Amazon introduces a successor of the well-known Amazon Echo. The 2nd generation Amazon Echo enters the market with a new design and a cheaper price. For those of you who do not know the Echo device, it is a voice-controlled speaker with the AI Alexa that you can ask anything, you can ask her to call your friend, to play music, set a reminder or set the alarm, and much more. You can even ask it to get you an Uber. All you have to do is simply ask Alexa with your voice. The 2nd generation Amazon Echo boasts an enhanced speaker that is now powered by Dolby for even clearer sound with dynamic bass throughout the room. Because of its 7 microphones, the 2nd Generation Amazon Echo will hear you from any direction, even while playing music. Alexa is constantly improving, the more you talk to it, the more it adapts to your voice, vocabulary and personal preferences. And since the 2nd generation Amazon Echo is constantly connected to the internet, updates are made automatically.
Do you have your hands full in the kitchen but you need to call your husband not to forget to buy a bottle of wine? With the 2nd Generation Amazon Echo, you just have to say "Alexa, call John" and it will call your husband immediately. The people you call will see your phone number so they'll know who's calling, plus you can leave text messages to anyone with an Echo device or an Alexa app on their mobile phones. Echo also lets you control smart devices and works with many brands e.g. WeMo, Philips Hue, SmartThings, etc. So, you can control the thermostat, turn off the lights, TV and other smart devices.