In the battle for home Tmall Genie launches cobranded smart speaker with VIPKID
Beijing - VIPKID, one of China's leading online education platform is launching a cobranded smart speaker with Alibaba's Tmall Genie that offers spoken English program that help train student's English speaking skills.
With this package customers can expect a Tmall Genie Fangtang R smart speaker with a customized VIPKID design, a box of VIPKID English vocabulary flash cards with access to online classes, as well as free trial classes for first time subscribers to VIPKID's online class. It retails for ¥399 (around US $57.56).
With this collaboration Alibaba is stepping its game to gain valuable users in their homes as the fight for smart speaker dominance heats up.