Android users to keep waiting as OpenAI launches ChatGPT App for Apple iOS

Godfrey Elimian
Android users to keep waiting as OpenAI launches ChatGPT App for Apple iOS

OpenAI, the leading artificial intelligence research organization, has taken another significant step in advancing conversational AI technology with the launch of its highly anticipated ChatGPT app for Apple iOS.

“Since the release of ChatGPT, we’ve heard from users that they love using ChatGPT on the go,” the announcement says. “Today, we’re launching the ChatGPT app for iOS.”

The release of this app brings OpenAI’s cutting-edge language model directly to iPhone and iPad users, empowering them to engage in natural and dynamic conversations with an AI assistant.

However, the company explained in its statement that it would make the program available on Android soon. “Android users, you’re next! ChatGPT will be coming to your devices soon”, it further stated.

The new ChatGPT app is free to download on the App Store. It incorporates Open AI’s  Whisper, their open-source speech-recognition system, enabling voice input for the app. In addition, current ChatGPT Plus subscribers get “exclusive access to GPT-4’s capabilities,” early access to iOS features and faster response times.

OpenAI revolutionizes conversational AI with the launch of ChatGPT App for Apple iOS

Since its initial release late last year, ChatGPT has received great attention and appreciation. ChatGPT is a cutting-edge language model that can comprehend and produce text answers that resemble those of a human being. It was trained on a large corpus of different internet material. Thanks to the new software, users may now enjoy ChatGPT’s power on their iOS devices, making it more available and practical than ever.

“We’re starting our rollout in the US and will expand to additional countries in the coming weeks. We’re eager to see how you use the app. As we gather user feedback, we’re committed to continuous feature and safety improvements for ChatGPT.”

The company says

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More on the ChatGPT app features

According to Open AI’s announcement, the new ChatGPT iOS app features the following:

  • Instant answers: Get precise information without sifting through ads or multiple results.
  • Tailored advice: Seek guidance on cooking, travel plans, or crafting thoughtful messages.
  • Creative inspiration: Generate gift ideas, outline presentations, or write the perfect poem.
  • Professional input: Boost productivity with idea feedback, note summarization, and technical topic assistance.
  • Learning opportunities: Explore new languages, modern history, and more at your own pace.

The app has undergone extensive testing to guarantee it is dependable, safe, and functioning. To avoid unsuitable or biased answers, the company has implemented a strong moderation mechanism. This proactive strategy aims to allay worries about the potential abuse of AI technology and encourage responsible use.

Additionally, the ChatGPT app’s adaptability demonstrates the promise of AI in various fields. The software meets a wide range of user demands by doing anything from offering advice and answering inquiries to suggesting topics for creative writing and even engaging in lighthearted banter.

Although several other limitations remain, the ChatGPT app represents a significant leap forward in AI technology. As with any AI model, it may occasionally generate incorrect or nonsensical responses.

The launch of the ChatGPT app for Apple iOS marks another milestone in OpenAI’s mission to make AI technology accessible to a wider audience. By bringing state-of-the-art conversational AI capabilities to millions of iOS users.

OpenAI launches an API for ChatGPT and its Whisper speech-to-text tech

Looking ahead, OpenAI says it has ambitious plans for ChatGPT’s future development. It noted plans to refine and expand the app’s functionalities, incorporating user feedback to enhance its performance. OpenAI also plans to explore opportunities for integrating ChatGPT with other applications, further amplifying its utility and impact.

“With the ChatGPT app for iOS, we’re taking another step towards our mission by transforming state-of-the-art research into useful tools that empower people, while continuously making them more accessible.”

Read also: OpenAI launches an API for ChatGPT and its Whisper speech-to-text tech


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