Everything you wanted to know about Amazon Echo, hands-free speaker you control with your voice
Amazon Echo has now been officially launched in India and currently available by invitation only. These devices are available in three different variants, Echo Dot is priced at INR 4499, Echo at INR 9999 and Echo Plus at INR 14,999. Amazon is currently offering 30% discount on these purchases along with 1 year prime membership free.
Echo connects to Alexa-a cloud-based voice service-to play music, set alarms and timers, provide information, check your calendar, weather, and sports scores, manage to-do and shopping lists, control smart home devices, and more-instantly.
Alexa is capable of voice interaction, music playback, making to-do lists, setting alarms, streaming podcasts, playing audiobooks, and providing weather, traffic, and other real time information, such as news. Alexa can also control several smart devices using itself as a home automation system.
With seven microphones, beam-forming technology, and noise cancellation, Echo hears you from any direction- even in noisy environments or while playing music, this should become your prized possession at home.