Amazon have introduced two alexa-enabled devices, Echo Dot and Amazon Tap. Here are the details:
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Amazon Echo Dot
It is an Alexa enabled hands free and voice controlled devices that uses the same far-field voice recognition as Echo. You can connect it to speakers directly to speakers with an audio cable or via Bluetooth, so you can add voice-control to your home stereo system. You can place it anywhere since it comes with small built-in speaker
It can also be used as a voice assistant for controlling home devices. comes with 3.5 mm audio cable (4 ft.), power adapter (9W), USB charging cable, and quick start guide to help you with the working.
Device Size: 1.5″ x 3.3″ x 3.3″ (38 mm x 84 mm x 84 mm)
Available $89.99 for prime members through Alexa Voice Shopping.
Existing Echo and Fire TV customers can just say “Alexa, order an Echo Dot” to order.
Another Alexa-enabled portable Bluetooth and Wi-Fi speaker to offer rich sound. Tap the microphone button and ask for music, hear news, search info, order anything with the Alexa Voice Service. Amazon Tap comes with dual stereo speakers with Dolby processing for crisp vocals, extended bass response, and 360° omni-directional audio.
It comes with Charging Cradle, microUSB cable and adapter, and quick start guide to help you with the working. The battery life is up to 9 hours of continuous playback and yes, its amazing (Battery life vary based on device settings, usage, and environmental factors. Actual results may vary.).
Device Size: 6.2″ x 2.6″ x 2.6″ (159 mm x 66 mm x 66 mm
For bluetooth connectivity, A2DP and AVRCP is supported i.e. Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) support for audio streaming from your mobile device to Amazon Tap. Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) for voice control of connected mobile devices. Media control over AVRCP is not supported for Mac OS X devices.
Available for pre-order $129.99
Source> Amazon Press Releases