Amazon starts pre-orders for Echo smart speaker

Wednesday 24 June 2015 | 08:31 CET | News
Amazon has started taking pre-orders from all US customers for its USD 179.99 Echo music and information device controlled by voice command anywhere in the room. Echo is a Bluetooth-enabled cylindrical speaker operated through Amazon's Alexa speech recognition platform. The product previously available by invitation only will start shipping on 14 July. The Echo, described as a new category of device, was unveiled in November 2014. Since then the company has added support for music from Pandora, audio books from Audible, home automation with WeMo and Philips Hue, sports scores and schedules,

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