Amazon is bringing a few Alexa-powered highlights to the second-generation Fire TV Cube, including two-way video calls. Since the gadget doesn’t have a camera, you’ll need to associate a webcam that has UVC uphold and a goal of at any rate 720p.
It’ll additionally have to capture video at least 30 casings for each second — 4K webcams aren’t suggested, notwithstanding. You’ll likewise require a Micro USB to USB connector to attach it to the Micro USB port.
You’ll at that point have the option to put and get sans hands video calls with other Alexa-powered gadgets with a screen, for example, an Echo Show or a telephone or tablet with the Alexa application.
Whenever you’ve imported your reaches, you can ask Alexa to consider another person’s gadget. You’ll have the option to utilize orders like “Alexa, video on” or request that the voice right hand end the call.
Amazon will reveal the video call highlight in the coming a long time in the US, UK, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and Spain. Two-way sound calls are accessible on all Fire TV Cube models today.
Fire TV Cube can likewise advise you when somebody rings your doorbell. You’ll have the choice to show a video feed from an associated Ring gadget on your TV by asking Alexa to do as such.
Moreover, you’ll have the option to ask Alexa general questions, for example, climate data, without interrupting on whatever you’re viewing.
Alexa will answer you in a spring up window in case you’re playing video in full screen or on the background of the gadget’s browse screen. This will take a shot at all Fire TV gadgets aside from the original Fire TV Stick and Fire TV.