- Optus has effortlessly incorporated AI technology to give regular phone calls a distinctive twist.
- Optus Call Effects is a brand-new, creative solution made to fulfill the demands of consumers.
- Customers may start a voice skill during any call by saying, “Hey Optus,” in the My Optus app.
Optus has unveiled Optus Call Effects, a speech feature is driven by AI that uses its amusing features to add spice to routine phone calls. Optus Call Effects allows consumers to easily make straightforward decisions by participating in fun activities like tossing a coin to decide disputes, consulting a digital crystal ball for guidance, or playing a fast game to decide on a Saturday night takeout.
Enhancing Phone Calls with AI
Optus has effortlessly incorporated AI technology to give regular phone calls a distinctive twist. The Living Network feature, which is the most recent one, utilizes Natural Language Understanding (NLU) technology and finds application in both Optus Call Translate and Optus Call Notes. Optus’s NLU creates enjoyable conversations with engaging in-call events, making interactions more pleasurable.
How Optus Call Effects Works
Customers activating Optus Call Effects in the My Optus app can initiate a voice skill during any call by saying “Hey Optus.” Four skills were initially offered, but more will be added later:
Crystal Ball – Seek answers to life’s burning questions.
Coin Toss – Let fate decide with a virtual coin flip.
Dinner Roulette – Indecisive about what to eat? Spin the wheel!
21 Questions – Get to know each other better through a fun game.
Comment from Matt Williams, Optus Managing Director, Marketing and Revenue
Matt Williams states that Optus is dedicated to delivering a cutting-edge network experience. Optus Call Effects provides clients with an exceptional and pleasurable experience by integrating AI technology into conventional phone calls. Optus aims to make phone calls as fun as texting and videos through Call Effects, incorporating emoticons and AR filters.
Expansion and Future Plans
Optus Call Effects: Fulfilling consumer demands, delivering unique experiences on important occasions. Optus intends to show the Living Network product on post-paid plans, with prepaid availability anticipated later in the year. It plans to offer the product on post-paid plans initially, accessible to all subscribers via the My Optus app without any extra charges.
The Optus Living Network
The Optus Living Network, which went live in May 2021, is a vast array of cutting-edge network services available on demand. It enables Optus users to improve their everyday connected experiences thanks to the ease of the My Optus app. Optus’ top-notch network supports a multitude of services, including Internet Turbocharge, Mobile Turbocharge, Network Pulse, Unlimited Data Day, Donate Your Data, Donate Your Device, Call Translate, Pause, WiFi Secure, Game Path, Call Notes, and Eco. Furthermore, there are plans to introduce more features in the future.