The week of Black Friday 2021 has arrived, a period full of exciting offers and discounts on a plethora of connected home electronics products and equipment, such as Amazon devices and gadgets.
Do you want to get an Alexa-compatible connected speaker or a new generation media player? Here’s a review of the juiciest deals.
Echo Show 8
If you are looking for a smart display for your connected home, the Echo Show 8 offers you an 8-inch HD display with stereo sound and compatible with Alexa for making video calls and sending messages. It has 4 microphones and a 3.5mm jack auxiliary audio output to connect to a more powerful audio system. Its price is 64.99 euros.
Echo Show 8 (1st generation, 2019 model) | Smart screen with Alexa | Stay in touch with help from Alexa | Anthracite
Echo Show 5 (2nd generation)
One more step in smart speakers is this Echo Show 5, a model that includes a 5.5 inch screen with a resolution of 960 x 480 from which you can make calls and video calls to friends and to families who have a compatible Echo device or the Alexa app. You will be able to manage your calendar, create to-do lists, find out about the weather and traffic conditions. Its price this week is 44.99 euros.
Echo Show 5 (2nd generation, model 2021) | Smart screen with Alexa and 2 MP camera | Anthracite
Echo Dot 3rd generation
The 3rd Generation Echo Dot is a fabric-covered smart speaker that lets you step into the world of Alexa to stream songs to Amazon Music, Spotify, TuneIn, and other services. It allows two speakers to be linked to have stereo sound and of course control via voice commands. Its price is 18.99 euros against 49 euros usual.
Echo Dot (3rd generation) – Smart speaker with Alexa, anthracite fabric
Fire TV Stick 4K
Another device with a good discount today is this Fire TV Stick 4K, which we could test drive back then and can use to provide streaming playback capabilities to any TV with an HDMI port. . It supports 4K Ultra HD video up to 60 fps, with Dolby Vision, HDR, and HDR10 +, as well as Dolby Atmos surround sound on select Prime Video titles. Its price is now 33.99 euros against 59.99 euros usual.
Fire TV Stick 4K with Alexa voice control (includes controls for TV)
Fire TV Stick
If you want to update your TV but don’t need a 4K player, you can go for the mid-size version of the Fire TV Stick with Alexa voice control, with 50% more power than the Fire TV Stick 2019, It offers Full HD streaming playback, access to thousands of apps, skills from Alexa, Netflix, YouTube, Prime Video, Disney +, DAZN, Atresplayer, Mitele and more. Its price is 22.99 euros against the usual 40.
Fire TV Stick with Alexa voice control (includes TV controls), HD streaming device
4th generation echo point
If you’re keen on getting into the world of smart speakers, the new 4th gen Echo Dot is on sale these days. It’s a compact model you can put anywhere, compatible with Alexa, and stream music from sites like Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify, Deezer and more. Plus, of course, you can use Alexa to control your smart home with your voice. Its price is now 29.99 euros against 59.99 euros usual.
Echo Dot (4th generation) | Smart speaker with Alexa | Anthracite
Amazon Echo Spot
No more old alarm clocks with the Amazon Echo Spot, an alarm clock that uses voice recognition to answer your questions and manage its functions without pressing any buttons. It is compatible with Alexa, you can read news, answer questions, control other connected devices and play music streaming from Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify Premium or TuneIn. It also has Bluetooth to send content from the mobile and a 3.5 mm jack port. Its price and its offer today are 74.99 euros, a discount of 42%.
Amazon Echo Spot Smart Alarm Clock with Alexa, Black
Amazon eero Pro
To improve the coverage of your home wireless network, the Amazon eero Pro Mesh WiFi Router-Extender goes on sale this week. It is a three-band model with TrueMesh technology capable of covering approximately 160 square meters, compatible with Alexa, Bluetooth LE 5.0, Apple HomeKit and with two Gigabit Ethernet ports. Its price is now 90 euros against 170 usually.
Amazon eero Pro mesh wifi router / extender
Amazon Echo Flex
If you want to control your smart devices centrally, you can go for this Echo Flex, a speaker that plugs directly into the wall and lets you control digital home gadgets with your voice through Alexa. Its price is 15 euros against the usual 30 euros.
Echo Flex – Voice control of smart home devices via Alexa
Amazon Ring Video Doorbell Wired + Chime
To update your lifetime doorbell with a smart model, you can opt for this Ring Video Doorbell Wired + Chime from Amazon, a model with HD camera, doorbell, advanced motion detection and wiring installation that shows you on your mobile who calls at your door. Its price is now 59 euros against 94 euros usual.
Introducing the Amazon Ring Wired + Chime Video Doorbell | HD video, advanced motion detection and wired installation | Ring Protect Plan Free 30-day trial
If you want to create a small home surveillance system, the Blink Mini Camera is on sale today. It is a compact and “intelligent” model for indoor use, capable of offering Full HD (1080p) video resolution, with a motion detection system and compatible with Alexa. Its price is 22.99 euros against the usual 40.
Blink Mini, Smart, Compact, Indoor, Pluggable Security Camera, 1080p HD Video Resolution, Motion Detection and Compatible with Alexa – 1 Camera
Another smart security camera on sale today is this Blink Indoor, a simple indoor model with Full HD resolution, wireless connectivity and 2 years of battery life that offers motion detection, two-way audio and infrared night vision. It is compatible with Alexa and is priced at € 54.99, a 45% discount.
Flashes inside | Wireless HD Security Camera with 2 Years Battery Life, Motion Detection, Two-Way Audio | 1 camera
Ring Video Doorbell Wired
Another essential for a smart home is having a video intercom such as the Ring Video Doorbell Wired, a model with a built-in Full HD camera, advanced motion detection, two-way communication, 2.4 GHz WiFi connectivity and able to send notifications to the cell phone. . It is compatible with Alexa and is offered today at 39 euros against the usual 60 euros.
Introducing Amazon’s Ring Video Doorbell Wired: HD Video, Advanced Motion Detection, and Wired Installation | Ring Protect Plan 90 Day Free Trial
If you join Amazon Prime, you have a 30-day free trial (after 36 euros per year) to enjoy free fast delivery, priority accessory to offers, services such as Prime Video, Prime Music, Prime Reading and unlimited photo storage. Plus, if you’re a student, becoming a Prime Student costs half and you have a 90-day trial.
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