The Amazon Alexa Voice Service allows you to play music, listen to information, news, sports scores, weather and much more!

Available via the companion products from Amazon - Echo, Dot & Tap - Alexa can access online music services from Prime, tunein, Spotify and others.

Alexa brings integration with many Smart Home devices and systems out-of-the-box. There's support for Philips Hue, WeMo, Nest, Hive, Tado, Netatmo and the list is growing every day.

Now you can relax in your favourite arm chair and turn on the lights, turn up the thermostat and close the blinds while queuing up your favourite box set ready to stream to your TV. Just by using your voice!

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Official Alexa Skills

Nest Thermostat

Learn how to control your Nest Thermostat with Amazon Alexa on Echo and Fire TV.

Philips Hue

With Amazon Alexa and Philips Hue, you can control the lights in your home with your voice. All you have to do is ask.

Honeywell Evohome

Let Alexa control your thermostat using voice commands and take you home confort to the next level.


SmartThings can connect with Amazon Alexa devices as a Smart Home Skill to give you command of your home through voice controls.


You can use your Amazon Echo to control your tado° devices. Simply enable the tado° skill and connect your tado° device as a smart home product in the Alexa portal.


Now you can control your home with your voice thanks to Amazon Echo and your new virtual assistant, Alexa.

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Last Guide Added: 22/09/16