How do I determine which Alexa features are available for my Ford vehicle?

The table below outlines the full suite of Alexa features at a glance. The main difference between Alexa Built-In (Base) and Ford Premium Connectivity (Premium) is the capability to stream. Wi-Fi is not required to use Ford Premium Connectivity.

  • Alexa Built-in is free for the first three years.
  • Ford Premium Connectivity is $10 for US users. 
Alexa FeatureAlexaAlexa Built-InFord Premium Connectivity
Local Media ControlPlay 92.3FM.xx
Phone CallCall Mom.xx
NavigationTake me home.xx
InformationHow tall is Barack Obama?xx
Vehicle ControlSet the temperature to 75 degrees.xx
PersonalityTell me a joke.xx
Weather What's the weather like this evening?xx
TrafficHow's my commute home?xx
ShoppingAdd diapers to my shopping list.xx
Smart HomeTurn off my front porch lights. xx
CommunicationsMake an announcement.xx
Household OrganizationWhat's on my calendar today?xx
Flash BriefingsPlay my flash briefing. x
GamesLet's play Jeopardy! x
Streaming MusicPlay "Hip Hop Hits" on Amazon Music. x
Podcasts/AudiobooksRead "The Bluest Eye" on Audible x
Long Form NewsPlay the news.  x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Additional Information

How do I set up Alexa Built-in for my vehicle?
Where can I find Alexa Built-in subscription information?
What are the vehicle requirements to use Alexa Built-in?