Have you ever wanted to search for something on the web using an image instead of words? Have you ever seen something online or in real life that you wanted to know more about, but didn’t know how to describe it? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you might be interested in Bing visual search, a new feature that have just arrived on Bing Chat.
In this article, we’ll show you what Visual Search is, why you need it, how to use it and some tips and tricks to make your Bing Visual Search as simple as possible.
What is Bing Visual Search?
Bing Visual search is a way of searching the web using images as input, rather than text. It allows you to find information, products, services, and more based on what you see, rather than what you type or say. Bing Visual search can help you in many situations where words are not enough or not available, such as:
- When you want to identify an object, animal, plant, landmark, or person that you see in a photo or in real life.
- When you want to find similar or related items to something that you like or want to buy.
- When you want to discover new ideas or inspiration for your hobbies, interests, or projects.
- When you want to learn more about a topic or a concept that is represented by an image.
How Visual Search Works on Bing Chat?
Bing Visual search on Bing Chat is powered by Bing’s advanced image recognition and machine learning technology, which can analyze images and understand their content, context, and meaning.
It can also match images with billions of web pages, products, and other sources of information to provide you with relevant and useful results.
To use Bing visual search on Bing Chat, you just need to upload an image or take a photo using your device’s camera. You can also use a URL of an image that you find online.
Bing Chat will then process your image and show you a variety of results that are related to it. You can also refine your results by cropping your image, drawing on it, or adding filters.
How to Use Bing Visual Search in Mobile?
Using Bing visual search on Bing Chat is easy and fun. Here are the steps that you need to follow:
Step 1: Open Bing Chat on your device. You can access it from your browser or download the app from the app store.
Step 2: Tap on the camera icon at the bottom of the chat box. This will open your device’s camera or gallery. You can also paste a URL of an image that you want to use.
Step 3: Choose an image that you want to search with. You can take a photo, select one from your gallery, or use one from the web. Here is an example of a photo taken with a UK charger.
Step 4: Wait for Bing Chat to process your image and show you the results. You can also crop your image, draw on it, or add filters to get more specific results.
Step 5: Explore the results and find what you are looking for. You can tap on any result to see more details, visit the source website, or share it with others. This feature is also available on the Desktop interface.
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Tips and Tricks
Here are some tips and tricks that can help you get the most out of visual search Bing Chat:
- Use clear and high-quality images that show the main subject of your search. Avoid blurry, dark, or crowded images that can confuse Bing Chat.
- Use images that are relevant and appropriate for your search. For example, if you want to find a product, use an image of the product itself, not its packaging or advertisement.
- Use images that are unique and distinctive. Avoid images that are too generic or common, such as a plain white shirt or a blue sky.
- Experiment with different images and see what results you get. You might be surprised by what Bing Chat can find for you.
Benefits of Bing Visual Search
Faster and Easier Search Experience: You don’t have to type or speak anything to search the web. You just need to use an image and let Bing Chat do the rest.
More Relevant and Personalized Results: You get results that are tailored to your image and your preferences. You can also refine your results by editing your image or using filters.
More Creative and Fun Ways to Explore the Web: You can discover new things that you might not have thought of before. You can also use Bing visual search as a tool for learning, entertainment, or inspiration.
Bing Visual Search Comes to Bing Chat is a great feature that allows users to search for images and get relevant results without leaving the chat window. This feature is especially useful for mobile users and desktop users as well who want to save time and avoid switching between apps.
We hope you enjoy using visual search in Bing Chat and find it useful and helpful. Happy searching!