Article ID : 00199543 / Last Modified : 16/05/2019

Device discovery fails on the TV Control Setup with Amazon Alexa app in the TV with the speaker.

You cannot perform device discovery on an Amazon Alexa-enabled device with the TV Control Setup with Amazon Alexa App in the TV.

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Countries and regions where Sony's Android TV™ supports Amazon Alexa-enabled devices

Check the following.

  1. Check that Sony's Android TV™ skill is enabled in the Amazon Alexa app.
    NOTE: The Amazon Alexa app is a mobile application provided by Amazon.
  2. Check that the same Google account is used to log in to the TV Control Setup with Amazon Alexa app and Amazon Alexa app after enabling Sony's Android TV skill.
  3. Perform device discovery from the Amazon Alexa-enabled device.

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*Amazon and Alexa are trademarks of, Inc. or its affiliates.