Alexa, are you there? If you have Amazon’s Alexa-enabled devices, you’ve probably asked Alexa plenty of questions already, such as, “What’s the weather?” or, “How many teaspoons are in a cup?” The good news is that Alexa works with a growing number of smart home security products, too, including those from Teckin.
The Teckin smart security camera can provide direct access to Alexa, so you can control them simply by talking to Alexa. For instance, you can ask Alexa to lock the door or turn on the camera.
Does Teckin Security Camera work with Alexa?
Yes, Teckin camera works perfectly well with Alexa. Teckin’s security cameras connect to Alexa just like many other products. You simply need to install the Teckin skill in the Alexa app. If you own an Amazon Echo; a speaker that responds to voice commands — then you can now use it to control and monitor your Teckin camera system.
How do I connect my Teckin camera to Alexa?
Wondering how to connect your Teckin indoor Security Camera to Alexa? Here in this section, you are going to learn how to connect the teckin camera to Alexa, step by step.
1. Download the Teckin app from the Apple App Store or Google Play
The first step to connecting your teckin security camera to Alexa is by searching for, and downloading the Teckin app from google play store or Apple app store on your android or apple phone respectively.
2. Register a Teckin account on your Teckin app
if you do not have an account yet, you will have to signup for a Teckin account on the Teckin app so that you can add your devices to their server. Then configure and name your devices.
3. Download the “Alexa” app
Now, the next step is to download the “Alexa” app from the app store or google play store and configure Alexa Echo Show in the “Alexa” app.
4. Enable “TECKIN CAM” skill
The next step is to search for “TECKIN CAM” from the skills category in the “Alexa” app and enable “TECKIN CAM” skill, and you’ll be navigated to TECKIN’s login page where you are expected to log in.
5. Complete your Setup
Complete your setup by logging in. Once you have done that, you’ll be able to ask Alexa to turn on or off your Teckin security camera. Alexa will ask you if you want to open the Teckin skill.
After you say yes, you’ll be able to use any of the commands you can use with the Teckin app, including the [Camera Name] [Switch On|Switch Off] command. You can even ask what the status of your Teckin camera is, such as “Alexa, ask Teckin what’s the status of camera one?”
Now that you are done with connecting your Teckin security camera to Alexa, you can seamlessly enjoy your smart home with just a word or two.