In 2017 the Vinci company, based in Beijing, will present some of its most ambitious projects: Vinci headsets with 3D artificial intelligence, which interact through the voice and touch, without the need to connect to a smartphone, because it has built-in An Android operating system that allows connection via wifi or mobile data.
These hearing aids will have a virtual assistant similar to that of Google or Siri, who can detect the user’s location, read their text messages, track their heart rate or distance traveled, give driving instructions, warn about climate changes and also make reservations for Eat at various restaurants.
The features included in this device include 16GB internal memory, side LED display, 7 hours battery life, 3D sound, and a smart noise cancellation system, among others.
According to Forbes, this Vinci device will also allow you to run Amazon, SoundCloud or Spotify directly and has a youthful look similar to the Beats headphones. It will be released in March and you can even replace a smartphone for some features.
These headsets may be able to learn a user’s behavior, such as their schedules for the day, says Max Wu, co-founder of Vinci, who says he and his team of 40 people are working to make these Headphones are «smarter and more practical» than they already are.
«Not only are they designed to create a fantastic musical experience but also to integrate, enhance and change the way people listen to their music while interacting with the world while doing so,» explains Wu.
Although the current version of the Vinci, which has been working for two years, has some flaws, Wu says that in March these problems will be solved.
The official color of the Vinci is yellow, although there will also be models in white, red and black. The price will be $ 200 and version 1.5 Pro will get for $ 300.