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What is Dall-E 2? Everything you need to know

Taking a look at one of the most popular AI image generators
Last Updated on August 14, 2023
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AI is entering our world slowly with time causing various impacts on our life. Dall-E 2 is another remarkable AI system by OpenAI. Launched back in April 2022, this AI system can create visual images written by humans in their language.

If you are eager to know about the advancements in artificial intelligence around you, read below will help you understand what Dall-E 2 AI can do.

What is Dall-E 2?

The Dall-E and its latest version Dall-E 2 emerged as a successful AI entry in today’s technological world. The system, Dall-E 2, was named after the Wall-E robot from Pixar and Salvador Dali, a Spanish surrealist artist famous for his technical skills. The Dall-E 2 was launched in the U.S. in April 2022 and has since produced 650 million images.

Like its predecessor Dall E, Dall E2 also uses the same auto-aggressive language, GPT -3. This large language model is capable enough of understanding human language text. Once it receives a human written text input, it can connects this with existing concepts within itself to create an image that closely resembles that written text. It also uses deep learning models alongside the language model, which improve over time.

Dall-E 2 uses the diffusion model, which chooses a randomly placed dots pattern. It can then modify the dots pattern to resemble an image that best resembles the written text input. Moreover, Dall-E 2 can create four variations of an image, and users can choose the one they think is the best. You can also use it to ‘remix’ or edit an existing image through inpainting and outpainting. This AI system model is undoubtedly helping millions of users create the best-quality digital images within a few seconds. However, other similar apps like Stable Diffusion and Midjourney are also good AI art generators if you’re looking to create artwork from text prompts.

Does Dall-E 2 cost anything?

Dall-E 2 is available for commercial and personal usage and helps in every field of life. Anyone can sign up for it for free by listing themselves on its waiting list available on the OpenAI homepage. However, each user is initially provided only a few free credits every month. But, users can later purchase extra credits by paying extra and accessing its additional editing features.

Conclusion

AI systems like Dall-E 2 are distributing the workload of many people. Especially those relating to image creation or editing find this system the most useful. The Dall-E 2 helps them create good-quality digital images by taking their input as an idea within a few seconds. The rest processes that written text input to create the best-resembling image, which is cool and time-saving for its users.

Kevin is the Editor of PC Guide. He has a broad interest and enthusiasm for consumer electronics, PCs and all things consumer tech - and more than 15 years experience in tech journalism.

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