The search for the best virtual assistant app has become one of the most sought-after for smartphone owners.

With apps such as Skype, Slack, WhatsApp and even Apple’s Siri, it’s difficult to imagine a time when a personal service wouldn’t be available.

However, there are plenty of apps out there, and there are a number of great personal assistants that offer a wide variety of features.

Here are our picks for the top personal assistant to choose from.