Do you need a smartphone to use Alexa?
Considering this, can you set up Alexa without a smartphone?
Use alexa.amazon.com to quickly add the contactsyou need from any internet-connected PC or Mac.” seeless Yes, you can set this up without needing amobile phone. You need a smartphone to setup the Alexa connect on the local wifi. You setit up using the Alexa app and go to settingsand set up a new device.
Herein, does Amazon Alexa require a monthly fee?
There is no subscription cost to useecho, but if you are an Amazon Prime member($99.00 a year) you will get a lot more out of it. Primemembers get free music. You need a free echo app foryour PC, Tablet, or smartphone. Alexa can only Stream iHeartRadio an Amazon stations without anysubscription.
You need an Amazon account to useAlexa, but you don't need AmazonPrime.