There is no denying Google and Amazon are leading the smart home race. If you’re keen to upgrade your home tech, it just might help to look into a new Amazon Echo speaker. Here are the best Amazon Echo deals you can get right now.
There are thousands of skills and routines that you can run on an Amazon Echo, but the first step is finding the Echo device that’s right for you. Whether you want the stealthy Echo Dot or the handy screen on the Echo Show, there’s a good chance you can save a bit of money on the Echo of your choice.
Featured deal: Celebrate Alexa’s birthday with up to 60% off Echo devices
Between Prime Day and Black Friday, there’s one Amazon holiday that most people have forgotten about. It’s a very important birthday celebration for the most popular Amazon employee — Alexa. The virtual assistant just turned six years old, and Amazon is celebrating with a number of discounts on popular devices.
You can save on pretty much any new device you’re looking to add to your smart home, though the Echo deals are still on the third-generation products. Right now, the portable Echo Dot is down to just $18.99 (53% off). It’s the perfect place to start your Echo collection, or you can pick an Echo Show 8 for 50% off. The large, interactive smart speaker is down to just $64.99 right now.
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Now is also the perfect time to kick your TV up a notch with a Fire TV Stick or Amazon’s Fire TV Cube. The Fire Stick Lite and Fire Stick 4K are each 40% off right now or you can save $12 and get the original model for $27.99.
If you prefer Amazon’s Audible service to its Fire TV, then you might be more interested in a pair of Echo Buds. They’re down to just $79.99 right now, a savings of $50. There are even more deals to dig into, you’ll just have to head to the widget below for the full list.
While you can’t buy Alexa a cake or send a card, these deals are a great way to welcome the young voice assistant into your home. Keep reading for even more deals.
The best Amazon Echo deals:
- Echo Dot deals
- Amazon Echo deals
- Echo Plus deals
- Echo Studio deals
- Amazon Echo Show deals
- Other Echo products
We’ll be sure to keep this list updated regularly. After all, Amazon tends to change deals at a moment’s notice. As of this latest update, there are savings across the board on Echo products. We’ve given you a good run down in the rest of the article, but you could just jump straight to browsing the deals directly on Amazon.
1. Echo Dot deals
The Amazon Echo Dot is the most basic option if you’re looking for your first smart home device. It’s been completely redesigned for its fourth-generation, and it adds Alexa-functionality to any room of your house. You can also choose from three different models: The original Echo Dot, the Echo Dot with a clock, and the Echo Dot Kids Edition.
The first two options are mainly self-explanatory but the Kids Edition actually packs some unique features. For starters, you can choose from a blue color and a rainbow finish to make the Echo Dot pop. Parents can also set limits on skills and the hours that kids can deliver commands.
Check out your new fourth-generation options at the widget below.
2. Amazon Echo deals
The Amazon Echo is the device that started it all, and now it’s on its fourth generation. The Echo has been redesigned as a sphere with a soft-touch exterior that matches that of the Echo Dot, but it’s easily the larger of the two. One of the main differences is that the standard Echo fits a woofer and two tweeters compared to the Dot’s single speaker. That means that your Spotify and Pandora playlists can sound better than ever.
You can also use your network of Echo devices as an intercom system to broadcast messages throughout your house. The Amazon Echo comes in three different colors to match your decor.
3. Amazon Echo Plus deals
Even more powerful than the standard Amazon Echo is the Echo Plus. It packs the same laundry list of features and commands as the Echo but with the added benefit of a built-in Zigbee hub. Your Echo Plus can then scan your home for other Zigbee-enabled devices and save you the time of setting up each one individually. Amazon hasn’t brought the new sphere shape to its Echo Plus quite yet, but it should be due for a redesign soon.
Learn more and pick up an Echo Plus at one of its lowest-ever prices at the widget below.
4. Echo Studio deals
The Echo Studio is even larger and more powerful than the previous options above. It packs five strategically positioned speakers that can fill the room with sound. Enhanced with Dolby Atmos, the Echo Studio even plays music in formats that are mastered for 3D. It’s the perfect option to bring a party to life and you can even connect it to your Fire TV Stick for a surround sound experience.
The Echo Studio does not currently offer a special price, but you can get a free Philips Hue bulb when you purchase. Hit the widget below to check it out.
5. Echo Show deals
All of the options so far on the list have been cylindrical smart speakers with a primary emphasis on quality sound. That all changes with the added screen on the Echo Show. You may not want to watch a full-length movie on the Echo Show 5 or Echo Show 8, but both options are great for quick YouTube videos and news clips. You can even follow along with a recipe right in your kitchen.
The second-generation Echo Show makes it a little bit easier to watch longer videos with the larger ten-inch screen, and it definitely makes controlling your home a breeze. You can video chat with family, adjust your lights, and much more. Check out deals on an Echo Show 5 and an Echo Show 8.
Compact 5.5-inch smart display with Alexa ready to help
$74.99 at Amazon
Alexa can show you more with an 8-inch HD screen and stereo sound
$104.99 at Amazon
If you follow the widgets above, you’ll see that you can pick up free or very cheap extras when you purchase an Echo Show on Amazon. For example, you can get the Echo Show 5 and a TP-Link simple set up smart plug for just a bit extra. So the bundle will work out to $92.98 (was $112.19).
6. Other Echo products
Smart speakers and displays aren’t the only options when it comes to the Amazon Echo family. Amazon also offers Alexa integrations in a variety of other devices, such as the Echo Wall Clock. The clock is actually a companion device, so you’ll have to have a standard speaker as well, but it allows you to display timers easily with just a glance at the clock.
Another option is the Echo Spot. It’s similar to the Echo Show but in a smaller round form. The Echo Spot features a handy 2.5-inch touchscreen and 1.4-inch speaker so you can always see and hear clearly.
Amazon also offers the Echo Flex for those situations where you just don’t have space for a full-size speaker. The Echo Flex is a handy mini plug-in smart speaker that hugs tight to your outlet. It might be the best option for a bathroom or another splash-prone area that you want to add a speaker.
Amazon Echo Wall Clock
Amazon Echo Flex
Amazon Echo Spot
Read more: 10 best skills and apps for Alexa!
As a mini plug-in speaker, the Echo Flex misses out on some of the handy functions of other Echo gadgets. One such feature you may want to add is a clock. Sure, you can ask Alexa what time it is, but glancing over is even easier. That’s where the Smart Clock for Echo Flex comes in. You just pop it into the USB port on the bottom and you’ve got a bright digital clock any time you need it.
One final Echo product to check out is Amazon’s Echo Buds. The Echo Buds are Amazon’s foray into the world of Assistant-powered wireless headphones. If Alexa is your go-to assistant, you might find that the Echo Buds are just what you’ve been looking for. The Echo Buds even offer five hours of playback on a single charge and up to 20 hours with the charging case.
The convenience of Amazon Echo, pumped right into your ears