Amazon Echo Show 8 With 8-Inch Display Launched At Rs 8,999

Amazon has launched a new smart display in the Indian market. It sports an 8.0-inch touch screen with HD-resolution. Read more to find about Amazon Echo Show 8 Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Price and Availability

PriceRs 8,999 (introductory)

The Amazon Echo Show 8 is priced in India at Rs 12,999. It is now available for pre-order at a discounted launch price of Rs 8,999. Shipping starts on February 26.

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Highlights and Features

  • 8.0-inch HD touch screen
  • Two-inch neodymium speakers
  • Alexa support
  • Wi-Fi
  • Buil-in front camera
  • Drop-in feature

The new smart display features an 8.0-inch touch screen with HD-resolution. It sports two-inch neodymium speakers (along with a passive bass radiator).

The Amazon Echo Show 8 supports the company’s Alexa voice assistant. Users will get services like voice assistance, information, music streaming through linked services, and communication.

The smart display comes with WiFi as connectivity options. The built-in camera allows you to make video calls. For privacy, there is a physical shutter over the front camera.

Additionally, you can use the camera for the popular drop-in feature that allows you to quickly and seamlessly connect to your own Echo devices.

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Conclusion

Amazon has added multiple devices to its range of Echo devices. This includes the likes of Echo Flex, Echo Input, and Echo Link Amp.

The Amazon Echo Show 8 was initially unveiled in September last year (alongside the Echo Buds and Echo Frames).

The new smart display is an alternative to the Echo Show 5 (currently priced at Rs 6,999) and the 10.1-inch Echo Show (Rs 22,999).

The Amazon Echo Show 5 features a 5.5-inch touchscreen with a resolution of 960 x 480-pixels. It is powered by a MediaTek MT8163 chipset.

Amazon Echo Show 5 Smart Display

The smart display-cum-speaker comes in two color options (White and Black). It comes equipped with a 1-megapixel camera and a single 1.65-inch full-range speaker.

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The 10-inch Amazon Echo Show comes integrated with a smart Home Hub and Alexa assistant. It is optimized for streaming videos, TV shows, and movies (on Amazon Prime Video). It is supported by Dual, side-firing 2 Neodymium for speakers with Dolby processing.

Amazon Echo Show Smart Display

For HD video calling, the smart display sports a 5-megapixel front camera. The company claims that the eight ‘far-field’ microphones can detect your voice in ambient sound conditions.

The Amazon Echo Show features a fiber-textured body and comes in two color options (Black and White).

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