With an improved design and audio, the third-generation Echo Dot has been launched in India. It comes with same price tag as previous generation for ₹4,499/-. It goes on sale exclusively during Amazon Great Festive Sale at discounted price of ₹2,999/-. This Alexa-powered speaker is a much improved version. You can easily connect it to other speaker systems via Bluetooth or 3.5mm cable. Here are the details:
It features a new fabric finish and all-plastic sides. It comes in three attractive colors of Charcoal, Heather Gray and Sandstone. It is half-inch larger than predecessor at 1.6 inches. The top of the Dot is ringed with LEDs to lighten up blue when Alexa is listening. There are two volume buttons as well: one to turn the microphone on and off and the other to activate Alexa.
The speaker has been designed to offer better sound quality as compared to the predecessor. You can play music through the Dot via Bluetooth connection. Also, one can connect it to an external speaker via 3.5mm audio jack. You can stream audio via Amazon Music, Spotify, SiriusXM, iHeartRadio, TuneIn and more.
You can control Echo Dot hands-free. The 4 far-field microphones can hear you from across the room even in noisy environments or playing music. With Echo Dot, you can control compatible devices such as smart lights, plugs, remotes from Philips, Syska etc. using just voice. Thanks to Alexa, one can call or message friends and family conveniently.
A quick look at specifications of Echo Dot 3rd Generation:
|Dimensions||99 * 99 * 43 mm|
|Control smart home devices||Yes|
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