Amazon Echo smart speakers launched in India, price starts at Rs 4,499
Amazon India finally has brought it’s smart speakers to India. The company had launched all Echo speakers here with prices starting from Rs 4,499. Echo, Echo Dot and Echo Plus speakers are all the three products have been launched in India by Amazon. All three are smart speakers with Amazon’s Alexa, a smart virtual assistant, powering them.
Echo Dot, which is smallest of the three, costs Rs 4,499. The Echo costs Rs 9,999 and the Echo Plus carries a price tag of Rs 14,999. Amazon also announced that people who request the invite and purchase the device will also get 30 per cent discount on the price.
“Tens of millions of customers are already using Alexa, and today we’re excited to bring her to India with an all-new experience designed from the ground up for our customers in India,” said Dave Limp, Senior Vice President, Amazon Devices and Services. “The combination of Alexa and Echo provides customers with hands-free access to music, weather, news, information, and more-just ask.”
“In India, Alexa delivers a customised Indian experience, including an all-new English voice with local pronunciations and intonation,” said an Amazon spokesperson.