Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen.), Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen.) Launched in India: Price, Specifications
Amazon has launched two new Echo Show devices—Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen.) and Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen.)—in India. The Echo Show 10 comes, which has a 10.1-inch display and an improved camera compared to the previous generation Echo Show 10, is Amazon’s most expensive Echo device in India. The cheaper Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen.) features a 5.5-inch display and a 2MP camera. The Amazon Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen.) was first launched by Amazon in the US last month, while the Echo Show 10 was unveiled last year. Let us check out the specifications, features, and pricing details of the Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen) and Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen).
Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen.), Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen.) Specifications, Features
Similar to the earlier Echo Show range of products, the Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen.) combines a touchscreen display and loudspeaker in a single device. The Echo Show 10 features a 10.1-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. It features two tweeters and a woofer which provides premium directional sound. The speaker is located within the rotatable base of the device. The Echo Show can stream music from Amazon Prime Music, Spotify, JioSaavn, Gaana, and Apple Music.
Similar to all Echo devices, the Echo Show 10 also offers Alexa that can answer your questions and control smart home devices. You can also securely access a live camera feed from the Echo Show 10 through the Alexa app on your smartphone. The Echo Show 10 also has an inbuilt smart home hub that supports Zigbee smart home devices. As for the camera configuration, the device features a 13MP camera. The Echo Show 10 has a physical slider to block the camera for privacy. The device can automatically rotate and face any direction in a way that its screen always faces you no matter where you are in the room. The display on the device can show album art and other information while you stream music, or view video content from Prime Video or Netflix.
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As far as the specs of the Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen.) go, this is a cheaper offering from Amazon that comes with a 5.5-inch touchscreen display. The Echo Show 5 comes with an updated 2MP HD camera (compared to 1MP on 1st Gen. Echo Show 5). The device offers the Drop-In feature that allows you to open an instant conversation and use the device like an intercom. It also includes a microphone, camera control, and the ability to view or delete video recordings. Similar to the Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen.), the Echo Show 5 also has a physical slider present on top of the camera.
Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen), Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen) Pricing And Availability
The Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen.) price in India starts at ₹24,999, while the Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen.) is priced at ₹8,999. As a part of the introductory offer, Amazon is offering the Echo Show 5 for a price of just ₹6,999 for a limited period. The Echo Show 10 comes in Black, while the Echo Show 5 comes in Black, White, and Blue variants.