For those eager to try it out, here’s a guide on how to try GPT-4 and unleash its capabilities as the latest and most powerful language model from OpenAI, GPT-4 has generated a lot of excitement in the tech world..
OpenAI has unveiled its latest product, GPT-4, the newest and most advanced large language model, a step up from its predecessor, ChatGPT. However, unlike ChatGPT’s launch last year, GPT-4 is not a web app that is freely accessible to anyone.
With the advancements in AI technology, language models like GPT-4 have emerged as game-changers. The comparison between GPT-4 and its predecessor, ChatGPT, is inevitable due to the former’s enhanced capabilities. GPT-4 surpasses ChatGPT in terms of language understanding, text generation, multilingual support, and adaptable learning capabilities. In this article, we will highlight ten ways in which GPT-4 outperforms ChatGPT, demonstrating the evolution of language models in the AI field.
OpenAI has been releasing GPT language models since 2018, with GPT-3 being the most advanced model until ChatGPT was released in 2022. GPT-4 is the latest and most powerful large language model from OpenAI. However, currently, if you only have free access to ChatGPT, you will still be interacting with the GPT-3 model, which is also known as GPT-3.5.
How to try GPT-4 with ChatGPT+?
To generate text with the GPT-4 model, you will need to subscribe to ChatGPT+. The model is used by ChatGPT, but only if you are a premium member with access to ChatGPT+.
If you are using a free membership, you will need to upgrade by clicking the “Upgrade to Plus” button in the left menu. This will take you to a standard e-commerce sales page where you will need to provide the required information and pay $20 per month. Once you become a paying customer, your access to the new model via ChatGPT will be immediate.
When starting a new chat, you can choose to use one of the old models or GPT-4. However, OpenAI warns that GPT-4 is not as fast as the other models, so be prepared for a difference in speed.
If you are already using ChatGPT, you may be prompted to switch to GPT-4, and a text bar will be added to the middle of your existing chat, informing you that the previous model used in that conversation is unavailable, and you have been switched to the latest default model.
The outputs that used GPT-3 will have the old green OpenAI logo, while GPT-4-powered outputs will have a new black logo. If you wish to delve deeper into GPT-4, here is Open AI’s blog post on GPT-4.
To summarize how to try GPT-4:
- Upgrade to ChatGPT+ by clicking the “Upgrade to Plus” button on the GPT-4 announcement page and paying $20 per month
- Select the GPT-4 model when starting a new chat or when prompted to switch from a previous model
How to try GPT-4 for free?
Currently, you cannot access GPT-4 with the free version of ChatGPT. However, millions of Bing users can already access the new Bing chatbot and it is announced to be using GPT-4. it So if you are wondering how to try ChatGPT-4 for free, give Bing chatbot a shot.
Microsoft has confirmed that GPT-4 is powering their chatbot interactions in a tweet from Jordi Ribas.
Good news, we've increased our turn limits to 15/150. Also confirming that the next-gen model Bing uses in Prometheus is indeed OpenAI's GPT-4 which they just announced today. Congrats to the @OpenAI team. https://t.co/WTVlVCVOyw pic.twitter.com/VA4Z1SDiEG
— Jordi Ribas (@JordiRib1) March 14, 2023
According to OpenAI’s blog post about its uses, GPT-4 is already being used by various clients such as Khan Academy, Stripe, Morgan Stanley, and the government of Iceland. Therefore, there is a good chance that you will be interacting with GPT-4 soon, whether you like it or not.
OpenAI has released GPT-4, the latest and most powerful large language model. However, to use it, you need to subscribe to ChatGPT+. GPT-4 is already being used by various clients, and it will likely become a part of everyday interactions soon.
Do you ask yourself why to bother trying something new as ChatGPT already works perfectly fine? Here is a comparative analysis of 10 ways GPT-4 outperforms ChatGPT.