How To Use Amazon Alexa App On Your Android Smartphone?

How To Use Amazon Alexa App On Your Android Smartphone?

Now, we are going to discuss steps for using Alexa app on a smartphone. You must read the steps carefully and configure Alexa app on the device. If you are using HTC U11 or Huawei Mate 9 smartphone, then also you can check the steps from the post.

How to set up Alexa on Android or iPhone?

You can customize the way how Alexa works on a smartphone or supported devices by downloading the Alexa app from the Google play store. You can download the app for iPhone from the Apple app store. However, the voice search feature is not available. Though Amazon is planning to add this in the near future.

If you are using the Alexa-enabled device for the first time after configuring the app on a smartphone, then you need to spend a few minutes customizing the preferences. Click on ‘3 line menu’ icon from the top-left corner of the screen and start accessing the following options.

Music, video, and books: Login to the services you want to use on your Alexa app but it must be remembered that music services will not work on HTC U11 and Huawei Mate 9.

Lists: Here, in this menu, you will find the list of items you have added in your Amazon shopping list or to-do list from the Alexa app. If you want to order online, you can order through Amazon shopping app. You can add items in the cart according to your preference.

All skills: Here’s what you can select from. You can browse, enable and manage thousands of third-party apps that use Alexa functionality. You can check the installed app or skills by clicking on ‘My skills’ button for the top-right corner of the screen.

Smart home: With this menu, you can configure the smart home devices on Alexa with the help of Alexa app. You can add smart bulbs, security cameras and more. Click on ‘Discover’ to search for the nearby smart devices. You can set or organize later on according to your taste.

Apart from this, you can click on 3 line menu icon and go to ‘Settings’ to check the Alexa-enabled devices list. You can set the name, location and time zones and even select the preference for temp and distance measurement units.

With the latest Alexa app update, you can use voice search capability on android device. It has now become possible to search for favorite stuff through voice as alexa amazon setup has bought a new update to its Alexa app. You can update the app and press the Mic button to use the feature. Currently, the voice search feature is available in Moto X4 and Huawei Mate 9.

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