Let’s discover Car Mode, Alexa’s new feature for vehicles
Recently the Auto modethe new Alexa functionality available for i vehicles. Thanks to this feature, Alexa will make it easier to access navigation, stay connected and use the various services on-the-go.
All of course in total safetywithout ever taking your eyes off the road.
The new Alexa Auto Mode
Auto Mode will allow you to view even more information And perform actions using your Echo Auto and supported accessories. In this way you will turn your smartphone into a smart displaywhich will be activated through the use of your voice.
This mode was made for helping people to focus on driving on the road. Its purpose is to allow the driver to view in a simple way information about the most used Alexa features while driving.
The screens available
Auto Mode consists of four screens different: Home, Navigation, Communication and Play. Below we report them in detail.
- Home screen: the home page is designed to provide access to the most frequent actions with a simple touch. Just click on the shortcut to activate the desired function or ask Alexa to do something.
- Navigation: this screen will allow you to select your favorite destinations with a simple click. If you prefer, you can ask Alexa to identify some specific places nearby.
- Communication: this screen allows you to make calls, Drop-In or announcements to Alexa devices immediately.
- Play: this screen shows the most recently used media through your Alexa devices and a play / pause button, along with a list of the most recently played songs. By selecting one of the songs on the screen, the screen will start showing the song being played, as well as other additional information.
To conclude we announce that the new functionality will be available in next weeks up iOS And AndroidAlso in Italy.