Updated: Feb 18
Sunday, February 16 2020. AdWeek Reports that in January of 2019, Amazon announced that there were 100M Alexa powered devices sold. At CES 2020, Amazon announced that there were now 100’s of millions of devices – indicating that it took four years to get to 100M, and they sold another 100M+ in just 1 year.
When counting Android Phones, Google Assistant is used by 500M people every month. Apple also states that they have more than 500M devices using Siri every month. eMarketer estimates that more than 100M people in the U.S. use a voice assistance at least monthly. That is a remarkable jump from less than 10% in July of 2018, to 34% by July of 2019.