X

Amazon has rolled out Skype calling with Alexa for Aussie users, facilitating hands-free voice and video chatting in time for Christmas.

By linking with a Skype account, users can say “Hey Alexa, call Susan on Skype” to trigger free voice-calling over the internet.

Users can use make and receive hands-free Skype calls on their Echo smart speakers, with video-calling supported on Amazon’s Echo Show and Echo Spot.

Set-up claims to be easy, facilitated via the Alexa App or alexa.amazon.com.:

  • In the Alexa App or alexa.amazon.com, go to Menu > Settings > Communication
  • Select relevant link to add a Skype account, triggering a sign-in page¬†
  • Sign in with Skype account information to complete linking Skype account
  • (Note: for the best Skype calling and video experience, update to version 8.34 or later)

AlexaHeroimage 768x519.0 1024x683 Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype

211112 4Square Banner Narrow TWE3B 2 Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype
Sony 290ES 728x90 1 Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype
UE Wonderboom2 CNWeb LB Blue Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype
728x90 Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype
HAR0532 SHCHnews BT 728x90 Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype
4Squre Ads 02 728x90 1 Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype
BFCM BANNERADS 728x90 Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype
Mode II 728x90px product Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype
DCS 6100LH 728x90 smarthouse Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype
CUST CRICKET FY22 Sport Cricket Q2 V1 728x90 Hey Alexa, Call William On Skype

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE