Is big-screen AIoT the future of TV? China’s Skyworth is betting on it
April 22, 2019 / Eden Estopace
Chinese consumer electronics manufacturer Skyworth wants to bring artificial intelligence internet of things (AIoT) to the big-screen and create innovations in smart home technology. Skyworth said the fusion of AI and IoT will allow its televisions to connect with other devices and interact with users. At the "Racing to the Future" Spring Product Launch in Beijing on March 27, the company announced that it is making available its first AIoT ecosystem, Swaiot, in its Q80 series televisions and the hubs designed for it. It also introduced its smart assistant, TrensAI, to the TV brand. Swaiot is an open big-screen AIoT ecosystem that connects Skyworth televisions as well as third-party smart devices. TrensAI has a proprietary AI voice recognition engine that understand users commands.