Amazon has announced a new range of Alex enabled devices and these include the nw Amazon Echo and the new Amazon Echo Plus.
The Amazon Echo comes with a new design and improved sound, this one is now cheaper than the older model and will costs $99.
There is also the new Amazon Echo Plus and it comes with a built in Smart Home Hub and this one will cost $149.99.
With its built-in smart home hub, Echo Plus makes connecting to compatible smart home devices easy. Just say, “Alexa, discover my devices,” and Echo Plus will automatically discover and set up compatible lights, locks, plugs, switches, and more without the need for additional hubs or apps. This simple set-up works with a variety of ZigBee products from leading brands such as Philips Hue, GE, Kwikset, and more. To help get your smart home started, Amazon customers will receive a Philips Hue smart lightbulb with the purchase of an Echo Plus while supplies last.
Echo Plus has enhanced 360-degree omni-directional audio, with Dolby processing, to provide deeper bass and crisper high notes for better audio clarity. You can play music from Amazon Music, Pandora, Spotify, iHeartRadio, TuneIn, and more. With Amazon Music, you can search for music by lyrics, time-period, or let Alexa pick the music for you. Like the new Echo, Echo Plus features second generation far-field technology for even better performance.
You can find out full details about the new Amazon Echo and the Amazon Echo Plus over at Amazon at the link below.