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This skill is recommended for all Alexa integrations.  The Russound Smart Home skill is based on Amazon’s Smart Home skill and provides the easiest level of voice control of Russound products.  The commands that are available are such common items such as:

  • Alexa, play some music in the Den
  • Alexa, pause the Den
  • Alexa, turn the Kitchen on
  • Alexa, turn up the volume in the Living Room


Commands available for all zones of a Russound system


Voice Command

Turn a Zone On

Alexa, turn the Kitchen on

Turn a Zone Off

Alexa, turn the Kitchen off

Volume Up

Alexa, turn the volume up in the Living Room

Volume Down

Alexa, turn the volume down on the Patio


Alexa, mute the Living Room


Alexa, unmute the Living Room

Additional Available Commands for controlling a Russound Media Streamer



Voice Command

Play Music

Alexa, play some music in Billy’s Room

Pause Music

Alexa, pause Billy’s Room

Next Track/Song/Station (depending on the service)

Alexa, play the next song in the Living Room


Additional Links

Russound Control Skill

Frequently Asked Questions 

Voice Control Tips and Tricks

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