Frontier offers Amazon Alexa Voice Control on FiOS Quantum TV

Monday 6 November 2017 | 08:49 CET | News
Frontier Communications integrated Amazon Echo devices with its Quantum TV service to enable FiOS Quantum TV subscribers to use Amazon Alexa. The Amazon Echo devices that are compatible with Quantum TV are Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, Amazon Tap, Echo Plus, Echo Spot, Echo Show and more. Frontier customers can simply "ask Alexa" to change channels, search Live TV shows and Frontier's extensive Video on Demand catalog as well as control the video playback itself (pause, fast-forward, rewind).

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Companies: Frontier Communications
Countries: United States
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