SIRI post on iPhone 4 is possible via installing H1SIRI jailbreak app but it is not legal or safe as copyrighted data is being used and personal information is sent to unknown servers . Here are some alternatives to SIRI Voice Assistant app which you can try safely .
Vlingo : Free – App Store
Looking like the SIRI voice recognition software Vlingo is a free to use application for iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS that can do just like SIRI to voice call and email your contacts , sms your friends , update your Twitter and Facebook Status , search on google or find a nearby Italian restaurant using maps . Unlike SIRI Vlingo has fewer accent issues with non-native english speakers .
Vlingo in Action : YouTube
Download Link . Also available on Blackberry , Android , Nokia , Windows Phone .
Voice Actions : $4.99 – App Store
Available for download in AppStore for $4.99 , Voice Actions allows some features similar to SIRI . It is compatible to run iPhone 4 , iPad and iPod Touch 4 . Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Good internet connection needed .
- Send email and SMS
- Set alarms and reminders
- Ask a question
- Search by voice
- Listen to music
- Voice dial your contacts
- Get instant translations
- Search news, images, videos, and places etc
With this app you can call anyone or mail any text to a certain contact , know the latest news around a certain topic , set alarm clock and search for answers on the web . This hand-free assistant also lets you translate text and get weather forecast . Voice Actions uses Nuance speech recognition engine
Cons : There is a downside to this app . You can only ask a limited sets of questions after which it will not process any more voice requests .
Download Link . App priced at $4.99 .
Siri0us : Jailbreak App
Available in Cydia , Siri0us lets you dictate to your iOS 5 device . There is only voice to text function available on this app. Unlike the above apps , Siri0us cannot control other apps like email , sms or calling features . Sirious uses Nuance speech recognition engine .
To download Siri0us you have to jailbreak your iPhone 4 on iOS 5.x.x . In cydia add the following repository http://apt.if0rce.com to your list of Cydia sources and search for Siri0us and install . Note the “zero” in apt.if0rce and Siri0us .
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Edited and Published by Sourish