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Amazon Echo launches to public in Germany

Monday 13 February 2017 | 17:29 CET | News
The Amazon Echo and Echo Dot are now available for purchase in Germany, after previously being invitation only. German customers can now order the voice-controlled smart assistant via the Amazon.de website, Deutsche Telekom shops or QVC, though each customer is limited to two devices. The Amazon Echo has seven microphones equipped with direction beam technology which picks up voice commands from anywhere within a room. The device is powered by Alexa, a cloud-based language service that uses machine learning to adopt new skills.

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Companies: Amazon / Deutsche Telekom
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