You can enhance your app and content by adding Alexa voice support to it, so that customers can interact with their TVs in a hands-free way (an interaction referred to as “far-field control”). They can ask Alexa to play content, search for content, control playback, and change channels on their Fire TV using voice. Even without Fire TV Cube or a paired Echo, customers can press the microphone button on the Alexa Voice Remote to say voice commands to Fire TV (this is referred to as “near-field” control).
There are several techniques for voice-enabling your app:
Check out this sample app for Fire TV, which demonstrates most of this functionality, so you can see what’s possible.
Here’s an introductory video tutorial to get you started: