Amazon Go is all set to amaze people with its next level idea of a store with no waiting lines or checkout requirement. Yes, you heard it right! The store is ought to be a grocery store and currently is in the testing process at Seattle. The idea behind the setup is to save people from standing in long lines for the payment, especially in the holiday season. The bill will be charged automatically on their credit cards.
Amazon Go store will revolutionize the shopping experience with its technological advancement. The shoppers will be able to take whatever they want and won’t have to worry about the payment hassle. This innovation is made possible with the help of technologies that are used in self driving cars. Amazon Go advertisement uses impressive words to further enthrall people like computer vision, deep learning algorithm and sensor fusion to define their technology. In simple words, the store uses numerous advanced cameras and microphones that detect each and every movement of the customer, according to a published report in 2015.
To enter the Amazon Go store, you will need the Amazon App on your smart phone that will scan you for identification based on the facial recognition. After that, you can put away your cell phone, browse and shop whatever you like. The items taken, will be added to the virtual cart. During your shopping, the sensors in the inventory shelves will monitor your every movement including the items you took or put back on the shelf. This process is to ensure the correct billing of your purchase.
The Amazon Go grocery store will quench your hunger without waiting, with fresh food from its own kitchen and bakery. The store is spacious with approximately 1800 square feet, for further convenience of the customers. Currently, the store is opened for the employees of Amazon Go only. However, the store will open for public in the early 2017. For the next level shopping experience, we have our fingers crossed for this one!