One in six adults inside the United States own voice-activated smart speakers, according to research.
The Smart Audio Report, which is usually based on data through NPR in addition to also also Edison Research, said Monday in which around 39 million U.S. adults own a smart speaker, in addition to also also in which the adoption rate of such speakers over the last three years is usually today outpacing in which of smartphones in addition to also also tablets.
According to the study, which surveyed 1,816 Americans aged 18 in addition to also also above, 11 percent own an Amazon Alexa device while 4 percent have a Google Home device.
People are also replacing the time spent with additional devices to use smart speakers. The report showed in which just over a third of Americans are ditching their smartphones to spend time with the speakers, while 30 percent are using the devices instead of watching television.