Reviewing Amazon Echo 2nd Generation Smart Speaker Posted Nov 21, 2017 by Ruchika Sharma

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Your wait for a cheaper and smaller smart speaker is over with the new Amazon Echo 2nd Generation Speaker. Already bought by many interested users, this fascinating speaker is an apt improvement of the last year’s Echo speaker launched by Amazon.

All that was seen missing in the first Echo speaker seems to go in the right this time in this stylist and compact smart speaker from the house of Amazon. New skills with routines and amazing smart home control features are some of the key highlights of this recently launched speaker.

Looks: As far as the looks of this Amazon Echo 2nd Generation Speaker is consider, it measures approximately 14.8cm in height, which is about 9cm shorter than its predecessor.

Adorning a wooden or metallic finish and available in fabric of your choice, this pretty smart speaker looks stylish in a stark contrast with a black or white tower like cylindrical shape.

In fact, the fabric covers the speaker in such a way that it looks more impressive and sophisticated than other recently launched smart speakers available in the market.

Attractive Rings: At the same time, when I myself bought this smart speaker from Amazon, I was impressed with its attractive rings. At first my eyes were set on its LED light ring that is there right on the top of the speaker.

At the same time, we would like to mention that the old volume ring on the top has been replaced with some buttons for mute and action. Whether, these minor changes makes the new Amazon Echo 2nd Generation Smart Speaker look elegant or not than its competitor like Google Home actually depends on personal choice of the user.

Alexa Voice Service: This hands-free speaker lets you control everything on the basis of voice. It smartly connects with Alexa Voice Service to enable you to make calls, play music, receive messages, ask questions and even get information regarding news, weather, sports scores and much more that too in a fraction of seconds.

This smart speaker allows you to ask for a song, genre or artist from all the popular sites like Amazon Music, Pandora and Spotify. This is not all, it enables you to play music on other compatible Echo devices even from different rooms.

Seven Microphones: Enjoy an ultimate music experience on this newly launched Amazon Echo 2nd Generation Smart Speaker. The credit for this goes to its seven microphones that are clubbed perfectly with the advanced beamforming technology and noise cancellation technology.

On top of it, this smart speaker has been designed with smart microphones to hear you from any direction even if music is been played on it.

Dolby Processing: Another remarkable feature appreciated by users worldwide in Amazon Echo 2nd Generation Smart Speaker is its super fast Dolby Processing that delivers crisp vocal effects along with a super dynamic bass response.

Price & Availability: Affordability comes ensured when one thinks of buying Amazon Echo 2nd Generation Smart Speakers that are priced at just $99.99.

As told before, this smart speaker from Amazon can be bought in an array of fabric options like charcoal fabric, heather gray fabric, oak finish fabric, sandstone fabric, silver finish fabric and walnut finish fabric.

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