Here is a piece of news that will delight all users ofAlexa on iPhone! The latest update of the application for iOS has indeed received a highly anticipated feature offering the possibility of adding a widget " Ask Alexa » on the home screen offering the possibility of questioning the voice assistant in one click.
Summon Alexa more simply on your iPhone
Widgets were undoubtedly the major novelty of iOS 14. Allowing you to display the weather forecast, access Apple Music or even place shortcuts to your connected objects, these are very popular with iPhone users because they allow access to a service very simply.
« On iOS 14 or later, you can now add the new Ask widget Alexa to your home screen and press to talk to Alexa« , precise Amazon who thus sees his assistant easier than ever to use on iPhone. Obviously, this widget will not allow you to invoke it using a "Dis Alexa », This feature is always reserved for Siri, but you just have to tap on it to spend your voice commands.
In addition, this feature will allow you to add different widgets to more easily control your connected home, especially if you have some that are only compatible. Alexa.
To add your widget Alexa on iPhone, you just need to update theapplication Amazon Alexa then simply search for the widget Alexa on iOS and add it to your home screen. Once done, click on it so that the assistant will start listening to you.