Implementing a Flutter Chatbot App with Google Gemini

Maneesha Erandi
5 min readApr 15, 2024

In this article, I will guide you to create your own Flutter chatbot app with Flutter Gemini and Firebase using Material Design.

Google Gemini

Gemini is a generative artificial intelligence chatbot developed by Google. It is Google’s latest family of AI models, formally known as Bard.

The Importance of Chatbot Implementation in Mobile Apps

  • Enhance the user experience and engagement
  • To provide better customer support
  • Personalize data according to user preferences

Flutter Gemini

Flutter 3.19 release brought a new Dart SDK for Gemini and few more features.

The Google AI Dart SDK enables developers to use Google’s state-of-the-art generative AI models (like Gemini) to build AI-powered features and applications. This SDK supports use cases like:

Generate text from text-only input

Generate text from text-and-images input (multimodal)

Build multi-turn conversations (chat)


Getting Started with Flutter Gemini

  1. Install the package
google_generative_ai: ^0.3.0