Best answer: Yes! The Echo Input is designed to add Alexa smarts to existing speakers, making it an ideal choice if you're looking to enhance the functionality of an old speaker or A/V receiver.Amazon: Amazon Echo Input ($35) Instantly add Alexa to an older speaker The Echo Input is a hockey puck-sized add-on that connects to an existing speaker via an aux cable (or Bluetooth) … [Read more...] about Should you buy an Amazon Echo Input?
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Add Alexa everywhere The whole package If you're looking to add Alexa to an existing speaker, the Echo Input should be your go-to option. Amazon essentially lobbed off the top half of an Echo Dot, which means you get the same far-field mics as you do on other Echo devices, and the low profile design allows the Echo Input to be tucked away unobtrusively in your speaker … [Read more...] about Amazon Echo Input vs. Amazon Echo Dot: Which should you buy?
The Amazon Echo Input is down to $19.99 in both black and white. The device normally sells for $35 and has never been on sale since its introduction last September. This deal comes on the back of Google discontinuing the Chromecast Audio. What a coincidence since the two devices do very similar things! The Input lets you connect to a regular speaker via the 3.5mm audio jack or … [Read more...] about Save $15 and stream music to any speaker with the Amazon Echo Input
Amazon was the first to create the smart speaker category with its widespread launch of the Echo in 2015. Since then, the smart speaker market has taken off with the number of units inside households surging 78% last year to 118.5 million. The device is essentially a speaker that gets its smarts from a virtual personal assistant like Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri or Cortana. … [Read more...] about Amazon Echo Input on sale for $20; device puts the smart into your speaker
Do you ever find yourself calling out, “Alexa!” to your plain, old dumb speakers before realizing there’s no Alexa inside, only music? I hate to admit that I do it all the time. Hey, don’t judge! When you get used to having Alexa around to do your bidding, it becomes a natural reaction. I also often catch myself talking to Alexa when she’s not … [Read more...] about 4 reasons you should buy the Amazon Echo Input