Alexa is a voice assistant that will respond to your queries and do some tasks for you. You can ask anything and you will get the answers as requested. Just ask anything, like “How to reach Las Vegas?” or “How is the weather today in Sydney?”. You can also ask Alexa to do something like “Set alarm for 4am” or “Book an Uber cab for me to my office”.
There is no recording facility available with Alexa. In fact, Alexa is responds upon the ‘wake word’ i.e. by default Alexa and can be changed to Computer, Amazon or Echo. When you use the Wake Word, device starts working and performs the desired task for you.
Alexa mobile app is available for Fire OS, Android and iOS devices. It is regularly updated to be compatible with the latest versions. However the iOS app is compatible with iOS 11.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and for Android compatibility, check the following
For complete setup it is mandatory to have a smartphone and install Alexa app on the device because if you don’t connect the Echo Dot with Wifi or Alexa app, the configuration will not process.
The option is available! You just need to select the Amazon Echo product that you want to choose to accept the voice commands. Your mobile must be paired with the Amazon device when you send commands through your Alexa App.
Alexa Mobile App is available with Apple Store. You can simply type “Alexa iOS App” and click on the relevant URL. Or else, you can also visit this give URL to visit the relevant page directly:https://apps.apple.com/in/app/amazon-alexa/id944011620.
For the Mac users, Alexa App is also available for Safari. Make sure to use a compatible version for downloading.
Visit alexa.amazon.com and then go to “Forgot Your Password”. Here you will be asked to provide your registered email address or mobile number. On providing the email or mobile, an OTP will be sent to your mobile, which you can provide on the same screen at “Enter OTP” block. Now you will be asked to enter new password twice and it’s done.
No, there are no monthly subscription fee required to use Amazon Echo devices. All you need to do is to have a WiFi connection and a smartphone with Alexa mobile app installed. With these three things, you can enjoy using Amazon Echo without any additional cost.
No, there is no facility to use Amazon Echo with batteries as you need to plug this device on a power outlet for functioning. But don’t worry as this device comes with powerful mic so you can command Alexa and it will follow your instructions.
Alexa is a highly advanced voice assistance, designed to understand multiple languages including UK English, U.S. English, Canadian English, Indian English, Portuguese, Italian, German, French, and Japanese.
Yes, but it starts to respond to your commands only when you say the trigger word or wake word. Once you use the wake word, it starts to accept your commands. If you have a family member or roommate with name “Alexa” or something similar, make sure to choose another wake word.
Yes, just say “Alexa, call Smith” or anyone else in your contact list. Alexa will identify the relevant name from your contact list and call the person.