunset.” You’ll also be able to get shopping advice, scan QR codes and more.
LG said that they have collaborated with a partner in image recognition to help them analyze over 100 million images to help train the phone’s image recognition algorithms.
Also, there will be Voice AI coming in the 2018 LG V30 which will allow users to run apps and change settings via voice commands. LG is working alongside Google, to bring 32 LG-exclusive Voice AI commands for the Google Assistant, up from 23 in 2017.
LG will announce the 2018 version of the LG V30 at MWC 2018 at the end of the month.