• Amazon's New Alexa Products Are Now Up For Pre-Order

    29 days ago - By Android Headlines

    In short: Amazon announced a ton of new Alexa products today. From smart speakers to amps, to subs to smart plugs and everything in between. Basically anything you can think of, Amazon announced it today with either Alexa built-in or Alexa-compatible. There were 10 products announced today, and all of them are available for pre-order right now, except for Echo Auto, and the Echo Wall Clock. Echo Auto is going to be available as an invite-only thing at first, and then launch later on. The Echo Wall Clock doesn't have a release date yet, so it is likely still under development. But...
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  • Amazon Announces Alexa-Enabled Smart Plug For $25

    29 days ago - By Android Headlines

    In short: Amazon announced about 11 different Alexa devices today, which also includes a Smart Plug. This Smart Plug is like any other smart plug, it allows you to control it using your smartphone, and you can set up schedules for it to turn on and off at certain times. But this is also compatible with Alexa. So using an Alexa-enabled device, like the new Echo's announced today, you can control this smart plug, or even by simply using the Amazon Alexa app. The Amazon Smart Plug also supports routines which was announced today, allowing users to set up a routine to get turn something on at...
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  • Amazon's all-new Echo Show comes with a larger screen, fabric design, built-in hub

    Amazon's all-new Echo Show comes with a larger screen, fabric design, built-in hub

    29 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Google seems to be finally inching closer to the official announcement of its first in-house smart display, so naturally, the company that laid the groundwork for both the smart speaker market and smart speakers with touchscreens is beefing up its product roster.
    Meet the “all-new” Amazon Echo Show, which unlike many other devices billed as “all-new” by the e-commerce giant, actually stands out from its predecessor in a number of meaningful ways.
    First and foremost, the second-generation model comes with a “vibrant” 10-inch HD screen, offering “twice the display area” of the ...
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  • Amazon Smart Plugs let you control home devices with Alexa - but you'll need an Echo device

    29 days ago - By Beta News

    At its surprise event today, Amazon revealed a new smart plug which lets you control home appliances with Alexa. It doesn't actually come with an Echo - or microphones - built in, but that's to be expected given it will sell for just $25 (which is pretty much on par with other similar products). SEE ALSO: Amazon announces an Alexa-powered microwave with a built-in popcorn Dash button Provided you have an Echo, you can use this, or the Alexa App, to control the plug by voice, handy for turning lamps on or off, or firing up a coffee machine, for...
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  • Amazon updates its Echo Dot, Echo Plus and Echo Show

    29 days ago - By Beta News

    At its surprise reveal today, Amazon took the wraps off an Alexa-powered microwave, a smart plug, and a whole host of other devices. It also announced updates to its Echo Dot, Echo Plus and Echo Show products, with improved audio and the nicer, fabric look Amazon introduced to the Echo last year. The Echo Dot, which Amazon says is its most popular speaker, is now 70 percent louder and has the fabric covering which you can see in the image above. It comes in Charcoal, Heather Gray, and Sandstone colors. The Echo Plus, which comes with a built-in Zigbee...
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  • Amazon Smart Plug release date, price, news and features

    Amazon Smart Plug release date, price, news and features

    29 days ago - By Tech Radar

    At Amazon's event today, the company introduced its own Amazon Smart Plug, which lets you voice-control anything plugged into it. It's available to pre-order today for $25 and will ship next month. You'll have it well in advance of Christmas and Black Friday. Users must choose an Alexa-supporting device, or even just the Alexa app, to link up with the Smart Plug - but at least it doesn't require a smart hub to work. Through their Alexa device, users can create routines for when to turn on whatever's plugged in to it, from lights to fans to coffee makers. In essence, this makes ‘dumb'...
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  • Amazon Made a Cheap, Alexa-enabled Smart Plug

    29 days ago - By Techno Buffalo


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  • Amazon Smart Plug Launches For $24.99

    Amazon Smart Plug Launches For $24.99

    29 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    It was reported earlier today that Amazon might soon launch a smart plug and the company has done just that today. The Amazon Smart Plug has been officially announced today. It's a smart plug just like any other which users will be able to use in order to remotely control their devices. Amazon has confirmed the price and availability information for the plug.
    Since Alexa is at the core of Amazon's IoT vision, the company confirmed that device that's plugged into the wall via the Amazon Smart Plug will be controllable using voice commands through Alexa. The plug doesn't have microphones...
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