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Hook up alexa to receiver Echo Dot lacks the booming speaker offered by the full Echo. Fear not, though, since you can connect your Dot to Hook up alexa to receiver external speaker to beef up the sound.

The Amazon Dash Wand also has a weak speaker, but this device is designed to be portable. The Echo Dot is the one Hook up alexa to receiver really need helps from an external speaker. Here, you have a couple of choices.

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Hook up alexa to receiver can plug in an external speaker or connect one via Bluetooth. Then just power up your speaker, and it will now pump out the sound from your Echo Dot. Then you can instead stream the sound from your Dot through a Bluetooth speaker. Amazon offers tips on what type of Bluetooth speaker you can use and sells a variety of supported speakers.

Fire up the Alexa app on your smartphone or tablet. Tap on the hamburger icon and Hook up alexa to receiver Settings.

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The Alexa app now Hook up alexa to receiver for nearby Bluetooth devices for Hook up alexa to receiver with your Echo Dot.

Tap on the name of your speaker when it pops up. After the pairing is successful, the speaker shows up in the list of Bluetooth devices in the Alexa app.

Your Echo Dot also announces the successful pairing. You can now ask Alexa to play music and perform other tasks, and the sound is piped through your Bluetooth speaker. If you wish to disconnect the speaker, click on the name of the speaker in the Alexa app and tap Disconnect. To reestablish the connection, tell Alexa: To remove the Hook up alexa to receiver for your speaker, click on the name of the speaker in the Alexa app and tap on Forget Device.

Your speaker disappears from the list of Hook up alexa to receiver devices. Surviving a long and varied career in publishing, advertising, and IT, Lance Whitney now wears a few different technology hats. By day, he's a journalist, software trainer, and sometime Web developer.

By Hook up alexa to receiver, he's asleep. These days, he writes news stories, columns, and reviews for CNET and other technology sites and publications.

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Tap on the name of the device that you wish to set up with your speaker. For more Echo tutorials, check out: Lance Whitney Freelance Writer. PCMag reviews products independentlybut we may earn affiliate commissions from buying Hook up alexa to receiver on this page. Get Our Best Stories! How to Record Your Skype Calls.

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