Tag Archive: Echo


Woot is offering the 1st-gen Echo Show in used condition for just $70 today

Available until the end of the day or until sold out.

Woot is currently offering Amazon’s 1st-generation Echo Show in black or white for just $ 69.99. This limited-time deal offers the original Show smart speaker in used condition for $ 30 less than a used unit would cost at Amazon Warehouse right now. The devices shipped from Woot have been inspected and restored to fully working condition by an Amazon technician and come with a 90-day  [Read More…]

Heading out on a trip? Bring along your Amazon Echo!

Best answer: As long as you’ve secured access to your hotel Wi-Fi and there are no restrictions on the number of devices you’re able to connect, you should be fully capable of connecting your own Amazon Echo speaker to any hotel Wi-Fi. Alternatively, you might be able to use your phone’s mobile hotspot feature or a portable wireless router extender like the TP-Link N300 Wireless Portable Nano Travel Router if you want to  [Read More…]

How to connect Harmony Elite or Harmony Companion to Alexa, Echo Dot

The Logitech Harmony Elite and Harmony Companion remote controls are a great way to control your home with a single remote instead of having to shuffle between different remotes for different devices. Whether it’s launching a game of Metro Exodus on your Xbox One X or setting the mood in your house, Logitech Harmony can bring it all together with just the press of a button. But what about adding Alexa to the mix? Taking it one step  [Read More…]

Snag two Echo Dot speakers for your home and save $40 instantly

Start controlling smart home devices with Alexa.

Now’s your chance to snatch two Echo Dot speakers at a discount, as Amazon is offering $ 40 off your purchase when you add two of the smart speakers to your cart. Though they regularly sell for $ 49.99 each, today’s deal will score you both speakers for only $ 59.98! That’s like paying $ 30 for each one, which is not too far from the deal of $ 24  [Read More…]

The best Bluetooth speakers to pair with your Amazon Echo Input

The Amazon Echo Input is ideal for users who want to add an external speaker for their Alexa. It can do things like set timers, play music, re-order groceries, and even tell you a funny joke in times of great trouble. But what is the best speaker that would best fit the Amazon Echo Input? First of all, it’d need to be Bluetooth compatible, have decent sound, and most importantly, be able to connect to the Amazon Echo Input.

These  [Read More…]

The Amazon Echo Input is the logical successor to the Chromecast Audio

Amazon swoops in to fill the void left by Google.

The Chromecast is arguably one of Google’s best products to date. The dongle made it incredibly easy for those looking to connect their older TVs to the internet, and the low price tag ensured it was accessible to everyone. The Chromecast Audio did the same for stereo systems, bringing multi-room audio and internet connectivity without the need to overhaul existing gear.

But what sold the Chromecast Audio  [Read More…]

Here’s how to create a stereo pairing with your Amazon Echo speakers

One of the best perks of owning multiple smart speakers in your home is the ability to link them all together. The Alexa app makes it easy to cast the same music across multiple rooms in your home, but you’re also able to pair two of the same Amazon Echo speakers together to create a stereo pair. Stereo pairing is available for the 2nd generation Echo, the 3rd generation Echo Dot, and both the  [Read More…]

Is the Echo Link Amp worth it compared to the Echo Link?

As someone who has fully integrated the Amazon ecosystem into his everyday life, I’m always looking into finding new ways to enhance the smart home experience. Here at Android Central, we research numerous devices to reach that same goal.

Amazon Echo Link Amp

Smart amplifier

$ 300 at Amazon

Pros Great first audio receiver for home theater usage. Adds Alexa to home theater setup Supports streaming from Amazon Music, Spotify, and other services Cons No built-in  [Read More…]

Amazon’s Echo Dot and Fire 7 Kids Edition bundle is even more affordable

If you’ve been eyeing some of Amazon’s kid’s hardware, you won’t want to miss out on these bundles.

Amazon is currently offering its Echo Dot Kids Edition + Fire 7 Kids Edition bundle with a $ 40 discount. Usually, purchasing the smart speaker and tablet separately would cost you $ 170 (although the Echo Dot Kids Edition is actually half price on its own right now if you just want that).

For the most part, the Echo  [Read More…]

Sunday’s top deals: 2K gaming monitors, Amazon Echo deals, and more!

On a daily basis there is no shortage of great deals to be had, but sometimes hunting them down can be a bit time consuming. Don’t let that drag you down, though. We’ve rounded up some of our absolute favorites from today that you simply can’t miss out on.

A big deal Dell S2719DGF 27-inch 2K FreeSync monitor

You can find this deal through Best Buy’s eBay storefront or the Best Buy main site. It’s around $ 60  [Read More…]