Amazon's Alexa can now detect the voice of individual users in Canada

Amazon's Alexa can now detect the voice of individual users in Canada

You'll have to give Alexa access to your contacts, and after going through the list, the digital assistant will suggest people with Echo device linked to their phone numbers. The Echo, Echo Dot, and Echo Plus speakers were initially available only via invitation with a 30 percent discount and 1 free year of Amazon Prime membership worth Rs.999.

Echo smart speakers are voice-controlled and have been created to always be ready to take instructions from the users.

The Alexa-powered Echo speaker line will soon be gaining some new features. Communications, on the other hand, will allow users to send messages from one Echo speaker to another.

Once a Canary user enables the Alexa skill within the Alexa mobile app, they'll need to sign in with their Canary credentials, after which point they'll have prompts to follow for connecting their devices.

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You will also use Alexa conversations to contact other Echo devices in your home as an intercom as a part of the Drop in feature.

Amazon has made its line of Echo speakers available to everyone in India, four months after launching the speakers in the country on an invite-only basis. In addition, users can set up routines for Alexa to perform a series of actions from a single voice command. Gururaj also added, "We are excited to make Alexa and our Echo devices available for all customers, and we can't wait to hear about their experiences".

Amazon Echo Dot, Echo and Echo Plus are now available across both online and offline channels at Rs 4,999, 9,999 and 14,999 respectively. The devices can now be purchased online through Amazon.in and offline through 350 retail stores across 20 cities, including Croma, Reliance, Vijay Sales, Crossword and more. Note, as a launch offer, Amazon is also offering Philips Hue bulb for free with the purchase of Echo Plus on amazon.in and select retail outlets.

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