Can Amazon Echo make a call

Calling with Alexa: It's that easy with Amazon Echo, Skype & Co.

You actually know Alexa as a smart assistant with whom you can control the light in your apartment or call up your favorite songs. But with Alexa you can do even more - for example Make phone calls using voice commands on your Echo devices. The advantage: when making calls with the Echo, you have your hands free and can do other things at the same time. In addition, there are no additional costs for calling with Alexa apart from the internet charges.

Requirements for the telephony function: You and the person you are calling must install the Alexa app on a smartphone or tablet. Generally all Fire, Android and iOS devices are compatible. You can then connect the Alexa app to all your Alexa-compatible devices.

Then you can use your Make phone calls from all Alexa devices, for example the Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Show or Spot. Your conversation partner can also receive your call on all of their Alexa devices.

Self, if you both don't have any Alexa devices at all, you can make calls with Alexa: It is sufficient if you both have the Alexa app installed on your smartphone or tablet - additional devices are not necessary.