This analysis is outdated. Please reanalyze.

Ask Fakespot Chat questions about this productAlpha

Initializing Fakespot Chat

error

System error,

Loading suggested questions

Suggested Questions

athena-arrow

Suggested Questions

No suggested questions were found

Please note: The content is generated by an AI language model based on reviews. We are constantly improving the accuracy, however, its outputs may contain errors or offensive content from certain reviews. Please report any errors or offensive content to us. Also, please note that we will not collect your questions unless you click the thumbs up/down button to provide feedback. The answers displayed will be stored by us so if another Fakespotter asks a similar question we can provide them an answer faster. Your feedback will only help us make Fakespot Chat better! By using Fakespot Chat, you agree to Fakespot's terms of use and privacy notice.

Pros & Cons

The AI used to provide these results are constantly improving. These results might change.

Pros

For such a small footprint, the sound quality is amazing. The voice recognition is a convenient added perk. The sound quality of the speaker is quite good and exceeded my expectations. Echo second generation smart speaker is a very versatile device.

Get addition to my entertainment schedule. She tells me the time, the weather, reminds me of appointments and tells me when it is time for lunch.



Cons

Amazon's alexa system is not stable and should not be out for public useuntil it is. As of 11-1-22 amazon has made a change to prime music, that in my opinion basically makes this service and using an echo device with it absolutely worthless. I bought...  Read More

I am a software engineer myself and cannot imagine how amazon could be unaware of the problems. Amazon has every right to set their prices as they see fit. Unfortunately the dot is way better and cheaper. Do not buy.

After a firmware update, the echo tries to connect to the last bluetooth device it was previously connected to and then beeps loudly. Music will just stops playing for no reason, then restarts minutes later, and then refuses to stop playing and i have...  Read More

Was this feature helpful?

Highlights

The AI used to provide these results are constantly improving. These results might change.

Quality


Excellent speaker years later easy to take on the go high quality performance


The sound quality is phenomenal offering rich and immersive audio that fills the room


No cams and no microphones remain except for those built into cell phones which also get turned off when its time to unplug


I set the volume every day and it still goes to low volume and this wasnt always the case for some reason it changed

Price


Got this second generation at a great price


For a very reasonable price we can so easily connect to practically any kind of information entertainment and a new and improve...  Read More


A month for over a million songs is a good deal


I look for them used to save money

Packaging/appearance


Brand new in the package exactly as described

Competitiveness


I have alexa tied to pandora and audible

Overview

  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    great, good and set.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has detected that Amazon has altered, modified or removed reviews from this listing. We approximate total reviews altered up to 34572.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 80% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 96,095 reviews as of our last analysis date on Jun 7 2024.

Helpful InsightsBETA

The AI used to provide these results are constantly improving. These results might change.

    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Alexa will sometimes randomly start talking and doesnt stop when i ask her too


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I look for them used to save money


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The 4th gen echos and echo dots and echo shows have motion detection


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I place all of these devices in a single 34scene34 to turn it all off at once to create total privacy when it is wanted


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I will say it would stay connect to the wifi


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Sometimes it’s starts to have a teal low ring around it


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Lately now that it’s 2023 i’ve noticed that my echo gets stuck at various times so i have to unplug it and then replug it in to reset it in order for it to hear commands

Review Count History
Loading...
Price History
Loading...

Ask Fakespot Chat questions about this productAlpha

Initializing Fakespot Chat

error

System error,

Loading suggested questions

Suggested Questions

athena-arrow

Suggested Questions

No suggested questions were found

Please note: The content is generated by an AI language model based on reviews. We are constantly improving the accuracy, however, its outputs may contain errors or offensive content from certain reviews. Please report any errors or offensive content to us. Also, please note that we will not collect your questions unless you click the thumbs up/down button to provide feedback. The answers displayed will be stored by us so if another Fakespotter asks a similar question we can provide them an answer faster. Your feedback will only help us make Fakespot Chat better! By using Fakespot Chat, you agree to Fakespot's terms of use and privacy notice.