LAUSANNE, Switzerland & NEWARK, California – (BUSINESS WIRE) – 13 Apr 2021–
Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) today announced a long-term partnership with Baidu Brain, starting with the launch of the new intuitive Logitech Voice M380 Wireless Mouse with Speech Input * in China. Specially designed for people who create large amounts of content, this innovative product lets you dictate with your voice, creating content two or three times faster than typing **. The Logitech Voice M380 Wireless Mouse is exclusively powered by Baidu Brain’s intelligent Baidu Speech * technology and delivers the comfort, performance, and quality users expect from a Logitech mouse.
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Logitech Voice M380 Wireless Mouse with Speech Input Powered by Smart Speech Technology from Baidu Brain (Photo: Business Wire)
“We saw an opportunity to harness the power of Baidu AI to bring fast and accurate speech recognition to our customers and the result is pure magic – a mouse that allows you to instantly start dictating with your voice at the click of a button,” said Delphine Donne-Crock, manager. general business group creativity and productivity at Logitech. “We are excited to harness Baidu’s AI superpowers for the launch of the Logitech Voice M380, and we look forward to collaborating on future products and solutions that unleash the productivity and creativity of everyone in the digital world.”
“Baidu Brain is an AI foundation to bridge software and hardware. It stems from the development and deployment of Baidu’s AI over the years and serves not only Baidu’s innovation, but also the entire industry as an open platform, ”said Tian Wu, Baidu’s Vice President for AI department. “We believe Baidu AI will help Logitech strengthen leadership at the periphery, change people’s lifestyles and ways of working, increase efficiency, and enable seamless communication for people with language barriers.”
Compatible with Windows and Mac computers, the Logitech Voice M380 Wireless Mouse features clearly labeled voice keys that allow people to dictate text using voice recognition technology *. It offers translation capabilities into English, Japanese, Korean, French, Spanish and Thai. The Logitech Voice M380 Wireless Mouse offers precise cursor control, a comfortable rubber grip and up to 18 months of battery life.
Pricing and Availability
Logitech Voice M380 Wireless Mouse with Baidu Speech Input * will be available exclusively in China from April 2021. The recommended retail price for this mouse is 199 RMB, available in graphite, rose and pale white. For more information, please visit Logitech.com, or connect with us on Pinterest, Facebook, Instagram and Indonesia.
Logitech designs products that have an everyday place in people’s lives, connecting them to the digital experiences they care about. Nearly 40 years ago, Logitech started connecting people through computers, and now Logitech is a multi-brand company that designs products that bring people together through music, games, video and computing. Logitech brands include Logitech, Logitech G., ASTRO Gaming, Streamlabs, Highest Ear, Jaybird and Blue Mic. Founded in 1981, and headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI). Find Logitech on www.logitech.com, that company blog or @Logo_indonesia.
Logitech and other Logitech marks are trademarks or registered trademarks of Logitech Europe SA and / or its affiliates in the US and other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. For more information about Logitech and its products, visit the company’s website at www.logitech.com.
* Baidu Speech Input Software (“Software”) is provided by Baidu.com Times Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd. and users can choose to download and use depending on their personal needs. LOGITECH DOES NOT WARRANT OR GUARANTEE THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SOFTWARE AND PROVIDES ONLY A LIMITED WARRANTY ON HARDWARE PRODUCTS.
** Dictation speed based on Baidu speech lab measurements. Dictation and translation speeds may vary based on user, environment, support devices and network conditions
Baidu Brain, Baidu Speech Input and other Baidu Logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of Baidu.com Times Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd or its affiliates in China.
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