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OpenAI Rolls Out Free Voice Feature for All Users: Chat with ChatGPT through Speech, Previously Exclusive to Subscribers

AI research company OpenAI has rolled out a voice feature for its chatbot ‘ChatGPT,’ making it possible for all users to have voice-based conversations with the chatbot. The company initially introduced this feature in September, but it was initially available only for Plus and Enterprise subscribers.

Now, all users can utilize the voice feature to ask questions, receive responses, and engage in spoken conversations with ChatGPT. The feature is accessible through apps on both Android and iOS operating systems. In India, the Plus subscription is priced at ₹1,999 per month.

Here are the details about the voice feature in ChatGPT, as announced by OpenAI:

  1. Usage Instructions:
    • Users can download the application on their phones.
    • By tapping on the headphone icon, users can initiate voice conversations.
  2. How to Access:
    • Users can access the new voice feature by tapping on the headphone icon.
  3. Starting Conversations:
    • Users can start conversations by asking questions.
  4. Ending Conversations:
    • Conversations can be ended manually or by turning off the voice function.
  5. ChatGPT Responses:
    • ChatGPT responds to user questions and allows continuous conversation.

It’s important to note that OpenAI has introduced this voice feature to enhance the user experience, providing an option for both manual and spoken interactions with ChatGPT. The controversy surrounding the removal of OpenAI’s CEO, Sam Altman, is also highlighted, suggesting ongoing discussions about his removal and the team’s focus on ChatGPT’s development.

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