Everything you need to know about the Amazon Echo

Echo (2nd Gen) has a new speaker, new design, and is available in a range of styles including fabrics and wood veneers. Echo connects to Alexa to play music, make calls, set music alarms and timers, ask questions, control smart home devices, and more—instantly.

Amazon’s Alexa-activated smart speaker is a smash hit. If you’re thinking about buying in (or just curious about what she’s capable of), here’s a helpful cheat sheet.

  • Echo (2nd Gen) has a new speaker, new design, and is available in a range of styles including fabrics and wood veneers. Echo connects to Alexa to play music, make calls, set music alarms and timers, ask questions, control smart home devices, and more—instantly.