Amazon Alexa Calling and Messaging
Amazon has extended its ECHO speaker series by introducing its “Amazon Alexa Calling and Multipurpose Echo device”. It has given a new way to be more connected with your family and friends in this highly digitalized. Amazon’s Echo Alexa is a complete game changer. You can say it completely defines what is to be connected only on the basis of voice interaction, you are too busy to pick your mobile phone and answer. Amazon has:
- Amazon Alexa Echo Dot
- Alexa Echo
- Echo plus
- Amazon Alexa
The ‘Multipurpose’ How? Let see. It can do anything you want Alexa to do. You just need to order Alexa the task like “Amazon Alexa Calling” as it responds to the voice commands of consumer proactively and performs the certain task efficiently.
It is capable of managing Amazon account, setting alarms and timers, can read your calendar details, play music, read the news, can answer any GK question ( what is the capital of Australia?), make your home smart, make calls, do messages, etc.
How to Make Calls and Messages Using Amazon Alexa calling Device?
Now, many of you admire how we can use Alexa to make calls and messaging. Amazon Alexa calling and messaging features enable you to make and receive calls as well as send messages between other Amazon to echo devices, the Amazon Alexa app for iOS, Android and Fire tablets.
Amazon Alexa Calling
This device is very useful when you are multitasking, and you can just use your voice. You can make voice calls, video calls (if your device has a screen).
You need an Amazon account which will help you to sign up, a mobile phone number, an Alexa app (which you can install it from Google play store) on a device having Android, iOS, or an Android fire tablet.
Everything must be set up using Alexa app as it connects the phone with device verify your Number and sync your contacts those having Alexa app. It uses your phone book to access contacts using Alexa service and will auto-update contacts in the app from the contact list.
Once your contacts are synced in the Alexa app, just ask Alexa to call any of your contacts by name. Make hands-free calls while you multitask, and use your voice to select options such as “press one for English.”
You can also make video calls to friends and family between any Echo Show, Echo Spot, or the Alexa app. Not only this you can also receive calls from other Echo device or Alexa app.
When someone calls you Alexa announce the name of the caller and a green light ring appears on your Echo device indicating calls. You can ask Alexa to answer or ignore the call. It can go like-
- “Alexa, call mom.”
- “Alexa, hang up.”
Messaging on Alexa
You not only enjoy Amazon Alexa calling, but you can also use Alexa to easily send and receive a message. Sign up process is the same as it is for calls. You don’t need to sign up again and again once you sign up it will work for all.
To send a text message to someone, you Just ask “Alexa, send a message” to [name of the contract] if it exists in your Alexa contact list then voice recording of your message will be delivered to contact’s Echo device or Alexa app. If that contact does not own a device, then they can download Alexa app for free Alexa calls and messages.
You can send Alexa -to- Alexa messages from the Alexa app on an Android Mobile phone supporting iOS.. When you receive a message, you will hear a chime and a yellow light ring appear on your Echo device. If your device has a screen you will see a message or say “Alexa, play my message.”
You will always be notified whenever it has something to tell so stay in touch wherever you are. It can go like-
- “Alexa, message dad.”
- “Alexa, play my message.”
It also has one more Do not disturb feature. It is used when you are not in the mood to take any calls and messages and want to have a sound sleep just turn on DO NOT DISTURB. In other words, just ask “Alexa, don’t disturb me.” You can also schedule Do Not Disturb in the Alexa app (Settings > Select your device > Do Not Disturb > Scheduled).
The best thing about this device is that it has nothing to do with your call or messaging plans. Because it is free to use anytime anywhere as it works over Wi-Fi and cellular data. We all have in common and makes you work like a pro and helps you keep in touch with your friends and family.
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