Can I Control My Bose Soundtouch System with Amazon’s Alexa?
Many people are getting the Amazon Alexa device for the holidays and want to know if their Bose Soundtouch music system can be controlled with Alexa. The answer is yes. You can control most Bose Soundtouch systems with Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, Tap or any Alexa-enabled device. The 1ststep is to download the Bose Soundtouch Control Skill into your Amazon account. Once you have done this, you will need to enter your Bose Soundtouch account’s username and password. That’s it, your Amazon device is now ready to control your Bose Soundtouch music system. With the Bose SoundTouch Control Skill, you can ask Alexa to play music set to a SoundTouch preset, play content in a specific room, play/pause/resume and skip tracks, adjust volume, play the same music everywhere, find out what’s playing, and turn a system on or off. For example, “Alexa, ask Bose to turn off.” Please note, before any command, you must say, “Alexa, ask Bose”. The music services that currently work with Bose Skills are Amazon Music, Pandora, TuneIn, SiriusXM, and iHeartRadio. The following Bose Soundtouch speakers are compatible with the Amazon Bose Skill: SoundTouch speakers (SoundTouch 10, SoundTouch 20 Series III, SoundTouch 30 Series III, the SoundTouch 300 Soundbar, Wave SoundTouch IV, the SoundTouch SA-5 amplifier, the SoundTouch Wireless Link adapter, and the Lifestyle 600 and 650 home entertainment systems) and previous SoundTouch speakers/systems that support Bluetooth connectivity. Please visit our website @ www.wbsouth.com.