Speaker smart, only 6% of users use them to control the home device
A new survey conducted by IHS, Markit, has found that only 6% of the holders of the speaker smart using these devices to check the accessories dedicated to home automation, for example, to handle the lighting or the heating in the house.
The survey was conducted in the United States, the United Kingdom, Japan, Germany and Brazil about 1,000 users that have a spaeker smart. The survey also shows that listening to music is only the third most common use on the HomePod. The most common uses of the various speaker smart, in fact, are those related to specific questions on the day's news and weather. In short, with the speaker smart music runs in the second, but in third floor. For all models, the control of other devices in the home smart appears to be the less common use among the users.
According to IHS, however, the situation may change in the next few months, because they will be more and more smart accessories for the home at affordable prices. This will increase the awareness of the convenience of being able to use the virtual assistant built-in speaker smart to turn on the lights or turn off the heating.
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