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DISH Hopper + Amazon Alexa

Get Hands-Free TV™ with Amazon Alexa and control your Hopper® Whole-Home HD DVR with your voice.

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

“Alexa, go to BBC America.”

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Navigation Shortcuts NEW

“Alexa, go to On Demand.”
“Alexa, go to guide.”

Launch Apps NEW

“Alexa, launch Game Finder.”
“Alexa, go to Pandora.”
“Alexa, go to Weather Channel.”

Change the Channel

“Alexa, tune to ESPN.”
“Alexa, go to Channel 131.”

DVR Recording

“Alexa, play MasterChef.”
“Alexa, record this.”


“Alexa, search for Top Chef.”
“Alexa, show me Tom Hanks movies.”
“Alexa, search for comedies.”

Transport Controls

“Alexa, fast-forward.”
“Alexa, rewind.”
“Alexa, play.” Or “Alexa, resume.”

Learn more about voice commands

One. Two. Three. Control TV.

Family watching a movie with Amazon Echo controlling their DISH Hopper

Pair Amazon Alexa with your DISH Hopper or Wally with this 3-step process:


Connect your receiver to the internet.


Enable DISH TV in the Alexa App.


Control your TV with your voice.


See the full process for integrating Alexa. Alexa integration requires internet-connected Hopper®, Joey®, Wally®, and Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Plus, Echo Spot, Echo Show, or Amazon Tap. Amazon, Alexa, Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Plus, Echo Spot, Echo Show, Amazon Tap, and all related logos are trademarks of, Inc., or its affiliates.

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

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

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