Except for the Tap, Alexa devices have a visible ring on top that provide visible indications of what the device is going.
Here’s the current list of color communications:
|Light Ring Status||Description|
|Solid blue with spinning cyan lights||The device is starting up.|
|All lights off||The device is active and waiting for your request.|
|Solid blue with cyan pointing in direction of person speaking||Alexa is busy processing your request.|
|Orange light spinning clockwise||The device is connecting to your Wi-Fi network.|
|Solid red light||You have turned off the microphones on your device. Press the Microphone button to turn on the microphones.|
|White light||You are adjusting the volume level on your device.|
|Continuous oscillating violet light||An error occurred during Wi-Fi setup.|
|Spinning blue light that ends in a solid purple light||Do Not Disturb is enabled.|
|Single flash of purple light after an interaction with Alexa||Do Not Disturb is active.|
|Pulsing yellow light||A message or notification is waiting for you.|
|Pulsing green light||You are receiving a call or Drop In on your device.|
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