Danish brand Libratone is best-known for Scandinavian-style wireless speakers and headphones. Here the soft tech comes to life through voice assistant technology.
An early version of the microphone states, for a companion app voice assistant. The concept of the first image is birth, given the user brings the assistant to life by pairing it with the audio speaker.
We defined 4 main states: confirmations (positive and negative), a listening mode, and a "thinking" mode. The animations highlight the response in the music app by changing the background color.
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We tested the voice assistant in a colorful music player and directly in the speaker. That allowed the team to pick the best microphone icon and mobile app layout.
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