Alexa voice control is now available on Amazon Fire TV devices with SLING TV.
Use an Alexa Voice Remote, Fire TV Cube, or pair any Alexa-enabled device, such as Amazon Echo or Echo Show, with your Fire TV device.
The following Alexa commands are currently available with the SLING TV app:
Access SLING TV
“Alexa, open SLING”
“Alexa, go to SLING TV”
“Alexa, watch CNN on SLING TV”
“Alexa, go to HGTV”
“Alexa, watch ESPN”
“Alexa, tune to Comedy Central”
Please note, the below features are not available on all channels.
“Alexa, rewind” (rewinds 30 seconds)
“Alexa, rewind 10 seconds”
“Alexa, go back 1 minute”
“Alexa, fast forward” (fast forwards 30 seconds)
“Alexa, fast forward 5 minutes”
“Alexa, start over”
“Alexa, play from the beginning”
When using Alexa voice control, if you receive Error 1-777, the requested content is either not currently part of your subscription or not available on SLING TV:
Immediately make changes to your subscription by logging on to your My Account page.