No mater you need better audio performance or a simple way to manage your smart home devices Amazon Echo Plus should satisfy you with bigger drivers and built-in smart home hub.
Amazon Echo Plus is the enhanced version of all-new Echo. It measures 9.3 x 3.3 x 3.3 inches and weighs 33.6 oz. As shown in the images, the Alexa smart speaker looks like the original Amazon Echo. With its sleek and minimal design the cylindrical smart unit is designed to fit anywhere in your house, and the metallic exterior with three optional colors allow it to meet different personal preferences.
Amazon Echo Plus comes equipped with a 2.5″ downward-firing woofer and a 0.8″ tweeter powered by Dolby in order to produce high-quality, room filling 360-degree audio. Using WiFi and Bluetooth technology the Alexa smart speaker not only delivers your favorite music from Bluetooth-enabled devices, but also directly streams music from various music apps like Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, TuneIn, and more. By connecting multiple Echo compatible units you will get a powerful speaker system that plays music on the units in different rooms.
Amazon Alexa cloud-based voice service has been integrated in the smart unit, so you can use your voice to control your music playback or interact with it like asking questions, checking traffic, requesting news, weather info, and more. Of course, all Alexa compatible devices in your home network can wirelessly communicate with your Echo Plus, so you can control them with your voice. More importantly, Amazon Echo Plus also features a built-in smart home hub that help you manage and set other Alexa smart home devices without needing various apps.
Amazon Echo Plus with smart home hub is priced at $149.99 USD. If you’re interested, jump to Amazon for its more details.