How To Setup Echo Show

Amazon Echo Show is a unique product by Amazon and highly distinguished from all other Echo products as it has a 7 inch touch screen. The screen is basically used to display visual output for Alexa assistant responses once you Connect Echo To Wi-fi. However, it can also play video content and make video calls to other users of Echo show. It is also a hands-free device that is censored to get activated when one enters the room and responds to the wake word “Alexa”, which is set by default. After you Connect Echo To Wifi, you can instantly connect it to other echo devices in the house. Not only can you listen to music with this device, you can also stream the songs and get the lyrics on the screen using Pandora, spotify, iheartradio, TuneIn and other apps. You can also monitor rooms and passages with Echo Show. For example: If you have a baby sleeping in the room, You will be able to monitor the baby through the Alexa Echo Show, for this you need to Connect Echo To WiFi

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Features And Benefits

Amazon Echo show has so many benefits by which our life can be made much easier. The device can be controlled by just our voice by addressing it by the name “Alexa” after you connect Echo to Wi-Fi. Once you complete the Echo set up wi-fi, you can connect the device to Alexa and get started. All that is required to do is to tap a button or call out to Alexa and ask for what you need. Be it playing music, weather report, news or anything else from the internet, this device does it for you. The key features and benefits of the Amazon Echo Show device are:

1. Dolby instilled speakers
2. Eight microphones
3. Beam-forming technology
4. Noise cancellation
5. Controls your smart home (lights, fans, refrigerator, opens garage doors, etc)
6. Choose from a range of music genres and moods once your Echo Setup Wifi is done
7. Watch videos online
8. Get lyrics to the songs you are listening to on the screen
9. Dual stereo speakers
10. Book your uber ride through Echo Show
11. Get Audio books read through Audible
12. Multiple slings are available are protective cases for echo show
13. Set alarms and timers
14. Monitor other rooms and passages of your house from the screen
15. Create lists (to-do lists, shopping lists, etc)

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Echo Show Setup
Size 7.4” x 7.4” x 3.5” (187 mm x 187 mm x 90 mm)
Weight 41.0 oz. (1170 grams) Actual size & weight may depending on manufacturing process
Display 7 inch touch screen
Camera 5MP
Connectivity of Wi-Fi Dual-band Wi-Fi supports 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 and 5 GHz) networks. Does not support connecting to ad-hoc (or peer-to-peer) Wi-Fi networks.
Bluetooth connectivity Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) support for streaming audio from your mobile gadget to Echo Show or vice versa. Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) for controlling voice of the connected gadgets. Hands-free voice control is not supported for Mac OS X devices. Bluetooth speakers that require PIN codes to be used are not supported by this device
Audio Dual  stereo speakers.
Processor Intel Atom x5-Z8350 processor installed for advanced technology and processing capabilities
Warranty and Service  Limited warranty and service included for the first year. Warranty can be extended for an additional 3 years for U.S. customers alone. This is an optional choice. The use of Echo Show is subject to the terms mentioned.
Inclusive of the package Amazon Echo Show device, power adapter and cable (6 ft.), Things to Try card with your device and a quick guide to start up.

SETUP INSTRUCTIONS

1. Download Alexa App On Your Device And Sign In To Your Account:

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Once you Connect Echo To Wifi, the Alexa app is free and available on the Google Play store and iOS App store. You will be required to download it on your device and create a unique username and password for your use. This cloud based app is the key to managing the device by setting alarms and timers, playing music, creating lists, etc. The following Operating Softwares are compatible with the Alexa App:

  • Fire OS 3.0 or higher
  • Android 5.0 or higher
  • iOS 9.0 or higher

The Alexa App can also be downloaded through a web browser such as safari, firefox, chrome, etc. on the site https://alexa.amazon.com. This can be done after the completion of Echo Setup Wifi.

 

2.Turn On Amazon Echo Show:

The Echo Show device comes with a set of charging cable and power adapter. Once the device is plugged into the charging cable and power adapter, you are ready to switch on your device. You will first be required to select a language and then will be guided with instructions on the screen while the Echo Setup Wifi is on. You can then sign in to your Amazon account and review the terms and conditions and move on to using the device. If your Alexa is Not Connecting To Wifi, try troubleshooting.

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3. Talk To Alexa:

The device is ready to use once the home screen is turned on with rotating pages. Saying the woke word “Alexa” will get your device started. The woke word is set by default and can be changed to any of the few other options made available to you. This can be done by visiting the “settings” section and choosing “change the woke word”.

FAQ’s

1. Does the Echo show device stream Amazon Prime Videos?

Yes, the device can stream and show videos from Amazon Prime. Song videos can also be streamed once you Connect Echo To Wifi using some apps such as Pandora, Spotify, iHeartRadio, etc. There is even an option of screening the lyrics of the song you are listening to from these apps.

2. Can pictures be viewed on the Echo Show Device?

Yes, pictures can be viewed on the device. You need to be signed into your prime photo account for this. You can even put the pictures on slide show mode once you are signed into your account. Connect Echo To Wifi to access your prime account.

3. Can this be replaced for our alarm clock?

Yes, it can. You need not worry about the screen light being too bright. You can instruct “Alexa, turn off the screen” and still keep the alarm. Or another option would be to use the “Do not disturb” option for the same.

4. My Alexa Not Connecting To Wifi, What Can I Do?

Unplug your device and restart the process again. You could even try troubleshooting. If you are still unable to Connect Echo To Wifi, then you can call the customer care team.

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