Amazon declares three new models of 5th Gen Echo Dot models with Eero mesh networking
- September 29, 2022
Amazon today declared three new models of the Echo Dot, the standard Echo Dot, the Echo Dot with Clock, and Echo Dot Kids. The three models are essentially indistinguishable generally.
The standard Echo Dot presently includes a new custom full-range driver, which has the highest journey of any Echo Dot and claims to offer more clear vocals and double the bass performance while being a similar size.
The Echo Dot presently likewise features a temperature sensor, which allows you to ask Alexa turn on your smart fan when it gets excessively warm. There’s likewise an accelerometer to empower tap gestures.
The most helpful new feature will be the inclusion of mesh networking, courtesy of Eero, which Amazon gained back in 2019. The new Echo Dot models basically act as mesh wireless extenders for further developing Wi-Fi performance across your home with Eero Built-in. Every unit can add 1000 square feet of coverage to your current network.
Amazon will likewise be adding the Eero Built-in feature to its fourth Gen Echo and fourth Gen Echo Dot models, with the previous getting it on October 20 and the latter in the coming months.
The fifth Gen Echo Dot with Clock is indistinguishable from the standard model, with the features of it includes an upgraded high-density dot matrix display. Notwithstanding the time, you can likewise see the name of the right now playing song title or artist, the weather, a calculation or unit of measurement, calendar event times, and more when you ask Alexa for data.
The Echo Dot Kids is indistinguishable from the standard Echo Dot however comes in two remarkable patterns, Owl and Dragon. Amazon Kids+ subscribers will likewise get new Alexa voices intended for the two variants. You get one year of Amazon Kids+ subscription and two-year worry-free assurance.
The Echo Dot is priced at $50 and the Echo Dot with Clock and Echo Dot Kids are priced at $60 each.
Amazon likewise declared a new 2nd Gen Echo Auto model for use in your vehicle. This one has a slimmer design and includes a new adhesive mount for more placement adaptability. This one is priced at $55.