Expanding its Echo Show family, Amazon has launched the all-new Amazon Echo Show 8 in India. Echo Show 8 is priced at Rs. 8999 and it comes with an HD display and stereo speakers.
The Echo Show 8 also comes with a camera with a built-in shutter. Powered by Alexa, the Echo Show 8 is a perfect gadget for entertainment, communication and getting the news. Apart from that, Echo Show 8 can do everything that an Echo speaker can do. Additionally, it doubles up as a gadget for watching content from various platforms. Users can stream as well from various popular platforms like Amazon Prime Music, Gaana, Hungama, Jio Saavn, Voot and Apple Music.
There is support for hands-free video calling as well. But for that to work, the person you’re calling must have Skype, Echo Devices or Alexa app. Using the Echo Show 8, users can also automate appliances and control their smart home.
As Alexa now understands Hindi, along with English, there are over 30000 skills for English speaking users and 800 skills for Hindi speaking users. Echo Show 8 is a great device suitable for kids as well as you can play animated nursery rhymes, ask for animal sounds, play games that help improve knowledge.
Amazon Echo Show 8 is up for pre-orders at a price of Rs. 8999 and starting February 26, 2020, it will start shipping to customers.
This is the best Alexa smart screen / speaker that Amazon has come up with video calling. Perfect display size for a device like this and also the speakers are good for filling a sound of a medium sized bedroom. The price is decent . I would strongly recommend this product to anyone looking for a new Alexa device with a screen. It’s a beautiful addition to the smartness of your home.
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