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Alexa Skills Projects by Madhur Bhargava

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Amazon Echo – First Generation

Amazon Echo was the original first generation flagship smart speaker from Amazon. It requires a wireless internet connection to work as its voice capability (Alexa) is based on a cloud computing service by Amazon:

Figure 2.1: A first generation Amazon Echo

The initial setup of Amazon Echo can be done via the Alexa mobile app, available for both of the major mobile platforms (iOS and Android) and can also be done via the Alexa web portal.

To enable it to reach users of varied economic capacities, Amazon has introduced Amazon Echo Dot, which is a smaller and cheaper version of Amazon Echo:

Figure 2.2: A first ...

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