Alexa Smart Screen SDK

Create Delightful Screen-Based Devices with Alexa

Alexa Smart Screen SDK

Alexa Voice Service enables device makes to build screen-based products that compliment Alexa voice responses with rich visuals. The new Alexa Smart Screen and TV Device SDK enables you to bring feature-rich and differentiated products to market with flexible customer experience options for a variety of devices including ambient screens, smart displays, tablets, televisions, and more. The Alexa Smart Screen and TV Device SDK is available for Android and Linux platforms.

Sections:

Features

Simple Integration

Available for Android and Linux platforms - leverage the precompiled Android PacKage (APK) or use the C++ based Linux SDK to create screen-based Alexa built-in products with minimal software development effort.

Flexible Customer Experience

Flexible integration options so you can choose the best customer experience for your specific device type. Use embedded mic arrays, Bluetooth audio docks, or work with companion Alexa devices.

Rich Interactive Visuals

Bring rich interactive visual experiences to your devices with support for Alexa Presentation Language (APL) skills and leverage multiple screen modalities including 'Show Mode' for tablets and optimized layouts for TVs.

Rich Interactive Visuals

Photos
Music
Reminders
Weather
Calendar
Movies

Spotlight

Lenovo Smart Tab

Lenovo used the Alexa Smart Screen and TV Device SDK for Android to build the Lenovo Smart Tab, a new line of voice-activated tablet solutions that feature Alexa built-in and 'Show Mode' for a more visual, immersivie Alexa experience. The Smart Tabs will enhance the way customers interact with their music, control smart home devices, and more.

Sony Smart TV

Coming Soon: Sony and Amazon collaborated to use the Alexa Smart Screen and TV Device SDK for Android to bring audio and visual experiences to select Sony Smart TV models that work with companion Alexa devices, like the Amazon Echo. Customers can talk to Alexa through the Echo and see visual responses on the TV for music and camera feeds.

Resources

Evaluation

Prototype with the Alexa Smart Screen Development Kit:

Amazon Alexa Smart Screen Dev Kit »

Work with aualified systems integratos ARRIS, Cisco IVP, DiscVision, and Technicolor: 

Systems Integrators for AVS »

 

Marketing

Integrate the Amazon Alexa brand and increase product exposure:

Marketing and Branding Guidelines »

Amazon.com Marketing Opportunities »

Terms

Device makers building with AVS must adhere to our terms and agreements.

Amazon Developer Service Agreement »

AVS Program Requirements »

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