Before starting, your ONE Cast must have already been initially set up using the Google Home App. If you have not already done this, you can follow the instructions on our Google Home set-up by clicking the button below. You must also have Bluetooth enabled on your mobile device.
ONE Cast requires a Wi-Fi connection to stream music, streaming music may incur costs if your home internet plan is limited in bandwidth. If you’re in any doubt, please check with your internet service provider for more information.
First, turn on your Cyrus ONE Cast amplifier and wait for the LED to turn from flashing Red to solid green.Google home
Search the Google Play Store for Amazon Alexa, install and set-up on your device
Alexa Play Store Link
We’re going to start by adding the Nuvola skill to your Amazon Alexa. From the Alexa app home screen, select the icon at the bottom right of the screen called Devices.
Select the “+” icon in the top right-hand corner in the Device menu.
Select “Enable Smart Home Skills”
Click on the search icon at the top right of the Smart Home page.
Search for Nuvola in the search bar and select the top result.
Select the blue button “Enable to use” to add the Nuvola skill to your Alexa.
This will take you to the sign-in page for Nuvola. If this is the first time you have been here, you will need to create a Nuvola account, by clicking on the “Sign Up” link.
Once the sign-up process is finished, you will be re-directed back to the Amazon Alexa App.
For some users, you might be asked to search for new devices, hit cancel as we need to add ONE cast to your Nuvola account first.
Search the Play Store for the UNDOK App, install and set-up the app.
Once installed, open and follow the initialisation process and agree to the terms and conditions.
Undok Play Store Link
From the home page, select the settings icon at the top right of the page.
Select the top result, “My Frontier Nuvola Account”.
Login to the Nuvola account with the credentials previously used when enabling the Nuvola skill in the Alexa App. Click on the ‘Login with UNDOK’ button and follow the login process.
When you get to the My Frontier Nuvola Account screen, select ‘Add Device’.
Find the speaker name that matches the ONE Cast that you set-up in Google Home, In this example our ONE Cast is called “Dining room speaker”.
Select the purple plus icon to add the speaker to Nuvola.
Press “OK” to associate the Google Home speaker to your Frontier Nuvola account, this will connect it to be used with Alexa.
The prompt on the screen says ‘associate with UNDOK account’, this is using your Frontier Nuvola account.
Once added, you will receive a notification from the Amazon Alexa app letting you know a new device has been added, click on “My Devices” to confirm that the device has been successfully added.
The One Cast has successfully been added to your Nuvola account.
Open the Amazon Alexa application and navigate to my devices page, click on “All Devices” to confirm the process was successful.
You are now able to control the Cyrus amplifier using Amazon Alexa.
If you’ve got a paid Amazon Music subscription, you can now use your Alexa to request and play specific genres, albums or even individual songs through your Cyrus ONE Cast. Just use the same commands as you would an Echo or Echo Dot device but adding “on Kitchen Speaker” or whatever name you assigned to your ONE cast in the initial Google home set-up. Or you can add “in the bedroom” if you have associated your ONE cast with a particular room from within the Alexa app.
So there you have it. We hope you enjoy your Cyrus ONE Cast with Amazon Alexa integration, please find a full list of music commands for Alexa by clicking the button below.Alexa Voice Commands