How to Connect Alexa to Sony Smart TV

Alexa Sony TV

Quick Tips

  • You can add Alexa to Sony Smart TV and use voice commands to control the TV.
  • On TV: TV Control SetupGoogle AccountSony TV.
  • On Smartphone: Alexa AppSkillsSearchSony Smart TVEnable to Use.

Amazon Alexa or Alexa is one of the virtual assistants available for Smart TVs. Using the Alexa assistant on your Sony Smart TV, you can control the TV and other smart devices using your voice commands. You can add Alexa to your Smart TV using the TV Control Setup app.

How to Setup Alexa on Sony TV

1. On your Smartphone, install the Amazon Alexa app from the Google Play Store or App Store.

Amazon Alexa App

2. Launch the app and sign in with your account.

3. On your Sony Smart TV, press the home button.

4. Select the Apps menu.

5. Choose the TV Control Setup app and open it.

TV Control Setup with Amazon Alexa App.

6. On the following prompts, click the Next and Proceed buttons.

login with Google Account.

7. Sign in with your registered Alexa account and choose the name of your TV.

Choose your TV name.

8. Now, you have to add the TV to the Alexa app on your smartphone.

How to Connect Alexa App and Sony Smart TV

1. Open the Alexa app on your smartphone.

2. Click on the Menu icon.

3. Choose the Skills option. In some older versions of the Alexa app, you have to click the Skills and Games option.

4. Click the Search icon and search for your Sony TV.

5. Select the Sony Smart TV Skill and click the Enable to Use button.

Sony's Android TV.

7. The setup process is completed. If it does not happen, follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup process.

Alexa Voice Commands

After enabling the Alexa voice assistant on your TV, you can control your TV with simple Alexa voice commands. Some of the common Alexa Sony TV commands are,

  • Alexa, turn on my TV.
  • Alexa, mute the TV.
  • Alexa, play Stranger Things on Netflix.
  • Alexa, what is the weather like today?

Similar to Google Assistant on Sony TV, you can use Alexa to control your Sony TV with ease.

FAQ

1. Does Alexa work offline?

No, you will need a proper internet connection to access Alexa.

2. What to do when Alexa is not discovering my TV?

Make sure that your smartphone and Sony TV are connected to the same WiFi network. Use the updated version of the Alexa app on your smartphone and the latest version of Sony TV to avoid connection issues.

2. Which Sony TVs work with Alexa?

If your Smart TV has the built-in TV Control with Smart Speakers or TV Control Setup with the Amazon Alexa app, you can enable Alexa on your TV. If the app is not available, you can’t access Alexa on your TV.

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