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Make more possible with Alexa
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Alexa makes your life easier, more meaningful, and more fun by letting your voice control your world. Alexa can help you get more out of the things you already love and discover new possibilities you've never imagined. Alexa continues to open possibliites and new ways to experience the world. Alexa's accessibility features are helping people be more connected, more entertained, and more independent. See Alexa Accessibility.

Alexa's Real Time Text Feature

Real Time Text is a feature that adds a live, real-time chat feed during Alexa calls, and Drop Ins made from Echo Show devices. When Real Time Text is on, a keyboard pops up on the screen, enabling customers to type text which appears in real time on both parties' screens. This feature makes it easier for customers with speech impairments, or for customers who are deaf or hard of hearing, to communicate with their contacts by typing during a call.

This is Alexa for everyone

For useful reminders. For reaching out to friends and family. For help in the kitchen. For making your day a little easier. Explore how Alexa's accessibility features can fit into your life.

  • Get help from Alexa without using speech.
  • Communicate and stay connected with Alexa.
  • Interact with Alexa by touch using on-screen titles or on-screen keyboard.
  • Alexa Captioning lets you see captions for Alexa's responses on Echo supported devices.
  • Call Captioning enables people to see captions for Alexa calls in near real time.
  • Closed Captioning converts the audio content of a video broadcast into text (subtitles).
  • Is Alexa talking too fast or too slowly? You can ask Alexa to adjust the speaking rate to your preference.