Google has announced a new experience for its users who want to chat with its AI models. The company has renamed its Bard AI chatbot to Gemini and launched Gemini Advanced, a premium service that gives access to its most advanced and capable AI model, ultra 1.0.
Ultra 1.0, Google’s largest and most advanced AI model, is the foundation of Gemini Advanced. Google DeepMind developed Ultra 1.0 in collaboration with other teams, including Google Research. According to Google, Ultra 1.0 is capable of highly complex tasks like coding, logical reasoning, following nuanced instructions, and collaborating on creative projects.
Gemini Advanced also allows users to have longer and more detailed conversations with the AI model and better understand the context of previous prompts. For example, Gemini Advanced can be a personal tutor, a coding assistant, a digital creator, and more.
Gemini Advanced is available as part of the Google One AI Premium Plan, which costs Rs 1,950 per month in India and comes with a two-month trial at no cost. The plan also includes 2TB of storage and access to Gemini across Gmail, Docs, Slides, Sheets, and other platforms.
Google has also launched a new standalone Gemini app for Android and iOS devices, which lets users chat with Gemini in over 40 languages. The app also has features like voice input, text-to-speech, and image recognition. Users can also access Gemini through the Google app on iOS and the Google website on any browser.
Renaming Bard to Gemini
Previously known as Bard, the chatbot has now been rebranded as Gemini. Google’s mission with Gemini has always been to provide direct access to their AI models, and Gemini represents their most capable family of models. Users can already engage with Gemini using the Pro 1.0 model, available in over 40 languages across more than 230 countries and territories.
Introducing Gemini Advanced
Gemini Advanced takes the experience to a new level. Here are the key features:
- Ultra 1.0 Model: Google DeepMind collaborated with other research teams to develop the Ultra 1.0 AI model, which Gemini Advanced makes use of. In blind evaluations, Gemini Advanced outperformed leading alternatives, excelling in highly complex tasks such as coding, logical reasoning, nuanced instructions, and creative collaboration.
- Extended Conversations: Users can now have longer and more detailed conversations with Gemini Advanced. It better understands context from previous prompts, making interactions seamless.
- Personal Tutor: Gemini Advanced can create step-by-step instructions, sample quizzes, and tailored discussions for personalized learning.
- Coding Assistant: For advanced coding scenarios, Gemini Advanced serves as a sounding board for ideas and evaluates different coding approaches.
- Digital Creation: It assists digital creators by generating fresh content, analyzing trends, and brainstorming ways to grow audiences.
Google Gemini Advance: Pricing and Usage Guide
Pricing in India
Google’s Gemini Advance is now available for users in India. Here’s what you need to know about its pricing:
- Subscription Plan: Gemini Advance can be accessed through the Google One AI Premium subscription.
- Monthly Cost: For users in India, the starting price for Gemini Advance is Rs 1,950 per month.
- Additional Benefits: Along with access to Gemini Advance, subscribers will also receive 2TB of storage.
- Platform Access: Gemini Advance is available across various platforms, including Gmail, Docs, Slides, Sheets, and more.
How to Use Gemini Advance
- Google One AI Premium Plan: Anyone can use Gemini Advance by subscribing to the Google One AI Premium plan.
- Enhanced Features: The new AI Premium plan builds upon the popular Google One service, which offers expanded storage and exclusive product features.
- Pricing: The Google One AI Premium plan starts at Rs 130 per month in India.
- Gemini for Workspace: Gemini Advance includes features like “Help me write,” powered by what was previously known as Duet AI. This feature has now been rebranded as Gemini for Workspace.
- Versatility: Subscribers of Gemini Advance can leverage the capabilities of Gemini Ultra across workspace apps such as Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Meet.
Unlock the power of Gemini Advance and explore its advanced AI features today!
Google has also launched a standalone Gemini app for Android and iOS devices. The app supports voice input, text-to-speech, and image recognition, making it easier for users to chat with Gemini on the go.
Whether you’re a student, developer, or creative enthusiast, Gemini Advanced promises to be your trusted AI companion. Try it out today and explore the possibilities!