6 Best Amazon Devices
In this post, we are taking a look at six of the best Amazon devices, outlining the features and giving our opinion of each of them.
- Now available in Black or Twilight Blue.
- Waterproof (IPX8), so you’re free to read and relax at the beach, by the pool or in the bath.
- Enjoy twice the storage with 8 GB. Or choose 32 GB to hold more magazines, comics and audiobooks.
- Now with Audible. Pair with Bluetooth headphones or speakers to listen to your story.
- A single battery charge lasts weeks, not hours.
- The built-in adjustable light lets you read indoors and outdoors, day and night.
- Low prices and massive selection: over 5.5 million books including latest bestsellers, Kindle exclusives and more.
- Price = £119.99
2. Echo Show 5
- Alexa can show you more – Compact 5.5″ smart display ready to help manage your day, entertain at a glance, and connect you to friends and family.
- Made to fit your life – Follow step-by-step recipes. Easily update to-do lists and calendars. Glance at weather and traffic on your way out.
- Big entertainment – Ask Alexa to show you film trailers or the news. Listen to radio stations, podcasts and audiobooks.
- Control your smart home – Voice control compatible devices, or manage them, on the easy-to-use display. Ask Alexa to show you security cameras, control lights and adjust thermostats.
- Connect with video calling and messaging – Call almost anyone hands-free including UK mobile and residential numbers (from UK only), other Echo devices and Skype. Link your Vodafone account to make and receive mobile calls. Make video calls to other Echo devices with a screen, the Alexa app or Skype. Instantly drop in on other rooms in your home or make an announcement to every room with a compatible Echo device.
- Make it yours – Choose the clock face that fits your style best. Use your favourite photos on the Home screen. Create morning routines to start your day.
- Designed to protect your privacy – Electronically disconnect the microphones and camera with the press of a button. Slide the built-in cover to close the camera.
- Price = £79.99
- Our most popular smart speaker: now with a fabric design and improved speaker for richer and louder sound.
- Voice control your music: stream songs from Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify, TuneIn and others. You can also listen to audiobooks from Audible.
- Bigger, better sound: pair with a second Echo Dot for rich, stereo sound. Fill your home with music with compatible Echo devices in different rooms.
- Ready to help: ask Alexa to play music, answer questions, read the news, check the weather, set alarms, control compatible smart home devices and more.
- Connect with others: call almost anyone hands free including UK mobile and residential numbers (from UK only), other Echo devices, Alexa app and Skype. Link your Vodafone account to make and receive mobile calls. Instantly drop in on other rooms in your home or make an announcement to every room with a compatible Echo device.
- Use another speaker: connect to your own speakers over Bluetooth or with a 3.5 mm audio cable.
- Alexa has skills: with tens of thousands of skills, Alexa is always getting smarter and adding new skills like tracking fitness, playing games and more.
- Voice control your smart home: turn on lights, adjust thermostats, lock doors and more, with compatible connected devices.
- Price = £49.99
- Works with selected Alexa devices to launch real-time video with your voice.
- Lets you see, hear and speak to visitors from your phone, tablet and PC .
- You’ll get a notification when movement is detected or when visitors press the Doorbell.
- Powered by the rechargeable battery pack or connects to doorbell wires for a constant charge. Comes with an easy to recharge battery.
- Monitors your home in 1080p HD video with infrared night vision.
- Lets you check-in on your property at anytime with Live View, real-time video.
- Includes Theft Protection: if your doorbell gets stolen, we will replace it for free.
- Price = £139.00
- Vibrant 8″ HD display and up to 10 hours of battery life.
- 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, 1.5 GB of RAM and Dolby Atmos audio.
- 16 or 32 GB of internal storage and a microSD slot for up to 400 GB of expandable storage.
- 2 MP front-facing camera and 2 MP rear-facing camera.
- Enjoy millions of movies, TV programmes, songs, Kindle eBooks, apps and games including Netflix, Facebook, Spotify and more.
- Price = £79.99
6. Fire TV Cube
- Fire TV Cube is the fastest, most powerful Fire TV ever, delivering a fast, fluid experience for your favourite films and TV programmes.
- From across the room, just ask Alexa to turn on the TV, dim compatible lights and play what you want to watch.
- Control your compatible soundbar and A/V receiver; change satellite channels with your voice.
- With the built-in speaker, ask Alexa to check the weather, turn off compatible lights and more – even when the TV is off.
- With an ultra-powerful hexa-core processor, Fire TV Cube delivers instant access to 4K ultra HD content, plus support for Dolby Vision and HDR, HDR10+ and Dolby Atmos.
- Watch favourites from Netflix, Prime Video, YouTube, ITV Hub, All 4, Curzon and more. Subscriptions may be required.
- Fire TV Cube is designed to protect your privacy. To electronically disconnect the microphones, press the Microphone On/Off button.
- Price = £109.99