Starting today, Alexa can translate conversations between two people who speak different languages. At launch, the new Live translation This feature works on Echo devices in the US and supports translation between English and French, German, Hindi, Italian, Spanish, or Brazilian Portuguese.
To start using the feature, ask Alexa to act as an interpreter for the language of the person you want to speak to. As you converse, Alexa will automatically identify the person taking and translate as needed. If you have a Echo show, you will see a visual translation in addition to hearing an audio translation. When the conversation ends, say “Alexa, stop”.