Amazon has unveiled the Echo Input (Portable Smart Speaker Edition) exclusively for the Indian market.
It has 360-degree sound and comes with a 4800mAh battery that powers it for 10 hours of continuous music playback and 11 hours of standby life. For best experience, keep the device plugged in when you don't need to carry it. You know that the device is fully charged when all the 4 LEDs turn off.
The Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker is a limited edition voice-controlled smart speaker with Alexa that is designed to be carried around your home while you continue to listen to your favourite music. Streams directly over Wi-Fi or mobile hotspot from Amazon Prime Music, Apple Music, JioSaavn, Gaana or Hungama Music. You can also pair the device to your phone via Bluetooth.
You can also use Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker to switch on the living room lights while you enter your home or switch on the geyser before getting out of bed - all without lifting a finger. With “Routines”, control multiple devices at scheduled times or with a single voice command, like switch on the AC and turn off the lights every night.
Th new speaker will eventually come to other markets. The Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker Edition is now available on pre-order in India for 4,999 rupees ($70) with shipping set for December 18th.
- Size: 72 x 102 x 102 mm
- Weight: 448 g
- Battery Life: Up to 10 hours of continuous music playback under normal listening conditions and 11 hours of standby time.
- Audio: Built-in speaker for voice feedback
- Setup technology: Amazon Wi-Fi simple setup enables you to connect smart devices to their Wi-Fi network in a few steps.
- System Requirements: Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker Edition comes ready to connect to your Wi-Fi. The Alexa App is compatible with Fire OS, Android, and iOS devices and also accessible via your web browser. Certain skills and services may require subscription or other fees.
Wi-Fi Connectivity: Dual-band Wi-Fi supports 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 and 5 GHz) networks. Does not support connecting to ad-hoc (or peer-to-peer) Wi-Fi networks.
- Accessibility Features: The Alexa App and Alexa-enabled products include several features for customers with accessibility needs related to vision, hearing, mobility and speech. Learn more about Alexa accessibility.
- Warranty and Service: Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker Edition is sold with a limited warranty of one year.
- Bluetooth Connectivity: Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) support for audio streaming from your mobile device to Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker Edition or from Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker Edition to your Bluetooth speaker. Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) for voice control of connected mobile devices. Hands-free voice control is not supported for Mac OS X devices. Bluetooth speakers requiring PIN codes are not supported. Bluetooth calling and messaging is not supported. Bluetooth not supported when using multi-room music.