Use the Alexa Voice Service (AVS) to add intelligent voice control to any connected product that has a microphone and speaker. Your customers will be able to ask Alexa to play music, answer questions, get news and local information, control smart home products, and more on their voice-enabled products.
AVS is now available for the UK and Germany. Learn how to build and launch products with Alexa for these regions on the AVS for the UK and Germany page »
Alexa has finely tuned automatic speech recognition (ASR) and natural language understanding (NLU) engines that recognize and respond to voice requests instantly. Learn more about AVS localization »
Alexa is always getting smarter with new capabilities and services through machine learning, regular API updates, feature launches, and custom skills from the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK).
An easy-to-use SDK to quickly create device software for Alexa-enabled products. The AVS Device SDK provides C++-based libraries to add intelligent voice-control to connected products by including components to process audio inputs and triggers, establish persistent connections with AVS, and handle all Alexa-driven interactions.
Prototype on a Raspberry Pi today. Get Started »
Whether you’re building a hand-held device like a TV remote or developing a hands-free experience for a connected speaker, AVS provides flexibility to design the best voice experience for your product.
AVS provides hardware and software development tools to help you easily build products with Alexa.
Whether you're building a hand-held device like a TV remote or smart watch or developing a hands-free experience for a connected speaker or home intercom system, we provide you with the development tools to create the best user experience for your Alexa-enabled product.
Our Marketing and Brand Guidelines will provide you with an Amazon Alexa brand and messaging overview for how to integrate Alexa into your marketing, including packaging, promotional materials, and advertising. It also includes an overview of marketing recommendations and opportunities.
Your product will also need to go through certification for access to Amazon Music, Audible, and/or third-party media services. Submit for review »
The Alexa family of devices gets bigger every day. Learn how these companies voice-enabled their products in our Developer Spotlight series below, and shop available products on the Alexa-Enabled Storefront.
The smart thermostat with built-in Alexa Voice Service and far-field voice control. Learn more »