Amazon’s smart speaker – the Amazon Exco has been on sale in the US for around two years now and just today at and event Amazon hosted today, Amazon revealed that the Echo and Echo Dot will be on sale in the UK and Germany now, with pre-orders starting today and shipping for 28th September.

The Echo is powered by the Alexa assistant which also features in the Amazon TV. It is a tall speaker which features Alexa which works much like Google Now, its WiFi capable, features Bluetooth and can stream music from Prime Music. A lot of users have found the best location for Echo is in the kitchen, as it can respond to questions such as “what is 5 grams in ounces?” and other queries.


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