We have already seen some leaked photos of Amazon’s new touchscreen Alexa enabled device and now it is official and called the Amazon Echo Show.
The Amazon Echo Show features a 7 inch touchscreen display and it comes with Alexa and has a number of new functions over the current Alexa enabled devices, have a look at the video below.
Voice responses from Alexa are now enhanced with visuals and optimized for visibility across the room. Call or message your family and friends that also have an Echo or the Alexa App, get the news with a video flash briefing, see your Prime Photos, shop with your voice, see lyrics with Amazon Music, and more. All you have to do is ask.
Echo Show has eight microphones and beam-forming technology so it can hear you from across the room—even while music is playing. Echo Show is also an expertly tuned speaker that can fill any room with immersive audio powered by Dolby. When you want to use Echo Show, just say the wake word “Alexa” and Echo Show responds instantly.
The Amazon Echo show is now available to pre-order in the US for $229.99 it will launch on the 28th of June 2017 and it comes in back and white. As yet there are no details on when the Echo Show will be headed to the UK and other countries.