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Amazon Echo - Newly Designed and Lower Price

29 September 2017, 08:23 | Dan Bryan

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The Bluetooth speaker comes with Dolby Digital and there is a new microphone technology that allows voice commands to be picked from a distance quite accurately.

One theory - well, my theory: Amazon hasn't found one, single, no-brainer use case for the Echo, so it's releasing different form factors that can push different behavior.

The next generation Amazon Echo smart speaker made its debut today, one of half a dozen devices unveiled by the company in a press conference at Amazon's headquarters in Seattle. To get this offer, you'll just need to add three Echos to your Amazon cart, and the company will deduct $50 off your purchase. The ability to make hands-free video calls to any Echo Spot or Echo Show, making for a thoroughly modern way to say goodnight to your significant other.

Echo Dot has a built-in speaker, but it features a 3.5 mm audio jack to pump your music to external speakers.

Amazon considers this an evolution of the Echo Dot, as the idea appears to be to use it not only as an alarm clock, but also for video calls. The Echo Spot comes with a price tag of $129 and will go on sale starting December.

The "all-new" Echo is priced at $99, and the Echo Plus is priced at $149.99. Furthermore, it is created to support 4K content and high dynamic range video. You can pick up a pair of them for $19.99 that will ship later this holiday season.

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He ran the ball hard for the Raiders , and continues to give the team that threat in the backfield they have been missing. Lynch's dances are not scheduled, but there are likely to be no games as comprehensively easy as this one was.

The Fire TV is already on pre-order and shipping in the United States starts October 25. Five of the products are Echo related and the last is a new Fire TV.

Priced at Dollars 149, the "smart home hub" is compatible with over 100 smart home devices and can be set up using voice commands, the company claims. And when someone calls your home phone, Alexa will announce their name from your contacts list. What do you think of the new hardware coming out from Amazon?

The new device, priced at Dollars 35, will make landline calls using Alexa. Once connected, it's like having a speakerphone call with the person on the other end.

The Echo Spot is aiming for your nightstand with a 2.5-inch display and alarm features.

The new Fire TV costs just $70 and brings in 4K, HDR, and Dolby Atmos support. Alexa gadgets called Echo Buttons that now are created to play games with your Echo speaker.

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