Amazon Echo devices now available to all customers

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Amazon Echo devices now available to all customers

Restricting it to the "Only my household" setting will ensure that only your family members get to use the feature to connect to your Echo devices.

How do you enable it?

Another way to set up a profile is using Alexa app on your phone. The app will prompt you for personalisation, and once you are done, your profile will be listed.

"Customers will now be able to purchase Echo devices from more than 350 retail outlets such as Croma, Reliance, Vijay Sales and Crossword, among others, across 20 cities in India", Parag Gupta, head of product management and marketing, Amazon Devices, was quoted as saying by the report of Economic Times. Select, and you will be done. You can now make a call to your contacts who have an Echo device.

To do this, the user says, "Alexa, show the CAMERA NAME", replacing "Camera Name" with the actual name applied for the camera they're interested in. My home internet has less than 1 Mbps speed, so as of now, I have my doubts on the connection, but it works.

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In addition to controlling their VIZIO SmartCast displays with Amazon Alexa, consumers with VIZIO SmartCast TV-enabled displays can also browse and launch content directly from their displays with their remote.

Go to Settings Your Echo Device Drop-in. This means if you've got Echo setup in your living room and another one in office, you can order Alexa to drop in a message from your living room and broadcast a message. "We think this is a trend that's going to continue to evolve in the marketplace and that there will be more and more features added through this infrastructure", said Golub Senior Vice President Stephen Sise of the company's decision to upgrade some luxury units in its Streeterville Moment building and others across the country.

It's good to see Amazon has made a positive move for India and is trying to match features available in the US.

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