Today, Amazon launches the Echo Flex, a plug-in smart speaker that saves on space by plugging directly into a standard electrical outlet; no more wires and chargers.
Echo Flex is the most affordable way to voice control compatible smart home devices and get help from Alexa at more places in your home.
Switch on the lights as you enter your home or turn off the AC as you leave the room, all without lifting a finger. It can also work with devices such as smart lights and plugs from brands including Philips, SYSKA LED, Oakter, TP-Link and more.
Use Announcements to send voice messages to every room with a supported Echo device, or use Drop In as a two-way intercom between rooms. You can also make hands-free calls to the Alexa app or another Echo.
Just like other Echo devices, you can connect the Flex to your preferred speakers using Bluetooth or a 3.5 mm audio cable for higher audio output. It also comes with the built-in USB-A port, you can charge your phone while keeping your device plugged in.
The Echo Flex is built with multiple layers of privacy controls, including a microphone off button that electronically disconnects the microphone. Additionally, you can also view, hear, and delete your voice recordings at Alexa Privacy Settings or in the Alexa app at any time.
Alexa has more than 30,000+ skills and counting. Skills add capabilities to your Echo device. Skills can help you stay updated with the latest news, request a ride from Ola, listen to All India Radio and more.
Echo Flex is available for pre-order starting today and will ship next month. To learn more, visit Amazon.in, As a limited period offer, customers can avail of a Wipro 9W Smart LED bulb worth INR 2,099 for no additional cost on the purchase of every Echo Flex on Amazon.in.