Amazon officially launched its new Echo Show 10 last September, introducing a tracking feature to always focus on video calls and have the screen looking at you when talking to Alexa.
Now, the company has brought a digital version of this technology to the more affordable Echo Show 8, which premiered on May 12 along with another even cheaper model, the Echo Show 5.
The Show 8’s design is roughly the same as its predecessor, so there’s no motor capable of physically rotating the screen like the Echo Show 10. Like its predecessor, the new model has ‘an 8-inch touchscreen. , 1 “.
The Echo Show 8 uses HD resolution, fairly wide bezels that can accommodate a 13 MP camera, and stereo speakers. According to Amazon, it also has a new eight-core processor, which should improve its performance.
In contrast, the Show 5 has a number of features similar to those of the more powerful model, albeit in a more compact form factor. It has a 5.5 “screen which we believe will have a resolution of 960 x 480 (Amazon does not specify).
How much does the Amazon Echo Show 8 cost?
The new Amazon Echo Show 8 is priced at $ 129.99. With the announcement of the second generation, the first generation of this model has lowered its price from the original $ 129.99 to $ 109.99.
How much does the Amazon Echo Show 5 cost?
In contrast, the 2021 Amazon Echo Show 5 costs $ 84.99. As with the previous model, Amazon has decided to lower the price of the first generation Echo Show 5, now available for $ 79.99.
When will the Amazon Echo Show 8 go on sale?
As of this June 9, the second generation Echo Show 8 can already be purchased from the Amazon website. Until now, it could only be reserved.
If you’re happy with the old model, you can buy the 2019 Echo Show 8.
When will the Amazon Echo Show 5 go on sale?
The same goes for the new Echo Show 5. Its official sale was on June 9 and so far it could only be booked. Buy your Show 5 now on Amazon.
If you prefer, you can also purchase the 2019 Echo Show 5.