LLaVA-NeXT, 🐐 of the Time!

Angelina Yang
2 min readFeb 8, 2024

The recent release of LLaVA-NeXT (version 1.6) marks new breakthrough in advanced language reasoning over images, introducing improved OCR and expanded world knowledge.

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What is LLaVA-NeXT?

LLaVA stands for Large Language and Vision Assistant. LLaVA models are multi-modal. Simply put, it’s a powerful blend of large language models and computer vision.

Trained end-to-end by combining a vision encoder and Vicuna for comprehensive visual and language understanding, LLaVA offers a…