Amazon Echo is a hands-free speaker you Keep an eye on with your voice. Echo connects to the Alexa Voice Service to play music, provide information, news, sports scores, weather, and more—instantly. All you have to do is ask.
Echo has seven microphones and beam forming technology so it can hear you from across the room—even whilst music is playing. Echo is also an expertly tuned speaker that can fill any room with 360° immersive sound. When you wish to have to use Echo, just say the wake word “Alexa” and Echo responds instantly. If you have more than one Echo or Echo Dot, Alexa responds intelligently from the Echo device you’re closest to with ESP (Echo Spatial Perception).
Amazon Echo provides hands-free voice Keep an eye on for Amazon Music—just ask for your favorite artist or song, or request a specific genre or mood. You’ll be able to also search for music by lyrics, when a song or album was released, or let Alexa pick the music for you. Listen to any song with Amazon Music Unlimited.
Amazon Echo also provides hands-free voice Keep an eye on to Pandora, Spotify, iHeartRadio, and TuneIn. Plus, Echo is Bluetooth-enabled so You’ll be able to stream other popular music services like iTunes from your phone or tablet. Echo has been fine-tuned to deliver crisp vocals with dynamic bass response. Its dual downward-firing speakers produce 360° omni-directional audio to fill any room with immersive sound.
Tucked under the light ring is an array of seven microphones that use beam-forming technology and enhanced noise cancellation. With far-field voice recognition, Echo can hear you ask a question from any direction—even whilst playing music.
When you wish to have to use Echo, simply say the wake word, “Alexa,” and Echo lights up and streams audio to the cloud, where the Alexa Voice Service is leveraged to recognize and respond to your request instantly.
Always Getting Smarter
Alexa—the brain at the back of Echo—is built in the cloud, so it is At all times getting smarter. The more you use Echo, the more it adapts to your speech patterns, vocabulary, and personal preferences. And because Echo is At all times connected, updates are delivered automatically.
Just in the previous couple of months we’ve added local search from Yelp, movie showtimes, Samsung SmartThings strengthen, Google Calendar, Audible audiobooks, text-to-speech for Kindle eBooks, and over 100 new skills from third-party developers.
Echo has Skills
Skills add even more capabilities like ordering a pizza from Domino’s, requesting a ride from Uber, opening your garage with Garageio, and more. Enabling skills lets your Echo do even more—simply discover and enable the skills you wish to have to use in the Alexa App.
New skills are being added always. You’ll be able to also see ratings and reviews to learn what other customers are saying about skills in the Alexa App.
Control Your Smart Home
Use Echo to switch on the lamp before getting out of bed, turn on the fan or space heater whilst reading in your favorite chair, or dim the lights from the couch to watch a movie—all without lifting a finger.
Echo works with smart home devices such as lights, switches, thermostats, and more from WeMo, Philips Hue, SmartThings, Insteon, Nest, ecobee, Wink, and more.
Do More with the Alexa App
With the free Alexa App on Fire OS, Android, iOS, and desktop browsers, You’ll be able to easily setup and manage your Echo.
Use the Alexa App to connect services you already use like Spotify, Pandora, and Google Calendar. Setup your smart home devices from WeMo, Philips Hue, SmartThings, Insteon, ecobee, and more. See what books are available to read from your Kindle and Audible libraries. View shopping and to-do lists whilst on the go. Keep an eye on your timers and set custom tones for your alarms, and much more. The Alexa App is also where you discover and enable third-party skills.
Plays all your music from Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, TuneIn, and more the usage of just your voice
Fills the room with immersive, 360º omni-directional audio
Allows hands-free convenience with voice-Keep an eye on
Hears you from across the room with far-field voice recognition, even whilst music is playing
Answers questions, reads the news, reports traffic and weather, reads audiobooks from Audible, gives info on local businesses, provides sports scores and schedules, and more the usage of the Alexa Voice Service
Controls lights, fans, switches, thermostats, garage doors, sprinklers, locks, and more with compatible connected devices from WeMo, Philips Hue, Samsung SmartThings, Nest, ecobee, and others
At all times getting smarter and adding new features, plus thousands of skills like Uber, Domino’s, and more