A layperson’s exploration of all things voice

May 20, 2019

Accessing Alexa in the Car

Last Fall, Amazon announced they would be coming out with the “Echo Auto” – so that you could access Alexa in your car. A few months later, a few customers actually received the device at a discounted rate – and now it’s widely available for $50. You can just lay it down on the seat next to you or mount it into your dashboard. It’s smaller than an Echo Dot. Here’s a 4-minute video with some common questions answered (egs. need to plug it in & Android phone with bluetooth capability; don’t need an Internet connection):