Article last updated on:
November 08, 2023

Comparing Siri to ChatGPT is like apples vs oranges.

In this guide, we will explain the differences.

Our guide is simple and easy to follow.

We won’t bore you with useful info, like other articles.

Let’s go.

Table of Features: Siri vs chatGPT

FeatureSiriChatGPT
PurposeExecute tasks & answer queriesEngage in detailed conversations
Real-Time UpdatesProvides updates from live dataYes, via Bing (paid)
Task ExecutionControls devices, sets reminders, etc.Cannot control devices or set reminders
Information DepthConcise answersDetailed explanations
EmotionsBarely shows anyYes
Voice CommandsYesYes

This was just a quick comparison.

In-Depth Analysis

Below is our detailed explanation of:

  • What Siri is
  • What ChatGPT is
  • Various other details

We’ll also help you decide what AI to use for your day-to-day tasks.

1. About Siri

The Taskmaster.

  • Siri acts like your digital genie in an Apple bottle.
  • It’s integrated into Apple’s ecosystem
  • This makes it incredibly convenient for managing your smart home, making calls, or getting weather updates on the fly.
Saying Hello To Siri - Apple's AI

2. About ChatGPT

The Conversationalist.

  • ChatGPT is like the friend you never had.
  • It is ready to discuss anything — from existential questions to your favorite recipes, in great detail.
  • However, don’t expect it to turn off your lights or check the latest sports scores.
Voice chat ended with ChatGPT

3. Differences

Below is our list of differences between Siri and ChatGPT:

  • Purpose and Function: Siri is a doer, while OpenAI‘s ChatGPT is a talker.
  • Real-Time Intel: Siri has the scoop on the latest, ChatGPT doesn’t.
  • Conversation Skills: ChatGPT will keep you engaged, Siri keeps it brief.
  • Voice Activation: Siri responds to your voice, ChatGPT needs your typing skills.
  • Task Execution: Siri is your remote control for life, ChatGPT can’t lift a digital finger.

Here’s a clear and concise table that captures the essence of each point:

DifferenceSiriChatGPT
Purpose and FunctionTask executionIn-depth conversation
Real-Time IntelUp-to-date informationNo real-time updates
Conversation SkillsBrief interactionsExtended engagement
Voice ActivationVoice command readyRequires typing
Task ExecutionControls devices, etc.No device control

4. What to choose

Why choose one when you can have the best of both worlds?

  • Siri can be your go-to for on-the-spot questions and commands
  • ChatGPT can be your deep-dive companion for richer dialogue and detailed explanations.

Integrating ChatGPT with Siri involves a few steps but once set up, you can invoke ChatGPT through Siri’s voice command for a seamless experience.

The Verdict

In conclusion, Siri and ChatGPT serve different purposes, so they complement rather than replace each other.

  • Use Siri for: Smart assistance with your Apple ecosystem
  • Use ChatGPT for: Engaging, elaborate conversations and complex question answering.

This is our solution.

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Ch David and Daniel

About the author

David, the head editor at Guides.ai, has four years of experience in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Join David and the team and explore AI tools and contributing to the creation and curation of AI educational content.