Quickstart

In this section we’ll walk through creating a Smart Doorbell and controlling it using Amazon Alexa.

Step 1 : Create a Sinric Pro account

Step 3 : Create a new device: doorbell

Sinric Pro create device alexa

Once you click on the save button Amazon Alexa will automatically detect the device we just created (If you completed Step 2). You should see a push notification like below in your phone.

Sinric Pro alexa doorbell notification

If you did not get the push notification, just ask Alexa to device devices

Step 4 : Schematics

An external switch circuit:

     3.3V
    --+--
      |
     +-+
     | | 1K ~ 10K
     +-+
      |
      +--> D2 (for ESP8266, ex: GPIO33 in case of ESP32)
      |
    | O
  --+
    | O
      |
    --+--
     GND

Sinric Pro alexa doorbell notification

Step 4 : Connect ESP8266 or ESP32

SinricPro credentials

Demo ESP8266/ESP32:

Demo RaspberryPI + Python:

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