Amazon at the moment introduced three new options that can quickly be obtainable on its Fireplace TV units, together with two-way video calling help on the Fireplace TV Dice (2019).
If you happen to personal a Fireplace TV Dice (2019), now you can make and obtain hands-free Alexa video calls out of your TV to different Alexa units with a display screen, together with one other Fireplace TV Dice, Echo Present, or the Alexa app on a smartphone or pill. To get began, nevertheless, you’ll need a third-party webcam that helps a minimum of 720p decision at 30fps. After getting linked a webcam, it is possible for you to to make video calls utilizing the distant or simply your voice with Alexa.
Fireplace TV Dice house owners can now have two-way video calls with any Alexa gadget with a display screen (cellular, Fireplace Tablets, Echo Present, and many others). Use the distant or the next utterances to make hands-free video calls:
- “Alexa, name Julie’s Echo”
When a name is energetic, you possibly can then say:
- “Alexa, video on”
- “Alexa, reply”
- “Alexa, finish name”
The characteristic will quickly be obtainable with a brand new software program replace to Fireplace TV Dice (2019) house owners in Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, the U.Okay., and the U.S.
Amazon has additionally introduced that Fireplace TV house owners can now view Ring doorbell digital camera notifications on their Fireplace TV display screen when the doorbell rings. To observe the safety digital camera video in your display screen, you possibly can say, “Alexa, present me (Ring gadget title),” or “Alexa, speak to (Ring gadget title). Unusually, nevertheless, the characteristic will not be obtainable on the Fireplace TV Dice (2019).
Moreover, Alexa can now present climate and different technology info on Fireplace TV units on a partial display screen overlay over full-screen video playback or the Fireplace TV browse display screen background. In contrast to the opposite two new options, this one will probably be obtainable on all Fireplace TV units, apart from the first Gen Fireplace TV Stick and 1st Gen Fireplace TV.