Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd generation) launched in India on Tuesday. The new smart display and speaker is Amazon’s most expensive and advanced to date, and is powered by the Alexa voice assistant with a combination of smart features based on voice, audio and display. . The Echo Show 10 has a 10.1-inch display, as well as unique âmotionâ features that allow the screen to automatically rotate to face the user, as well as follow the user’s gaze. user when visual content is displayed on the screen.
Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Generation) Price and Availability in India
The Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd generation) is priced at Rs. 24,999 in India, making it the most expensive Echo device available in the country. Its price is also considerably higher in India than in the United States, where the Echo Show 10 sells for $ 250 (around Rs. 18,600). The smart display and speaker will be available in a single black color variant on Amazon.
Along with the launch of the Echo Show 10 (3rd gen), Amazon also announced the launch of the smaller and more affordable Echo Show 5 (2nd gen), which will be priced at Rs. 6,999 initially, down from its introductory price of Rs. 8,999. The company also recently released the Rs. 12,999 Fire TV Cube (2nd Generation), which combines the capabilities of the Fire TV and Echo ranges in one device.
Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Generation) Specifications and Features
Like the rest of the Echo Show lineup, the Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Generation) combines a smart display and smart speaker in one device. It has a 10.1 inch screen of 1280×800 pixels, and a speaker system with two tweeters and a woofer. The speaker is located in the base of the device, while the screen attaches separately to the top of the base, with the volume and microphone mute buttons at the top of the screen. There is also a physical slider to block the camera for more privacy.
The Echo Show 10 has a unique âmovementâ feature that allows the device to automatically rotate and face in any direction. The rotation mechanism is built into the bottom of the device and allows the device to turn to face the user based on Alexa voice commands. Additionally, the device can also track the user’s location and follow the user’s gaze while viewing visual content, including videos and display prompts for Alexa commands.
The smart speaker uses Alexa for smart capabilities, combining visual and audio functionality; the screen displays visual prompts including graphics, videos and text to accompany Alexa’s voice responses. Additionally, the screen can display album art and other information while streaming music, or stream video content from Amazon Prime Video and Netflix. You can also access YouTube and other websites through the built-in browser.
Alexa’s full suite of communications features are controlled through the Alexa app for Android and iOS, which also provides access to the Echo Show 10’s home communications and monitoring features. It is possible to use the Echo Show 10 as a smart camera and make video calls using Alexa’s video call service. Other communication features include leaving voicemail messages, ânot foundâ video chats by devices logged into the same Alexa account, and voice calls.