Wednesday, 19 December 2018
Latest news
Main » Amazon's Latest Alexa-Enabled Device Has a Screen

Amazon's Latest Alexa-Enabled Device Has a Screen

10 May 2017

This device has a 5MP front -facing camera and a Dolby powered dual 2-inch speakers.

The idea for a smart digital display isn't new: The Chumby attempted to perform similar functions almost a decade ago, but ultimately the technology wasn't quite there yet. While you can already do that in a large number of ways, it might be easiest on the Echo Show, it's already sitting there on your counter.

Even as Amazon announces its new Echo Show today, the company is also planning to add more features to all of its older Echo devices as well.

Trump sacks Federal Bureau of Investigation boss Comey
However, a short time afterwards Mr Trump's letter was delivered to Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters in Washington . The White House shocked Washington by announcing that James Comey's "appointment has been terminated and removed from office".

Read: Amazon vs. Google: Who's Winning The Voice-Assistant Speaker Market? It has officially confirmed the price and specs of the Amazon Echo Show.

The flagship Echo device from Amazon has a display unit for use by Alexa for displaying information.

Amazon unveiled a new version of its Echo device on Tuesday with a touchscreen, adding a visual component to its popular line of voice-controlled personal assistants. It was expected that this gen-next echo device would release with a display.

Analysts Sights: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ:KTOS)
Carano purchased 275,862 shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 7th. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions by 5.8% in the fourth quarter.

A survey released Monday by research firm eMarketer found Amazon's Echo speakers held 70.6 percent of the United States market, compared with 23.8 percent for Google Home and 5.6 percent for others including Lenovo, LG, Harmon Kardon and Mattel. The device is tuned to pick up commands and requests using eight microphones, beam-forming technology, and noise cancellation. The Echo Show will have video calling support as well. Video and audio calls will be free.

In comparison, Google Home is expected to account for nearly three times less market share with 23.8%.

Head over to Amazon right now to place your order if you hope to receive one on launch day, which is Wednesday, June 28.

Microsoft releases lightweight Windows 10 S to take on ChromeOS
The screen even supports Microsoft's Surface Pen, so you can draw on the display just like other Surface devices. The flagship Laptop from Microsoft costs $999 and features the Windows 10 S as its core operating system.