Amazon voice assistant does it all. what do you need? It can dim the lights, play your favorite songs, notify you when Amazon bundles are arriving, suggest dinner ideas and make phone calls, among other things … but not only that; Plus, you can do it with the sound you like the most. Here we explain how to change Alexa voice.
And if you want to practice your English, French or German, you can also change the language. However, it is important to keep in mind that by changing Alexa’s voice, you can make it difficult for your assistant to understand you if you don’t speak to her in the specific accent you set.
1. Open the Alexa app
Get the device you use to control Alexa settings, whether it’s your phone or tablet. Tap on the Alexa icon to open the app, then tap on the three-bar menu icon in the upper left corner of the home page, then head to Settings> Device Settings. Wait for the list of connected devices to appear on the screen, then choose the device on which you want to change Alexa voice.
2. Select the language
Once you have chosen the device you want to configure, scroll down until you see the language and tap on that word. You will see a dropdown box with a list of the different English accents that you can choose from. So far, the available dialects come from the United States, Canada, India, Australia, and the United Kingdom.
If you live in a country whose primary language is not English, you want Alexa to speak with you in Spanish, or you are learning a second language and want to train, you can change Alexa’s default language to German, Spanish, Japanese, Italian, Portuguese or French.
3. Save the changes
Feel free to experiment with different dialects, until you find the ones that you prefer. When you choose one, click Save changes. You can now ask Alexa hundreds of questions, just to enjoy the answers in her new accent. Sure, it sounds like you are listening to someone else.
How to empower celebrity voices?
Would you like an Alexa celebrity to speak to you? Although he won’t be the real celebrity who will talk to you or call you on the phone (because he’s definitely too busy), now thanks to Alexa Skills, your assistant can imitate the voices of some famous personalities, like Gordon Ramsay, the famous TV chef, so you feel like he’s there with you to supervise To prepare your lunch.
1. Open the Alexa app
Again, open the Alexa app and tap on the menu.
2. Select the skill
Select the Skills button. Once there, type Gordon Ramsay to find his voice. Determine the first power that appears (it must be from Ground Control, otherwise it is probably not the power you want). Then sit back and enjoy the mockery of one of the most famous chefs on the planet. Note: Many features can also be activated simply by asking Alexa to enable them, although you’ll need to know specifically what your request is.
3. Add the skill with voice commands
You can also add specific skills to your Alexa by simply asking them to enable them. Before issuing the command, just make sure you know exactly what the skill is called. Alexa works best when you are as specific as possible with Skill Add commands.
In the case of Gordon Ramsay, Say “Alexa, enable Gordon Ramsay ability”. Your device should respond with “That’s the skill, Gordon Ramsay, from Ground Control.” This indicates that the skill has been added to your Alexa app, which means you can start your conversation with Chef Ramsay.