Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen

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I'm trying to work out if I can connect a Bluetooth Mic to this?

Stuff on tinterweb suggests not, but, if you can connect a phone via BT why not a mic? After all they are both devices that generate audio.

Has anyone ever tried?

Need a simple PA set up for a birthday party.
 
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Hi,

As you say, I think the simplest solution may be to utilise your smartphone As the microphone.
Once you have the Bluetooth audio link connected to the phone, you could try and use a 'microphone to speaker' app.
Some examples here:
(Although some of these apps appear to be quite old; some further investigation may be necessary!)

I hope that gives you some ideas! :)

...although Bluetooth audio isn't always the best quality, and there may also be delay, or feedback issues to contend with.
 
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Say "Alexa drop in on xxx" where xxx is the name of the Alexa you want to drop in on. Then it will be like a two way radio between the two.
 
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Thanks. That's not quite what I need. Two way speech, I mean.

I will try linking a phone's mic and see how that works.
 
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volume up on the receiver - volume down on the sender (same thing).
 
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