The artificial intelligence enabled digital cameras, AIcam is going to be the latest trend in the market. These devices learn and recognize the faces and capture interesting moments. In this article, we are going to discuss Google Clips, DIY camera and Amazon AI camera.
Google Clips is a small camera which uses Artificial Intelligence to automatically capture the moments which you are not able to take on your own. The camera is perfect for camera shy people. You can plant the Google Clips Camera anywhere and it will capture interesting images for you. The camera is also trained to record soundless videos of faces and pets. The target market for the Google Clips camera is parents and pet owners. The camera will allow them to focus on their kids and pets than holding the camera in hand.
• 12-megapixel sensor
• 130-degree field of view lens
• 16 GB internal memory which can store two full days of clips
• Compatible with Pixels, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S7 and S8
• 3 hours of battery life with continuous use.
You can transfer the images and clips through Wi-Fi or with the help of an app on your smartphone. You can save or delete the clips and pictures with a swipe. You can also export them as JPEGs, GIFs, Motion Photos or movie files. On the app, you can also check the live preview and can see what Google camera is seeing and remotely hit the button to take the images. The camera learns faces over time and takes more pictures of familiar faces than strangers. The Google Clips camera will cost you $249.
Amazon AI camera DeepLens
Amazon Web Services (AWS) unveiled the new AI enabled camera DeepLens to take the advantage of Artificial Intelligence. It is a fully programmable video camera which will expand the deep learning skills of developers with the help of tutorials, code, and pre-trained models. DeepLens has a number of preinstalled AI tools such as optical character recognition and image and object recognition. These tools will help to recognize faces, pets, household items, everyday objects, motion, and actions. DeepLens is a cloud-based camera and it is deeply integrated with the other cloud and AI enabled services by AWS such as Amazon Kinesis Video Streamers, Amazon Rekognition Video, AWS IoT, Amazon SNS, Amazon SQS, Amazon S3, SageMaker and many more.
• Intel Atom processor
• 8 GB RAM
• Running Ubuntu
• Micro HDMI
• Two USB ports
• 4-megapixel camera
• Fully programmable
• Fully customizable
• Custom built deep learning
The DeepLens is made for developers, not for consumers. It will help the developers to get all their AI tools in one place. Coincidentally, the price of Google Clips and DeepLens is same $249.
According to the billionaire and founder of SpaceX, Elon Reeve Musk it is not good to use overly intelligent machines. He warned about the danger of overly intelligent machines. In a response to a Google Clips video which was posted on Twitter by the Verge, Elon Musk Twitted “This doesn’t even seem innocent”.