Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon Echo Dot is a voice-activated device with a small built-in speaker – you can also connect it to your speakers or headphones via Bluetooth or a 3.5mm stereo cable to hear stereo sound through the speakers of your choice. Echo Dot connects to Alexa Voice Service to play music, make phone calls, send and receive messages, and deliver information, news, sports scores and weather forecasts, and much more. Prime members may also ask Alexa to order available pre-ordered products or many other Prime products.
Echo Dot hears you from the other side of the room, even in noisy surroundings or when music is playing. If you want to use Echo, just say the activation word “Alexa” and Echo responds. If you have more than one echo or echo dot, Alexa responds from the device closest to you, thanks to ESP (Echo Spatial Perception). Learn more about ESP.
Sleek and compact in design, the Amazon Echo Dot is a great addition to any room. With the built-in speaker, you can put Echo Dot in the bedroom and use it as an intelligent alarm clock, which can also turn off your light. Or use Echo Dot in the kitchen to easily set timers and much more – just by using your voice. Multiroom Music allows you to play music on multiple Echo devices simultaneously (Available for Amazon Music and TuneIn, Bluetooth is not supported). More on this
Echo Dot can also connect directly to a stereo 3.5mm plug with speakers or Bluetooth or Wi-Fi with compatible wireless speakers so you can use your voice to control your home or office stereo. Learn more about Bluetooth speakers and devices that work well with Echo Dot.
With Amazon Echo Dot, you can use Amazon Music alone with your voice – just ask for your favorite artist or song, a playlist of Prime Music, or let Alexa choose music for you. Listen to over 40 million songs and recent releases on Amazon Music Unlimited. Fancy live football? Listen to all Bundesliga matches with Prime Music. Amazon Music Unlimited gives you access to all Bundesliga and DFB Cup matches. Learn more
You can also use Spotify and TuneIn with your own voice.
Send and receive calls and messages with Alexa: a whole new way to spend time with friends and family. Ask Alexa while you For example, prepare dinner, call your contacts who also have a supported echo device or the Alexa app You can also activate the new “Drop In” feature, which allows you to connect with your closest friends and family members or any other echo device in your home.
With the Alexa app, you can always access your conversations and contacts. Use the app when you’re out and about to quickly call someone or send a message to your family’s echo. Calls and news with Alexa are available in Germany and Austria at no extra cost – download the Alexa app on iOS or Android to get started. More on this
Use Amazon Echo Dot to turn on the light from your bed, set the thermostat from your favorite chair, or dim the light from your sofa as you watch TV – all without touching a finger.
Echo Dot works with smart home devices such as lamps, light switches, thermostats and others from WeMo, Philips Hue, Netatmo, Home Connect, Innogy, Tp-link, Magenta SmartHome and Tado °. Learn more about smart home devices.
Echo Dot now supports IFTTT (If This, Then That). With this third-party program, you can create rules (also called “applets”) that automate the interaction of your apps, devices, and web pages.
Underneath the light ring are seven microphones with directional beam technology and noise suppression. Thanks to far-field speech recognition, Amazon Echo Dot hears your questions from every direction – even in noisy environments or when music is playing.
If you want to use Echo Dot, just say the activation word “Alexa”. Echo Dot then lights up and sends audio to the cloud, where the Alexa Voice Service immediately processes and answers your request. Learn more about speech recognition from Echo Dot.
Alexa-the brain behind Amazon’s Echo Dot-is automatically updated through the cloud, constantly learning, gaining new features and skills. The more you use Echo Dot, the faster it will learn your language habits, vocabulary, and personal preferences.
In recent months, we have calls and news with Alexa, Multiroom Music, Amazon Order Tracking, IFTTT, Local Yelp Search, Cinema Programs, Calendar Support for Google and Outlook.com, Audible Audiobooks, Text-to-Speech for Kindle eBooks and added hundreds of new third-party skills.
With skills, you can add even more skills, such as making a mytaxi booking, discovering recipes with Kitchen Stories, and more. By enabling Skills, your Amazon Echo Dot offers even more options – just discover and activate skills of your choice in the Alexa app.
New skills are added all the time. You can also read reviews in the Alexa app to see other customers’ opinions on skills. Discover and activate skills .
Amazon Echo Dot is even better with Prime. Order millions of articles with your voice – all language purchases are delivered quickly and at no extra cost. Alexa can even track your order.
Prime members can also use Echo Dot to stream more than 2 million songs on Prime Music. More on this
With the free Alexa app on Fire OS, Android, iOS and desktop browsers, you can easily set up and manage your Amazon Echo Dot.
Use the Alexa app to connect services you already use, such as Amazon Music, Prime Music, Spotify and Google Calendar. Set up your Smart Home devices from WeMo, Philips Hue, Innogy, tado ° and more. See which books are available in your Audible library. See to-do and grocery lists on the go. Operate your timers and choose personal wake-up sounds and more. In the Alexa app, you can discover and activate third-party skills.
Make calls, access your message history, manage your contacts, and receive notifications when you receive a message (calls and messages are only available on iOS and Android)
Customize your Amazon Echo Dot with the optional Echo Dot case to any room. Available in leather or fabric and in different colors
|Dimensions||83.5 x 83.5 x 32 mm|
The actual size and weight may vary depending on the manufacturing process
|Wi-Fi connection||Dual Band WLAN supports 802.11 a / b / g / n (2.4 and 5 GHz) networks. Does not support connection to ad-hoc or peer-to-peer Wi-Fi networks|
|Bluetooth connection||Supports Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) for audio streaming from mobile devices to Echo Dot or Echo Dot to your Bluetooth speaker. Audio / Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) for voice control of connected mobile devices. Voice control is not supported on Mac OS X devices. Bluetooth speakers with PIN input are not supported|
|Audio||Built-in speakers for voice feedback when not connected to external speakers. 3.5mm stereo audio output for external speakers. (Audio cable not included)|
|system requirements||Amazon Echo Dot just needs to be connected to your wifi. The Alexa app is compatible with Fire OS, Android and iOS devices and accessible through your desktop browser. Certain Skills and Services are subject to change, may not be available outside of Germany, or require an additional subscription or fee|
|Warranty and service||Amazon Echo Dot is sold with a limited one-year manufacturer’s warranty. This is in addition to any applicable statutory warranty claims for consumer goods and affect them in any way. This means that you may still be entitled to legal claims after the limited manufacturer’s warranty has expired (details can be found at www.amazon.com/devicesupport). Use of Amazon Echo Dot is subject to the following conditions .|
|Included||Amazon Echo Dot, power adapter (9 W), USB charging cable and quick start guide .|