Amazon has launched the Echo Show 8 (2nd General), Echo Show 5 (2nd General) and Echo Show 5 (2nd General) Kids Edition smart displays, priced at $ 85 (approximately Rs. 6,200) for the base Echo Show 5. Updates the range of smart displays to the second generation, with minor hardware updates on newer devices focusing on the capabilities of the cameras. The devices are listed on Amazon’s U.S. website, but are currently listed as unavailable or unavailable at the time of writing.
There is no word on when these devices will be launched in India. These are good priced devices and could be launched in the country in the coming months. The first generation Amazon Echo Show 5 and Echo Show 8 are priced Rs. 5,499 And Rs. 8,499, Respectively, in India. They will stick when new devices introduce these price points in the country.
Amazon Echo Show 8 (2nd General) Price, Specifications
Amazon Echo Show 8 (2nd General) It costs $ 130 (approximately Rs. 9,500). It comes with a MediaTek MT8183 octa core processor and a 13-megapixel front camera. No other significant hardware or design changes; The Echo Show 8 (2nd General) has an 8-inch 1,280×800 pixel screen and dual speaker layout for display and audio output. For those who care about privacy the camera has a physical shutter, and users can certainly access the Alexa voice assistant.
One step Report With The Edge, the 13-megapixel camera on the Echo Show 8 offers 110-degree wide-angle view, and they can be tilted to focus on the subjects in the frame during video calls. Moving around.
In addition, the device also has people tracking, which allows you to detect Echo Show 8 when a person enters the room and use it for the procedures you can set. For example, it can be used to power up smart lights and other IoT devices, or play music and choose intelligently than everyone else by default. Users can enable Alexa Safety Mode to use Echo Show 8 or Echo Show 5 as a home security camera.
Amazon Echo Show 5 (2nd General), Echo Show 5 Kids Edition Price, Specifications
Small Amazon Echo Show 5 (2nd General) Didn’t get significant hardware updates like the big 8-inch version. Priced at $ 85 (approximately Rs. 6,200), the 5-inch device gets a 2-megapixel camera (compared to a 1-megapixel sensor) 1st-Gen Edition), And also gets the new blue color option.
The camera and low processing power means that the Echo Show 5 does not have the same camera capabilities of the larger device, but it certainly works well for most video calling and display based functions. Like the first generation device, it has a 5.5-inch 960×480-pixel touchscreen and gives users access to the Alexa Voice Assistant for audio and limited video functions.
The ‘Children’ version The Amazon Echo Show 5 (2nd General) is similar to the basic device in terms of hardware capabilities, but comes in a more attractive green-blue color combination. It costs $ 95 (approximately Rs. 7,000), but in the US users get a one-year subscription and a two-year warranty on Amazon Kids Plus services.