Siri Scared The Heck Out Of Me!!

Discussion in 'iPad' started by Brett1203, May 19, 2016.

  1. Brett1203 macrumors 6502a

    Brett1203

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    Last night, Siri scared the crap out of me, I have my iPad Pro next to me, and one of Apples new "Hey Siri" commercials comes on, and when Neil Patrick Harris said "Hey Siri", it made my Siri start talking lol.
     
  2. andyw715 macrumors 6502a

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    Your voice sounds like NPH?

    "Hey Siri" only responds to my voice.
     
  3. TheRealAlex macrumors 65816

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    I have Always on Siri disabled it gives me epic battery life.
     
  4. Brett1203 thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Brett1203

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    Thats what made me laugh afterwards, I trained her on my voice and half the time it doesnt work, but NPH says it once and she liked it haha
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    Does it affect battery life enough to notice?
     
  5. alecgold macrumors 6502a

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    Im curious to that als well!
     
  6. ericwn macrumors 6502a

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    Is it not telling that we refer to this function of iOS as "her"? :)
     
  7. Night Spring macrumors G5

    Night Spring

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    Default voice for Siri is female.
     
  8. ericwn macrumors 6502a

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    I am perfectly aware of that. Still, it's just a thing, not a person or living organism where a gender role would work.
    Cheers,
    E.
     
  9. mixel macrumors 65816

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    In the uk default Siri is British male, which is odd. :) I set mine to the Australian lady voice. The US girl Siri is a bit weird to me, I'm not sure why. Default Brit man Siri is a bit boring. He used to sound more silly/interesting.

    Mine overhears all sorts of stuff as "hey Siri".. Oh well. (Not as bad as my ps4 which thinks I'm saying "PlayStation" every few days when I'm saying something completely different.
     

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