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Can Baidu Ernie Bot Content be Detected

Baidu's ERNIE Bot, a powerful generative AI language model, takes on OpenAI's GPT-4. Founder Robin Li claims the lead in China's AI race. Stay updated with this AI showdown!

Chinese giant Baidu introduced ERNIE Bot, its latest generative AI product and knowledge-enhanced large language model, in March. Recently Baidu’s founder Robin Li declared that his large language model has finally caught up with OpenAI’s advanced GPT-4, claiming the lead in his country’s race to develop AI that can rival the US.

Baidu Ernie Bot Landing Page

Ernie AI chatbot can generate text on various topics, both in Chinese and English. But can the content produced by the Ernie chatbot be detected? To find out, we decided to conduct a fun experiment with Originality.AI, a platform that claims to be able to detect AI-produced content. It can tell us which sections of the text are likely AI-generated and provide the probability of that occurrence.

We randomly selected 30 different English topics and requested Ernie generate an article of 400-1,000 words for each topic. During the process, we observed that Ernie faced certain challenges when writing in English. It exhibited slower performance and occasionally included Chinese sentences in the text. Moreover, there were some instances where it did not meet the specified word count, requiring additional instructions to complete the task. But finally, we made it.

Baidu Ernie Bot Generated Content Get Detected by

Then we submitted the 30 English articles to Originality.AI for testing. Out of the 30 articles, Originality.AI successfully detected that 27 of them were generated entirely by AI, with a staggering 100% accuracy rate, and the remaining three articles were found to be 99% AI-generated. content detection accuracy on Baidu Ernie Bot Generated Content

In conclusion, the content produced by the Ernie AI chatbot can also be detected by AI detection tools such as Originality.AI, while Ernie needs to improve its English writing skills and database.

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Jonathan Gillham

Founder / CEO of Originality.AI I have been involved in the SEO and Content Marketing world for over a decade. My career started with a portfolio of content sites, recently I sold 2 content marketing agencies and I am the Co-Founder of, the leading place to buy and sell content websites. Through these experiences I understand what web publishers need when it comes to verifying content is original. I am not For or Against AI content, I think it has a place in everyones content strategy. However, I believe you as the publisher should be the one making the decision on when to use AI content. Our Originality checking tool has been built with serious web publishers in mind!

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