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Use Case:

Voice Recognition for Smart Whiteboards

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Description

Voice-enabled Smart Whiteboard classroom for live and on-line collaboration, voice activated access to tools, wireless screen sharing and a web browser

Challenges

  • Obstructed voice path
    • Stationary (architectural columns), Mobile (including people) and other movable obstructions in voice path
  • Distance
    • Typical distances for meetings could be 1 to 9 meters
  • Noise suppression
    • Constant – HVAC system, synchronized clock bell systems, etc.
    • Variable – other persons’ speech, TV speech audio playback, and other audible devices, etc.
  • Development
    • Challenging cost targets
    • Aggressive schedule
    • Avoid a complete board spin
    • Need to support multiple voice platforms

Solution Proposed

ArkX AFE

  • ArkX Technology
    • Works extremely well even in obstructed voice path
    • Captures voice from up to 9 meters in very noisy environments
    • Features solder-on “module” allowing easy integration onto existing board
    • Utilizes 12 AEC’s to ID, classify and suppress speech originating from TV, audio devices and other extraneous environmental noises
  • Amazon pre-qualified speeds time to market and reduces development risks
  • Supports Google, Amazon, Baidu and other platforms
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Far-field Voice Applications

Our voice capture technology can easily be applied to a wide range of voice-enabled smart products and devices.

Appliances
Smart TV’s
Soundbars
Set Top Boxes
Light & Environmental Controls
Speakerphones
Video Conferencing Systems
Whiteboards & Classrooms
Robotics
Security & Monitoring Systems
Retail
Kiosks
Industrial Spaces
Elevators
Automotive
Smart Hubs