Survey: Kentucky accent is 8th-most difficult for smart home devices to understand
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Hey, Alexa, which state’s accent is the hardest for you to understand?
The answer, according to new research just out, is Maine.
GearHungry, a gear site by guys for guys, surveyed 3,000 smart home users to find out how smart technology -- particularly Alexa and Siri -- understands a variety of accents across the country.
Just behind Maine was the Alaskan accent being the second-most difficult accent to decipher. The top 10 is below:
4. New Mexican
7. Hoi Toider
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