Huawei Mate 9 updated with Amazon Alexa

Huawei is happy to announce that its integration with Alexa is finally coming into fruition. Today, Huawei will push an OTA to Huawei Mate 9 customers in the US. This update will enable the Huawei Alexa app, where you’ll be able to tell your commands to Alexa.

You’ll have access to Alexa’s library of commands and skills that enable Alexa to work with third party platforms like Philips Hue bulbs or IFTTT automation recipes. You’ll also be able to shop on Amazon with your voice (if you’re a Prime member), ask for your flash briefing, podcasts, calendar events, weather, and basic…