Echo Plus is a simple way to start your smart home. It has a built-in ZigBee smart home hub, which allows for simple and direct setup of compatible ZigBee lights, locks, plugs, and in-wall switches from brands like Philips Hue, GE, and Yale. No additional hub required.
Echo Plus connects to Alexa—a cloud-based voice service—to play music, make calls, set timers and music alarms, ask questions, check traffic and weather, and more—instantly.
Just ask for a song, artist, or genre from Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, and more. With multi-room music, you can play music on your Echo devices in different rooms. Echo Plus can also play Audible audiobooks, radio stations, news briefs, and more.
Alexa Mobile app is currently not supported in UAE.
You can use the Alexa Voice Service and its features and services (such as the Alexa app), in the U.S., UK and Germany.
Even though some Alexa-enabled products are available outside of the U.S., UK, and Germany, the Alexa Voice Service is only supported for customers with an Amazon account in U.S., the UK or Germany.
If you try to use your Alexa-enabled product with the Alexa Voice Service outside the U.S., UK or Germany, some Alexa services may not work or have limited functionality.
Call or message almost anyone hands-free with your Echo device. Also, instantly connect to other Echo devices in your home using just your voice.
Improved speakers with Dolby processing deliver crisp vocals and extended bass to fill the room with immersive, 360° audio
With seven microphones, beamforming technology, and noise cancellation, Echo hears you from any direction—even while music is playing
Alexa is always getting smarter and adding new features and skills. Just ask Alexa to control your TV, request an Uber, order a pizza, and more.
Amazon Echo Plus (2nd Gen)
9.2” x 3.3” x 3.3” (235 mm x 84 mm x 84 mm)
33.6 oz. (954 grams) Actual size and weight may vary by manufacturing process
Dual-band Wi-Fi supports 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 and 5 GHz) networks. Does not support connecting to ad-hoc (or peer-to-peer) Wi-Fi networks.
Built-in ZigBee smart home hub supports ZigBee light bulbs, locks, plugs, and in-wall switches.
Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) support for audio streaming from your mobile device to Echo or from Echo to your Bluetooth speaker. Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) for voice control of connected mobile devices. Hands-free voice control is not supported for Mac OS X devices. Bluetooth speakers requiring PIN codes are not supported.
Audio: 2.5” (63.5 mm) woofer and 0.8” (20 mm) tweeter
Alexa App: The Alexa App is compatible with Fire OS, Android, and iOS devices.
The Alexa app and Alexa-enabled products include several features for customers with accessibility needs related to vision, hearing, mobility, and speech.