This is also known as Amazon-Alexa. Ever wanted to get things done in a comforting and stress-free mode? That all you have to do is to give a voice command and BOOM! The task is done. Ready-to-use virtual assistance that gets your daily needs sorted out for you with playing songs, surfing the web for new songs, setting reminders in the calendar, and alarms. One can have Alexa on phones and tablets that are compatible with the application.

You could also get the device specially designed to house the Alexa artificial intelligence software in the form of a portable speaker. With an internet-enabled environment, you get started by getting your tasks sorted out. It is free to use except you subscribe for advanced features from the Amazon-Prime services. It can be downloaded as an application on your device or as a portable speaker with a clock in your home. We have different types like Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Plus, Echo Show and Echo Spot.

What can Alexa do?

The possibilities of Alexa are more than we can get over quickly. It can make our everyday life easy and seamless. All you need to get it started is to call “Alexa” to do a specific task, and it carries it out. The following are what it can do for us:

  1. Alexa can play music with just a simple voice command, it can also help to surf the web for search for new songs.
  2. It can be used to place calls and text messages with another device.
  3. It is also used to make shopping items on the go and even order for items on Amazon.
  4. Getting the latest news and weather report.
  5. It could also help to answer your puzzling question and do some calculations too.
  6. When bored it could get you cracked up with jokes and tell stories.

How to get the App?

Amazon Alexa app is used to control functions on Alexa-enabled devices. Therefore, one needs to know how to get started with having this application on our different phones and tablets.

Android Users

Here are a few things that are a must-have before using or downloading the application on your android device.

  1. Click on “Play Store” on your Android device.
  2. On the search bar, type “Amazon Alexa app” or “Alexa”
  3. Click on the “Install” icon.
  4. When you see that it is done installing. You can then set up your icon.
  5. Type in your username and password from your Amazon account.
  6. Click on “Get Started”
  7. All is ready for you to explore.

Alexa on Iphone

Here are a few things that are a must-have before using or downloading the application on your Iphone.

  1. Click on “App Store” on your Iphone device.
  2. On the search bar, type “Amazon Alexa app” or “Alexa”.
  3. Click on “Search” icon.
  4. As soon as it brings out the result, click on “Get” and “install”
  5. When you see that it is done installing. You can then set up your icon.
  6. Type in your username and password from your Amazon account.
  7. Click on “Get Started”
  8. All is ready for you to explore.

In conclusion, Alexa is from the range of smart speakers that set out to make the home fully automated. With just a voice prompt it helps us to carry on our various daily tasks and even get to stream songs, set reminders, and ask it any question. It is a good buy for the home.