How to Connect Alexa Echo Dot to Android Phone


  • Download alexa app and create an account on amazon alexa app and login with your credentials on your android Phone and get your alexa echo dot in setup mode and follow instructions on your alexa app.
  • You need good internet connection and an amazon alexa app installed on your android phone.

Now-a-days turning our home into a smart home has become a hot buzz. With this we can control our room temperature settings, light settings, and security checking of your cctv, listening to music with the help of echo dot. Echo for is a screenless cylindrical computing device controlled with our voice. In order to control echo we have to download Amazon Alexa app. You can also change your tv channels without your tv remote. With this the echo speed will increase and make it easier for interact to the device which is connected via the internet. As devices improved its features to connect them to Alexa. If you want to listen to music or give commands for these, echo tap is a standard speaker which provides you this features within the Wi-Fi range. Fro this once you have to Set up the tap standard speaker  on the Wi-Fi network. To do this follow the instructions mentioned in this article.

How to Connect Alexa Echo Dot to Android Phone and Setup

Step:1 Now download Alexa app from google play store in phone, with this you can setup you device, play music, manage alarms etc. 

Step:2 After that include power adapter in to echo then into power outlet. Now it shows Orange , blue lights. Once it glows Orange light means it’s great you. (What if green light is spinning)

Step:3 Next follow the steps mentioned in the app to connect echo to Wi-Fi network

Now pair Bluetooth Speaker With Dot

Step:1 Firstly turn on pairing option on your bluetooth speaker 

Step:2 Next open Alexa app and choose settings

Step:3 Now choose your device, follows day choosing bluetooth pairing a new device.

Step:4 After that your echo dot starts pairing. Now it shows the bluetooth speaker in the available list in your Alexa app

Step:5 Then choose bluetooth speaker. After connecting it with echo dot now Alexa tells your connection  is successful.

Step:6 Next choose continue in Alexa app

Hope the above instructions will help you how to connect Alexa echo dot or andriod phone. And your work becomes easy and you can enjoy your music and other features.

How to Get Amazon Alexa in Setup Mode?

To get amazon alexa in setup mode you need to press and hold power button for 5 seconds and wait until alexa says “setup mode ready” and orange light will blink on your alexa echo dot that means setup mode is ready and you need to follow instructions on your amazon alexa appto complete the setup process successfully.

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Alexa Echo Dot Not Connecting on Android Phone?

If your alexa echo dot is not connecting then possible reason would be your wifi internet connection make sure you are connected to your home wifi and make sure you are entering the correct password. If this doesn’t help then you need to restart your wifi router / modem to fix amazon alexa connectivity issues.

Some of the Features of Echo dot

There are many features which you can enjoy while using alexa echo dot and lot of Best alexa skills available on alexa store that you can try and few of them are listed below and you will have always more skills available on alexa skill store.


Abra is one of the super game in Alexa. In this it guesses 5he name of the people or fictional character base on questions asked by you


With help of Alexa you can play a bunch of music or services. You can also listen premium songs if you have a account. You can also listen Amazon version  songs on Amazon music unlimited or Spotify for monthly $4 on a single echo gadget 


It required Logitech hormonyhub, with this you can easily enable your device into a actual remote in order to use it with your Tv or home theatre.  With this feature you can give voice commands for turning on or off your tv. Now follow the steps to connect echo dot to andriod phone.

Rajeshwari Chiluveru
Rajeshwari Chiluveru
Rajeshwari is Senior Content Writer, Author, and Also Senior Editorial Team Member at A Savvy Web and She has a Degree in Bachelor of Technology (Btech) and (Master of Technology) Mtech from JNTU and is a real time expert. She writes about technology guides and troubleshooting guides (tips and Solutions) and helps users to solve issues easily. She has expertise in this area for more than 5+ years of experience and enthusiastic to provide troubleshooting tips and fixes and how to articles on Tech Related subjects like iPhone, Android, iOS, Smart tv and other tech related solutions and easy methods to fix.

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