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Amazon Alexa

by  Amazon.com

Price: Free Download
Sold by: Amazon.com Services LLC
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This app needs permission to access:

  • ACCESS_BACKGROUND_LOCATION
  • Access coarse (e.g., Cell-ID, Wi-Fi) location
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Latest updates

What's new in this version
  • Various bug fixes and performance improvements.

Product details

  • Original Release Date : 2014
  • Date First Available : November 18, 2014
  • Manufacturer : Amazon.com
  • ASIN : B00P03D4D2
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.4 out of 5 stars 50,777 ratings

Product features

  • Alexa App is a companion to your Amazon Echo, Dot, Tap and Show for setup, remote control, and enhanced features.
  • Amazon Echo is hands-free and voice-controlled, never requires charging, and is at home in the kitchen or in any room.
  • Alexa is always ready to play your favorite music, provide weather and news updates, answer questions, create lists, and much more.

Product description

Use the Amazon Alexa App to set up your Alexa-enabled devices, listen to music, create shopping lists, get news updates, and much more. The more you use Alexa, the more she adapts to your voice, vocabulary, and personal preferences.

MANAGE YOUR DEVICES
• Set up your Alexa-enabled devices, control or check status of your compatible smart lights, locks and thermostats at home or on the go
• Create routines to automate your smart home devices

MUSIC & BOOKS
• Connect to music services like Amazon Music, Pandora, Spotify, TuneIn, and iHeartRadio. Choose a song or playlist and listen on your Alexa-enabled devices
• Create speaker groups to play music across your compatible Echo devices for multi-room music

ORGANIZE YOUR DAY
• View and edit shopping and to-do lists on the go, get weather and news updates, set timers and alarms, and more

STAY CONNECTED
• Use Drop In from your app to connect instantly with your compatible Echo devices at home, like a two-way intercom
• Call or message supported Alexa-enabled devices, at no additional cost or call most phone numbers in the US, Canada and Mexico – for free

Technical details

Size: Varies by device (3.3MB - 95.1MB)
Version: Varies by device
Developed By: Amazon.com ( Privacy Policy )
Application Permissions: ( Help me understand what permissions mean )
  • ACCESS_BACKGROUND_LOCATION
  • Access coarse (e.g., Cell-ID, Wi-Fi) location
  • Access fine (e.g., GPS) location
  • Access information about networks
  • Access information about Wi-Fi networks
  • ANSWER_PHONE_CALLS
  • Act as an AccountAuthenticator for the AccountManager
  • Discover and pair bluetooth devices
  • Connect to paired bluetooth devices
  • Required to be able to access the camera device
  • Initiate a phone call without going through the Dialer user interface for the user to confirm the call being placed
  • Change Wi-Fi connectivity state
  • Enter Wi-Fi Multicast mode
  • Change network connectivity state
  • Achieve low-level access to power management
  • Disable the keyguard
  • FOREGROUND_SERVICE
  • Get information about the currently or recently running tasks: a thumbnail representation of the tasks, what activities are running in it, etc
  • Interact with data across multiple user profiles
  • Open network sockets
  • Access the list of accounts in the Accounts Service
  • Manage the list of accounts in the AccountManager
  • MANAGE_OWN_CALLS
  • Modify global audio settings
  • Read from external storage
  • Read only access to device state
  • Read the user's contacts data
  • Read SMS messages
  • Monitor incoming MMS messages, to record or perform processing on them
  • Get notified that the operating system has finished booting
  • Monitor incoming SMS messages, to record or perform processing on them
  • Record audio
  • REQUEST_COMPANION_RUN_IN_BACKGROUND
  • REQUEST_COMPANION_USE_DATA_IN_BACKGROUND
  • Ignore your battery optimization settings
  • Write to external storage
  • Send SMS messages
  • Access the vibration feature
  • Request authtokens from the AccountManager
  • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming
  • Allows an application to receive messages via Google Cloud Messaging
  • com_google_android_gms_permission_ACTIVITY_RECOGNITION
Minimum Operating System: Varies by device
Approximate Download Time: More than 5 minutes