Amazon Echo  Smart Speaker with Alexa

 Amazon Echo a  smart speaker you can control with your voice. Echo connects can connect to the Alexa Voice system that plays music, make calls, send and receive messages, provide information, news, sports scores, weather, and more instantly. All you have to do is ask a question to Alexa.

The Echo speaker can fill any room with immersive sound. It has 7 microphones and a beamforming technology which can hear you from across the room even while music is playing. When you want to use the Echo, just say the wake word "Alexa" and Echo responds instantly.

Highlights:

Voice control your music

Just ask for a song, music, artist from Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify, Pandora, SiriusXM, and more.

You can play multi-room music wit Echo devices in different rooms. Echo can also play Audible radio stations, news briefs, and more. You can just ask Alexa to play jazz in the kitchen, pop music in the living room, or play the same song or music throughout your whole home.

Voice control your home

Ask Echo to switch on the lamp before getting out of bed, turn on the coffee maker,  dim the lights from the couch all without even moving your finger. Ask Alexa to turn on the TV, change volume, change the channel, or play your favorite movie. With Echo can control many devices like Amazon Fire TV and selected devices from Sony, Dish, and Logitech. You can control multiple devices at scheduled times or with a single voice command, like locking the doors and turning off the lights when you go to bed. Echo works with lights, locks, switches, thermostats and more from WeMo, Philips Hue, SmartThings, Insteon, Nest, and Wink.

Hands-free calling and messaging

You can talk to almost everyone in your house. Use instant connect to another compatible Echo at home and send an announcement across Echo devices for calling the family for dinner, reminding the kids to go to bed.

Far-field voice recognition

An array of seven microphones that use beamforming technology to enhanced noise cancellation. Echo has improved its wake-word ("Alexa") performance to hear the question you ask from any direction even in noisy environments or in the midst playing music at loud volumes. simply say the wake word - "Alexa," and Echo lights up and connects and responds to your request instantly.

 

Echo has skills

Echo has tens and thousands of skills and counting. Skills such as ordering a pizza from Domino's, requesting a ride from Uber, controlling your TV with Dish and more. To enable new skills, just ask Alexa. New skills are always being added up all the time and you see ratings and reviews of skills provided by customers in the Alexa app.

 

Specifications:

Built-In Speakers: Yes

Streaming Services: Apple Music, Pandora, SIRIUS, Spotify, YouTube

Number of Microphones: 7

Works With: Amazon Alexa, Hue, Nest, SmartThings, Wink

Search Engine Used: Bing

Calling Features: Yes

Connectivity Technology: Wi-Fi

Operating System Compatibility: Android, Apple iOS

Wake Word: Alexa, Echo

Indoor Or Outdoor Use: Indoor