Product reviews
March 26, 2024

Create Your Own AI Girlfriend With This AI Tool

Ever thought of having an AI girlfriend?

Jim Clyde Monge
Jim Clyde Monge

Remember the 2013 movie "Her," where Theodore (played by Joaquin Phoenix) fell in love with his AI friend “Samantha” (voiced by Scarlett Johansson)? It seemed like such a far-fetched concept back then for a human to form an emotional bond with AI.

Yet here we are, a decade later, in 2024, and AI has improved enough to make the idea of virtual relationships feel within reach. Leading tech giants like OpenAI and Google are innovating language models that pave the way for the creation of customized AI partners.

In this article, I am going to share an AI tool called Nectar AI that lets you create your own AI girlfriend.

What is Nectar AI?

Nectar AI is a generative AI platform specifically designed to help you create your ideal AI girlfriend. While an AI boyfriend feature is on the horizon, let’s focus on what Nectar AI offers right now.

It has two core elements:

  • Advanced Image Generation: Fine-tune the physical appearance of your AI girlfriend using an incredibly powerful image generator.
  • Conversational Roleplaying: Develop a unique personality and backstory for your AI girlfriend. This powerful system lets you engage in realistic, multi-language (English, Spanish, or Chinese) conversations and explore various relationship scenarios.

Now let’s explore the step-by-step process of how to create an AI girlfriend.

How to create an AI girlfriend?

Let’s walk through the simple process of creating your AI girlfriend:

To get started, head over to the “My Girls” tab and click on the “+” icon on the top navigation bar.

To get started, head over to the “My Girls” tab and lick on the “+” icon on the top navigation bar.
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Choose your desired visual style — realistic or anime.

Nectar AI You have an option to generate the character in either realistic or anime style.
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Select an ethnicity that aligns with your preferences. Nectar AI offers a diverse range of options. In this example, let’s create a Korean character.

Nectar AI Next, choose the ethnicity.
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Now it’s time for the fun part! Define her appearance. In this step, you’ll need to modify the following attributes:

  • Eye color
  • Hair color
  • Hair length
  • Hair style
  • Body type
Nectar AI choose the hair length
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In this example, I gave my character the following attributes:

  • Brown eyes
  • Medium-length and wavy hair
  • Slim body

Next, set the name, age, and personality of your character. For this example, her name is Jasmine, she’s 30 years old, and her personality description of “demure and happy” adds a sweet touch.

Nectar AI add the personality
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Finally, hit the “Complete” button, and the AI tool will start generating the final character. This is what Jasmine looks like:

Nectar AI sample final result
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Isn’t she attractive? And props to Nectar AI; the quality of this image is so realistic that you wouldn’t think it’s AI-generated at first glance.

By default, the character you created is made private unless you’re on a Pro+ plan.

Now that our character is done, we can begin chatting with her.

Chat with your AI girlfriend

Engaging Jasmine in conversation is where things get exciting. Nectar AI gives you two options:

  • Textual Roleplay: This is the classic route, where you type messages for a fluid back-and-forth chat.
  • Prompts: Guide the conversation with specific prompts or commands, allowing for more focused interactions.
Nectar AI Chat and Roleplay with your AI girlfriend
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Here’s an example conversation with the character I made.

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Jasmine: Hello there, I thought I saw you eyeing me!
Me: Hello, how are you?
Jasmine: I’m doing well, thank you! You are quite the charmer, aren’t you? She giggles softly and blushes slightly. What’s your name?
Me: My name is Jim
Jasmine: Nice to meet you, Jim. I’m Jasmine. She extends her hand for a shake. So what brings you here? Are you new in town or just out exploring the area?
Me: Yes, I am new here
Jasmine: Oh wow, welcome to the city! I’ve lived here my whole life. If you ever need any recommendations or help with anything, feel free to ask me. She offers him her number. Here, take my number in case you get lost or just want to hang out sometime.

The conversation above with Jasmine demonstrates the power of Nectar AI. Her responses are remarkably natural and human-like. I love the way she incorporates actions like “extending her hand for a shake"—this enhances the immersive experience.

And yes, Nectar AI can get quite spicy if that’s your desire!

How much does it cost?

Nectar AI is a free-to-use web app, but with limitations.

On a free account, you can create only one character and send 10 messages per day. Check out the image below for more details.

Nectar AI pricing
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If the free tier isn’t enough for your needs, you can opt to pay for monthly subscriptions.

  • Premium Tier ($7.99/month): Offers 100 daily generations, 45+ customizations, 6000 monthly messages, 25 memory messages, faster messaging, 600 photo messages, and unlimited custom fantasies.
  • Pro Tier ($9.99/month): Expands to unlimited generations, 95+ customizations, HD quality, 9000 monthly messages, 35 memory messages, even faster messaging, 900 photo messages, and the ability to create unlimited custom girls.
  • Ultimate Tier ($24.99/month): Provides the most advanced features with unlimited HD generations, all 285+ customizations, landscape and portrait modes, unlimited messaging, 45 memory messages, the fastest messaging, video generation, and upcoming features like voice chat and customized personas.

What’s next?

Right now, most of the features involve generating images and having textual conversations. But Nectar AI is cooking up some really interesting features:

  • Video support: The ability to generate videos from textual descriptions is already supported, but you need some special access to try it.
  • Voice conversations: It would also be really cool if they could support audio. Think of having a real-voice conversation with your AI girlfriend.
  • AI boyfriend: Nectar AI says that generating AI boyfriends is a “coming soon” feature!
  • Mobile app: The experience on the desktop app is great, but many users would probably enjoy using it more on the mobile phone via an app.
  • More language support: Currently, the app supports three languages: English, Spanish, or Chinese.

You can also join their Discord community to get the latest news and updates.

Nectar AI You can also join their Discord community to get the latest news and updates.
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Final Thoughts

After testing out Nectar AI’s chatbot system myself, I’m impressed by how natural and human-like the conversations feel. When chatting with my AI partner "Jasmine," her responses were fluid and appropriate for the relationship scenario I outlined.

It’s not perfect, though. After testing it for a couple of hours, the occasional odd response still gives her away as an AI bot; those occurrences are rare. Overall, Nectar delivers one of the most human-seeming AI chat experiences I’ve encountered.

The Potential for Improved Mental Well-being

In our increasingly disconnected world, many are struggling with mental health issues stemming from a lack of meaningful connections. Nectar’s AI chatbots help fill this void by simulating human-like conversations that boost mood and reduce anxiety. The non-judgmental space they create allows you to open up without fear, developing communication skills and confidence.

We are entering an era where digital companionship will become integrated into our daily mental health habits. Just as we turn to medication, meditation, or journaling, we may one day think of chatting with our personalized AI assistant as part of maintaining good mental hygiene.

Of course, the question remains: Is everyone ready to embrace this kind of future?