Use Amazon Alexa to Haier Smart Appliances to the next level with hands-free voice controls. To confirm your appliance can be connected to WiFi, visit: Does My Haier Appliance Have WiFi Capability?  

For more information on Amazon Alexa devices, visit: Echo & Alexa Devices.

Interact with your Smart appliances using one of the following Skills (depending on your appliance):

  • Geneva, GE Appliances' Custom Skill: Initiate Geneva by saying "Alexa, ask/tell Geneva..." and then state your request.
  • SmartHQ™, GE Appliances' Smart Home Skill : Start by saying "Alexa,..." and state your request.


For assistance with set-up, visit:

Here are some of the ways Alexa and Geneva or SmartHQ can work together to bring voice control to your Smart appliances:


Alexa, tell Geneva... 

  • to preheat the (upper/lower) oven to 350.
  • to change the temperature to 300.
  • to set cook timer for 20 minutes.
  • to turn off the oven.
  • to cancel baking.
  • to set oven to convection roast/bake.
  • to turn the warming drawer to low/medium/high/off.
  • to set a timer for 10 minutes.
  • to turn on/off Sabbath mode.
  • to preheat my oven for turkey. 
  • I want brownies.

Alexa, ask Geneva...

  • what is the oven status?
  • how much time is left on my kitchen timer?


Alexa, ...

  • start the microwave.
  • microwave on high for 2 minutes.
  • defrost three pounds of chicken/steak/hamburger in my microwave. 
  • stop the microwave. 
  • pause the microwave.
  • add 30 more seconds to the microwave.
  • add 2 minutes on the microwave.
  • microwave coffee/popcorn/potato/soup.
  • reheat soup.


Alexa, tell Geneva...

  • I added 1 pod to the dishwasher.

Alexa, ask Geneva...

  • when the dishwasher will be finished?
  • do I need rinse aid?
  • how many detergent pods do I have left?
  • what is the dishwasher status?


Alexa, ask Geneva...

  • if my laundry is clean.


Alexa, tell Geneva...

  • to keep tumbling.

Alexa, ask Geneva...

  • if my laundry is dry.

Room Air Conditioner

Alexa, tell Geneva...

  • to turn on the air conditioner.
  • to turn the air conditioner to 72.
  • to set the fan to high.
  • to set my air conditioner to energy saver.

Alexa, ask Geneva...

  • for air conditioner status.

Alexa will not notify you that something has completed unless you first ask Alexa or Geneva (depending on model) for the status. For automatic notifications, you can choose for notifications to appear on your mobile device through the SmartHQ app.