Amazon Echo Buds, Echo Loop Smart ring, Echo Frames glasses, Echo Flex and Echo Show 8 smart display with Alexa announced

In addition to new Echo, Echo Dot with clock and Echo Studio, Amazon also introduced Echo Buds wireless earbuds with noise cancellation, Echo Loop Smart ring, Echo Frames glasses with Alexa, Echo Flex Plug-in smart speaker with Alexa and Echo Show 8 smart display with Alexa.

Echo Buds

  • Immersive sound — Premium speaker drivers deliver crisp, dynamic audio. Bose Active Noise Reduction Technology and sealed in-ear design limits background noise.
  • Access other assistants — Supports access to Siri or Google Assistant from a supported device—just press and hold your earbud.
  • Long-lasting battery — Get up to 5 hrs music playback per charge, up to 2 hrs with a 15-min quick charge, and up to 20 hrs with the charging case.
  • Customizable fit for better sound — 3 sizes of ear tips help form a comfortable in-ear seal for immersive listening.
  • Exercise ready — Sweat-resistant (IPX4) with a secure fit
  • Earbud: 22 x 23 x 24 mm; 7.6 g (7.8 g with medium ear tip); Case: 57 x 77 x 29 mm, 70 g
  • Alexa is always getting smarter and adding new skills — Request a rideshare, get a guided workout, or order dinner, all hands-free.
  • Designed to protect your privacy — Built with multiple layers of privacy protections and controls, including the ability to mute the mics with the Alexa app.

Echo Loop

  • Keep Alexa on hand — This smart ring is your shortcut to quick calls, fast answers, and bits of info that help you stay on top of your day.
  • Help is just a click away — Ask Alexa to set reminders, add to lists, and control compatible smart home devices on the go.
  • Connect to your top contact — Put them on speed dial for short, frequent conversations.
  • Get info the moment you need it — Movie showtimes, quick calculations, and a world of knowledge are waiting.
  • Made for real life — Echo Loop is scratch-resistant, water-resistant, and has an all-day battery.
  • Designed to protect your privacy — Wake up Alexa by clicking the action button.

Echo Frames

  • Echo Frames — All-day glasses with hands-free access to Alexa.
  • Just ask Alexa — Make calls, set reminders, add to your to-do lists, listen to podcasts, or control your smart home from anywhere.
  • Designed for all-day wear — Echo Frames are lightweight and compatible with most prescription lenses.
  • VIP Filter — Customize which notifications to receive from the contacts and apps that matter most to you.
  • Thoughtful design — Amazon open-ear technology directs sound to your ears and minimizes what others can hear. And with no camera or display, you stay in the moment.
  • Does even more — Supports access to Google Assistant from a compatible device.
  • Designed for privacy — Microphones are designed to respond to the voice of the person wearing the frames and turn off with the double-press of a button.

Echo Flex

  • Make any space a little smarter — This plug-in smart speaker lets you get help from Alexa in more places in your home.
  • Alexa is always happy to help — Manage your day. Get instant information. Check weather and traffic on your way out.
  • Voice control your smart home — Turn on lights, adjust thermostats, lock doors, and more with compatible connected devices.
  • Built-in USB port — Charge your phone or add an optional accessory like a night-light or motion sensor.
  • Connect with others — Drop in on or make announcements to other rooms that have a compatible Echo device. Call hands-free.
  • Designed to protect your privacy — Built with multiple layers of privacy controls, including a microphone off button that electronically disconnects the mics.

Echo Show 8

  • Alexa can show you more — With an 8″ HD screen and stereo sound, Alexa can help manage your day at a glance.
  • Be entertained — Ask Alexa to show you movie trailers, TV shows, movies, or the news. Or listen to radio stations, podcasts, and audiobooks.
  • Connect with video calling and messaging – Call friends and family who have the Alexa app or an Echo device with a screen. Make announcements to other devices in your home.
  • Control your smart home — Voice control compatible devices or manage them on the easy-to-use display. Ask Alexa to show you security cameras, control lights, and adjust thermostats.
  • Make it yours — Show off your Amazon photo albums. Customize your home screen. Create morning routines to start your day.
  • Made to fit your life — Cook along to step-by-step recipes. Easily update to-do lists and calendars. Glance at weather and traffic on your way out.
  • Designed to protect your privacy — Electronically disconnect the microphones and camera with one press of a button. Slide the built-in shutter to cover the camera.

Pricing and availability

  • Echo Flex: $24.99 (Rs. 1,770 approx.), available from November 14
  • Echo Show 8: $129.99 (Rs. 9,220 approx.), available from  November 21
  • Echo Buds: $129.99 (Rs. 9,220 approx.), available from October 30
  • Echo Frames: Available by invitation for $179.99 (Rs. 12,770 approx.), shipping later this year
  • Echo Loop in black titanium finish in S, M, L, and XL sizes: Available by invitation for $129.99 (Rs. 9,220 approx.), shipping later this year

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