As more and more users begin to familiarize themselves with and use "personal assistant", The great players on this market are making efforts to support these applications on as many devices as possible. Even if some devices already have a "personal assistant" application installed natively on the operating system.
This is the case for iPad devices, which though native Siri, a personal assistant created and developed by Apple for all the company's devices, have recently received a dedicated version of Microsoft Cortana.
Introduced for the first time on Windows 10, the personal assistant Cortana has begun to gain more popularity, both among Windows 10 users and smartphone users Android or iOS.
About a year away, after Microsoft released the first version of the iPhone Cortana, it comes as well version dedicated to iPad devices. Despite the fact that Apple has exhausted enough Siri capabilities, which it integrated into the latest device produced by the company, intelligent box HomePod.
Crate for iPad it has an interface adapted to resolutions and large screens, so the user has more space for information. News, weather data, football matches, tennis, handball, etc. data that are requested by the user and which Cortana is able to offer.
In addition, Microsoft representatives said the application is launching with 20% faster, the latest version of iOS.
After Siri, the native assistant application for iOS, Cortana is the first application of this kind optimized for the iPad. Google Assistant can be installed on the iPad via the App Store only if we select to search for iPhone Only apps and the resolution is not optimized for large screens. In addition, Google Assistant can only be used on the iPad in portrait mode.
Returning to Cortana, the application can be used to the maximum capacity on the iPad, but it has a huge handicap in front of Siri. To request voice information for Cortana. iPad needs to be unlocked and open application. The limitations imposed by Apple on iOS do not allow active running of an application in the background. except for their own applications. So when the device is locked, the only option will remain "Hey Siri".