Meta AI powered by Llama 3 now available across its apps

Meta has unveiled the launch of ‘Meta AI,’ powered by Meta Llama 3. This new AI assistant is touted as the smartest one yet and is now accessible in multiple countries through Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger.

Enhancements with Meta Llama 3

Meta boasts that with the latest Meta Llama 3 advancements, Meta AI is more intelligent, faster, and entertaining. Here’s what it offers:

1) Diverse Assistance: Meta AI can help with various tasks, from suggesting restaurants with specific preferences to explaining complex concepts like hereditary traits. It can even assist in generating inspiration for home decor.

2) Personalized Support: Whether it’s solving math problems or refining professional emails, Meta AI provides tailored assistance. Plus, you can save your conversations for future reference.

3) Integrated Search: Meta AI seamlessly integrates into search functions across Meta apps. Users can access real-time information without switching between apps, simplifying tasks like planning trips or finding information within group chats.

4) Feed Accessibility: Meta AI is accessible while browsing through the Facebook Feed. Users can request more information directly from posts, enhancing their browsing experience.

5) Meta AI on desktop: Additionally, Meta AI will be accessible through the website, extending its reach to computer users.

Meta AI Imagine Feature

Meta introduces the Imagine feature, enabling real-time image generation from text inputs. Users can witness images evolving as they type, with sharper quality and better text inclusion.

From event decor to outfit inspiration, Meta AI facilitates faster and superior image generation, along with options for animation and style iteration.

Meta AI Integration on WhatsApp

Meta says it has conducted limited testing on WhatsApp over the past six months, facilitating one-on-one and group chats with Meta AI, along with AI sticker creation.

Features of Meta AI on WhatsApp

Search or Ask Meta AI: Users can now seamlessly ask Meta AI questions directly from the search feature within their chats. By simply typing, Meta AI provides suggestions or allows users to ask their questions directly.

The AI assistant offers answers on a wide range of topics, including sports, entertainment, and current events, sourced from leading search providers.

Instant Image and Video Generation: Imagine an image and watch it appear instantly. With Meta AI, users can see images revealed in real-time with just a few keystrokes. Additionally, users can even request video creation related to their search queries.

Furthermore, Meta says it is actively expanding Meta AI’s accessibility within WhatsApp, allowing more users to explore its functionalities seamlessly.

Qualcomm Partnership: Bringing Meta Llama 3 to Devices

Meta has joined hands with Qualcomm Technologies to optimize the performance of Meta Llama 3 on various devices like smartphones, PCs, VR/AR headsets, and vehicles.

By enabling Llama 3 to run directly on devices, users can experience faster responses, heightened privacy, enhanced reliability, and more personalized interactions.

This collaboration aims to make advanced AI capabilities available to everyone by integrating Llama 3 into devices powered by upcoming Snapdragon platforms.

Democratizing Generative AI with Snapdragon Platforms

Through Qualcomm’s powerful heterogeneous computing architecture, which includes top-tier CPU, GPU, and NPU, coupled with cutting-edge memory technology, developers and OEMs can maximize application performance, thermal efficiency, and battery life.

Developers can access resources and tools via the Qualcomm AI Hub to optimize Llama 3 on Snapdragon platforms. The Qualcomm AI Hub currently offers around 100 optimized AI models, streamlining the development process and enabling on-device AI benefits for apps.


Meta AI is expanding its reach outside the US, launching in more than a dozen countries including Australia, Canada, Ghana, Jamaica, Malawi, New Zealand, Nigeria, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

  • Furthermore, the Meta AI Imagine feature is being rolled out in beta on WhatsApp and the Meta AI web experience in the U.S.
  • Moreover, Meta AI is available on Ray-Ban Meta smart glasses in the U.S., with plans for expansion to Meta Quest.

Announcing the update, Meta posted:

In the upcoming months, we anticipate further improving the performance of Meta AI and introducing fresh creative features to WhatsApp. While there’s plenty to look forward to, we acknowledge that generative AI may not always be flawless.

We’re keen to receive feedback on your experiences with it. Tag us on Threads to showcase intriguing images or demonstrate how you’re leveraging Meta AI on WhatsApp. Your input is invaluable as we progress on this journey together.