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Amazon’s latest Echo devices are already discounted in India

The Echo Dot (3rd gen) is discounted by 33%, and the Echo Plus (2nd gen) picks up a 20% price cut ahead of its debut.

Amazon’s latest Echo devices are set to go on sale in India from October 11, and the retailer is offering enticing discounts on the products as part of its Great Indian Festival sale. The sales features lucrative discounts on the new Echo Dot and the Echo Plus, as well as the standard  [Read More…]

Amazon offers its latest Echo devices in discounted bundles, pre-order now

Amazon Alexa is now integrated into even more home essentials.

Alexa is getting a makeover! Amazon just announced several new Echo devices which incorporate the Alexa voice assistant. There’s an Echo Wall Clock, an AmazonBasics Microwave, new editions of the Echo Dot and Echo Plus, and even an Echo Input to add Alexa to speakers you already own! Newly announced products rarely receive discounts, but you can already save on these Amazon devices by purchasing them in a bundle  [Read More…]

Hot Take: Everything announced at the latest Amazon event (Episode 27)

Join us as we sit down and discuss some of the hot tech topics out there today. Amazon held an event at its headquarters in Seattle and unveiled a slew of new products. We take a look at everything being offered and what it means for the smart home industry.

What we talked about today Amazon announces new lineup of products and more including: Echo Auto AmazonBasics Microwave Echo Wall Clock New Echo Show New Echo Plus New Echo  [Read More…]

Amazon’s latest Fire TV and Kindle deals rival Prime Day’s offerings

Exclusive, but worth checking out!

Amazon is no stranger to offering exclusive discounts to members of its Prime service, and right now the company has a few deals going on that are definitely worth checking out. If by some chance you aren’t a Prime member already, you can sign up for a free 30-day trial right now to take advantage of all these deals. We’ve been covering the deals as they went live over on Thrifter and now we  [Read More…]

Amazon’s latest Prime-exclusive discount is the Fire TV 4K for just $40

It pays to be a Prime member.

Update: If you’re concerned about streaming due to a slow or weak Wi-Fi connection at home, this discounted Amazon Ethernet Adapter for Fire TV devices can help you achieve a stronger connection for just $ 12 right now.

Amazon has been dishing out discounts on its own hardware to Prime members for about a week now, and the latest device to receive the treatment is the Fire TV 4K.  [Read More…]

Plantronics’ latest headphones are for everyone from athletes to gamers

These wireless headphones are affordably priced and now available.

The holiday shopping season is closing in on us all, and Plantronics has new products lined up to help you take advantage of your gift-giving opportunities leading with the true wireless BackBeat Fit 3100 earbuds. With a battery life of five hours and a charging case adding an additional ten, these headphones are capable of all-day playback. They’re also sweatproof and waterproof so you can listen and work  [Read More…]

Latest Pixel 3 XL leak confirms wireless charging and includes camera samples

Yet another leak has surfaced ahead of the Pixel 3 XL launch. In the last big leak, we learned it would come with a pair of USB-C headphones, confirmed the specs, and the huge notch. This time around, we’re getting sample photos from the camera and confirmation of wireless charging.

A Russian blog got awful lucky and happened to snag one of the official Pixel 3 XL units early. On one of his posts at the Rozetked blog, he shows off  [Read More…]

Save $30 on Amazon’s latest streaming hardware, the Fire TV Cube

This discount won’t last long!

Amazon currently Fire TV Cube streaming media player for $ 89.99 today as part of Amazon’s off to college deals. This matches the pre-order discount that Amazon ran when it first announced the hardware and its Prime Day pricing.

CordCutters did a full review of the Fire TV Cube. Essentially, imagine the way you use an Echo Dot now to control all the wirelessly connected appliances around your home. Then imagine that  [Read More…]

Latest IDC numbers show Xiaomi carving out a healthy lead in India

With a market share of 29.7%, Xiaomi is extending its lead over Samsung.

The latest IDC numbers for the second quarter of 2018 show Xiaomi building on its lead in the country. Xiaomi overtook Samsung at the end of last year to become India’s largest smartphone manufacturer, and IDC’s Q2 2018 figures show the company dominating in the online space. Xiaomi accounted for over 56% of all sales in the online segment, and with the company’s increased  [Read More…]

Samsung’s Galaxy Home is the company’s latest attempt to fight Apple

We have been seeing an influx of smart speakers more and more and now Samsung is getting in on the fun. During today’s Samsung Unpacked event, the Galaxy Home was officially unveiled.

At first glance, it looks rather awkward, and Marques Brownlee summed it up pretty well:

I appreciate you Samsung pic.twitter.com/H5s9lUNMbx

— Marques Brownlee (@MKBHD) August 9, 2018

But for real, let’s take a look at the new Galaxy Home. The speaker sports a round body  [Read More…]