Last week innovative French telecoms operator Free, which is part of pan-European telco Iliad, launched Freebox Delta – the world’s most advanced TV and connected home package for consumers.

We are really pleased to announce that our AI technology plays a key part in this impressive new package, providing peace-of-mind to Free’s customers by recognising a number of important sounds through the set-top box.

Freebox Delta subscribers get:

  • the Free|Devialet Player, an impressive set-top box and speaker combination with support for 4K HDR, hundreds of TV channels, two french voice assistants (Amazon Alexa and OK Freebox) and intelligent sound recognition
  • a comprehensive security package, which includes a smart home camera as well as motion and door sensors
  • a home router and hub that offers ADSL and 4G connectivity, support for 10G fiber and centralised network storage, which can range up to 20TB of space.

The Free | Devialet Player is able to recognise key audio events such as a window breaking or smoke or CO alarm. “Free has gone all-out to create the most attractive TV/smart home product and service proposition in Europe, if not the world. The Delta Player and security package will offer a suite of features that keeps families entertained for hours-on-end and protected round the clock. We are so excited to see our technology as a key component of such an impressive platform,” said Audio Analytic CEO and founder, Dr Chris Mitchell.

The Freebox Delta package is available to subscribers in France via http://free.fr.

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About Audio Analytic

Audio Analytic is the pioneer of AI sound recognition software. The company is on a mission to map the world of sounds, offering our sense of hearing to consumer technology. By transferring our sense of hearing to consumer products and digital personal assistants we give them the ability to react to the world around us, helping satisfy our entertainment, safety, security, wellbeing and communication needs.

Audio Analytic’s ai3™ sound recognition software enables device manufacturers and chip companies to equip products with Artificial Audio Intelligence, recognizing and automatically responding to our growing list of sound profiles.

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