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DISH Hopper + Amazon Alexa

Control your Hopper with just your voice.

Introducing Hands-Free TV™ for everyone. With Amazon Echo, you can control your Hopper® Whole-Home HD DVR with your voice. It’s just another way DISH is Tuned In To You.™

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Get a free Echo Dot for referring a friend to DISH!

Refer a friend to DISH today and take your pick of rewards, including a free Echo Dot, 12 free Pay-Per-View movies, or $50 in bill credits!¹

 
¹ Maximum of 10 referrals per calendar year. New or qualified former DISH customers must provide a valid, original certificate number at time of order for service, prior to installation and activation. All offers require credit qualification and new DISH activation with Hopper® with Sling® or Hopper 3™. Free Echo Dot provided by DISH. Amazon is not a sponsor of this promotion. Alexa, Echo, Echo Dot, Amazon Tap, and all related logos are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.

Amazon Alexa pairs with the Hopper®, Joey, or Wally™ to let you control your TV without touching your remote. Get Amazon Alexa for your home at Amazon.com.

“Alexa, go to HGTV”

Download the DISH Skills at www.amazon.com/alexaskills

EXAMPLES:

"Alexa, watch America's Got Talent."
"Alexa, page up. Alexa, page down."
"Alexa, watch Modern Family."
"Alexa, go to Channel 120."
"Alexa, tune to HGTV."
"Alexa, pause. Alexa, resume."
DISH Hopper and Amazon Echo Dot

Features

Change the Channel

Change the channel by using a specific channel name or the channel number. Try saying:

  • “Alexa, tune to ESPN.”
  • “Alexa, go to Channel 140.”

Play a DVR Recording

If you have something recorded to your DVR, Alexa can play it for you. To play an event stored on your DVR, just say:

  • “Alexa, play Master Chef.”

Search the Guide

Use your voice to look for a show, an actor, or a genre. Find something specific with commands like:

  • “Alexa, search for Fear the Walking Dead.”
  • “Alexa, show me Tom Hanks movies.”
  • “Alexa, search for western movies.”

Transport Controls

For the ultimate hands-free experience, use Alexa to do things like fast forward, rewind, play, pause, and more. Just say:

  • “Alexa, fast forward” or “Alexa, rewind.”
  • “Alexa, pause,” “Alexa, resume,” or “Alexa, play.”
  • “Alexa, skip forward.” (30-second default skip, maximum of 3 minutes)
  • “Alexa, fast forward.” (10-second default skip)

One. Two. Three. Control TV.

Pair Amazon Alexa with your DISH Hopper®, Joey, or Wally™ for hands-free control of your TV. Connecting couldn’t be easier! See the step-by-step process.

Connect your receiver to the internet.
Enable DISH TV in the Alexa App.
Pair your Hopper, Joey, or Wally™ with Amazon Alexa.

Alexa integration requires internet-connected Hopper, Joey, or Wally, and Alexa-enabled device with Amazon account.

Interested in getting Amazon Alexa but don't have a Hopper?

Contact us today to upgrade your equipment. Fee(s) will apply.

Call 1-800-333-3474 Chat Now
Hopper and TV