Nest is an automation company which is manufacturing different electronic devices like programmable thermostats, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detector etc. Simply nest thermostat is automation, where it can learn what temperature the user likes and alter its temperature based on the availability of the user. It can be controlled using the Wi-Fi connection. Nest users have their own account and by logging in, they can know the schedule and settings, how much energy conserved, and to change the temperature. Now You can connect Nest with Alexa to Control Nest Alexa
It can detect smoke or CO and inform the users via voice and by notifications on the app. And now, Amazon Alexa device is a trending one as many people are using the Alexa device as a start for the Internet of things in their day to day tasks. This blog explains the process to control the nest device with the help of voice commands through nest Alexa.
Does nest work with Alexa?
Yes, you can enable the nest devices by just using voice prompts with the help of an Alexa device. For this process of nest Alexa, first you should need the nest device which is capable of supporting the Alexa device and Alexa mobile app.
Following are some of the Nest devices that support the Alexa voice control:
Cam IQ outdoor
Cam IQ indoor
3rd-gen Nest Thermostat and many more.
How to connect Alexa with Nest Devices? – Nest Alexa
With the Nest’s Alexa skill integration, the user has no need to manually operate the thermostat or rummage for a mobile phone to control the device. The user has to tell a voice command to the nest device and to activate this, the nest devices should be connected to the Amazon Alexa app.
Download and install the Amazon Alexa App on your mobile. Open the mobile app and Click the menu icon, and then tap the ‘smart home’ option. Press the smart home skills button in the bottom.
Click the ‘select devices icon’, which is in the bottom right corner of the app. Tap the plus sign to add a device to the app. Select the ‘Add device’ and select the type of nest device that you want to control through the Alexa.
Likewise, select the brand of the device and select the ‘Nest’ brand in the options. By selecting that option, the nest app will download in your smartphone, turn on the nest skill.
Sign in to your Nest account by providing the necessary credentials. Press the discover devices option, and tap your device name.
For these steps, the user should be the owner of the nest device. If the device has any other access like Nest family accounts, then the Nest cannot be connected with the Alexa device.
In addition to the instructions given, to get more updates on nest Alexa device setup, ring our toll-free number to talk with our support executives at +1-844-721-4070