Developed by Amazon, Alexa is a virtual assistant that has the capability of voice interaction, making to-do lists, music playback, streaming podcasts, setting alarms, providing weather updates, real-time information and performing a lot more other things. Also, known as Amazon Alexa, it was first used in Amazon’s own Echo and the Echo Dot smart speakers.
Apart from the few capabilities of Alexa showcased above, there is a lot more than it can perform. It can control your entire smart device by working as a home automation system. As a user, you can enhance its capabilities by adding more functionality. Currently, Alexa has the support for English, French, German and Japanese.
Available as an Application
The owners of Alexa supported devices USA can install a companion application from the Apple App Store, Amazon Appstore, and Google Play. Installation of skills like controlling music, managing alarms are only a few that can be done in the Alexa app. Such is the intuitiveness of the app that it enables a user to send feedback to Amazon regarding the recognition performed. For all the compatible devices like the Amazon Echo, Dot and the Echo Show a web interface is also available.
Functionalities Offered by Alexa
There are a lot of functionalities that Alexa offers some of which we have seen above. Now we are going to discuss the functionalities in detail.
Alexa’s home automation feature was released on April 8, 2015, which enabled it to interact with a wide range of smart home devices. Using the Alexa Skills Kit, the developers have the ability to form their own smart skills.
Alexa can order food for you from the leading food outlets like Domino’s Pizza, Pizza Hut and many more. As of now, this feature of Alexa is only available in a few select countries like U.S. and U.K. Some of the leading food outlets like Starbucks came up with a private beta that gave users the ability to place pick-up orders through Alexa.
There is a multitude of music streaming services that are supported by Alexa. Some of these services are free while some are subscription based. Some of the services include Amazon Music, Prime Music, TuneIn, Spotify Premium and many more. However, you may not be able to find some of the services on the other Alexa-enabled products. Alexa is capable of streaming media and music directly when Alexa’s device is linked to the Amazon account. This will enable the access to the user’s Amazon Music library. All the Amazon Prime members get an additional functionality to access the different stations, playlists and more than two million songs that too completely free of charge. Amazon Music for PC enables a user to play his choice of music from iTunes, Google Play and other platforms on his Alexa device. All a user has to do is upload his collection to ‘My Music’ on Amazon through the computer. There is a limit of 250 songs that can be uploaded free. Alexa will play the music and give you a complete control over the playback by using the voice command options.
Alexa supports some of the leading sports teams and provides all the updates from them. All a user got to do is add his favorite sports team to the list under the Sports Update app section of Alexa. Some of the leading supported teams are as under:
English Premier League
UEFA Champions League
National Hockey League
Football Association Challenge Cup
National Football League
Alexa plays an important role in Business as well and is available as a paid subscription service. It enables companies to join conference calls, custom skills, and schedule meeting rooms.
CALLS & MESSAGING
Alexa will assist you in sending messages from Alexa’s application and deliver it to the recipient’s application and also on the Echo devices that are associated and supported with an Amazon account. A user can make use of Alexa to send typed messages exclusively from Alexa’s app. When a user sends a message from any of the associated Echo devices, then the message will be sent in the form of a voice message. However, Alexa does not have the capability to send videos and photos in the form of attachments.
One person’s Alexa contacts can be polled across all over the other devices that are registered to the same account. Within Alexa’s app, a person is able to start a conversation only with the Alexa contacts. In a particular household, the Alexa messaging is available to any person when it is accessed and supported by an Echo device or Alexa app. You can contact on Amazon Echo support or the toll-free Alexa Devices Support Helpline for any kind of assistance required.
There is no sort of security like a PIN or password that can be added to the messaging feature. Using the Do Not Disturb feature, a user is able to block the alerts for messages and calls.
ALEXA VOICE SERVICE
Different device manufacturers can integrate the Alexa voice capabilities into their own personal connected devices by making use of the Alexa Voice Service (AVS). AVS is a cloud-based service that allows APIs to connect with Alexa. All the new products that are built by using the AVS will have the complete access to all of the Alexa skills. All those companies who are trying to integrate products with Alexa using AVS they do not have to pay any sort of fees. For official assistance, users can contact on the Alexa customer support phone number.
AVAILABILITY OF ALEXA
Since its launch, Alexa has slowly increased its availability in countries all over the globe. Till February 2018, Alexa can be used in 38 countries. There are few countries like Italy and Spain where Alexa is supposed to be released in 2018. In the coming years, Alexa is definitely going to increase its presence in many more countries.
ALEXA SUPPORTED DEVICES
TVs and media boxes
TVs and media boxes
Phones and tablets
Laptops and desktops
Wearables and earphones
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Setting Up Your Alexa Devices
There are quite a few Alexa devices out there that are available for the users in the U.S. Every device has its own functionality and usability. We at MAYIHELPYOU.US will provide you the needed support while setting up your Alexa device. As our customer, you can contact us and we will provide you the needed assistance in regards to Alexa setup. For any kind of official help a user can contact on Amazon Alex devices support phone number.
Providing Support for the Alexa Application
The Alexa mobile application available on the different mobile operating platforms efficiently enables a user to perform the different functionalities. All our customers can contact us whenever they face any issues while using the Alexa application. We will ensure that the application works properly with your device.
It is important to update your Alexa devices every now and then to keep them equipped with all the latest features and upgrades. Updating your Alexa devices whenever you receive an update ensures their proper functioning. Whenever you face any issues while updating your Alexa device, contact us and we will ensure that all the support services are delivered to you.
Device Specific Help
There are a number of devices that support Alexa. We make sure that our customers receive the desired support services as per their device of use. Our experts provide the support services as per the issues or concerns faced by our customers. They are well aware with the functioning of the Alexa supported devices and ensure that the right support services are delivered to every user. If a user requires any official support then he can call on the Alexa tech support numbers.
As our customer, you do not have to worry about any of the common errors faced by your Amazon Alexa devices. When you feel that your Alexa device not responding in the desired manner all you got to do is contact us. May I Help You Alexa Devices Support care will make sure that your device starts functioning in the way it is supposed to be and you are able to enjoy the services.
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