Amazon Echo Family

Far-field voice control lets Alexa hear you from across the room even when music is playing. All you have to do is ask. Compare Echo Dot, Amazon Echo, and Amazon Tap.

Echo Dot

Add Alexa to any room in the house. Can connect to your speakers over Bluetooth or 3.5 mm stereo cable.

Amazon Echo

Hands-free speaker that fills any room with immersive 360⁰ audio.

Echo Accessories

Personalize and protect your Echo devices with cases, chargers, protection plans, and more.

More Devices with Alexa

Alexa is available on a growing number of devices. And with new skills being added every day, you can customize your Alexa experience. Learn more about Alexa.

Amazon Tap

A portable Bluetooth and Wi-Fi enabled speaker that gives you rich, full-range sound. Just tap and ask.

Fire TV

Starting at $39.99
Launch your favorite shows with the included Alexa Voice Remote. Plus, play music, find movie show times, order a pizza, and more—just ask.

Fire Tablets

Starting at $49.99
Voice control your entertainment, including music, games, audiobooks, and more. Just press the home button and ask.

Alexa Smart Home Devices

Smart home products from brands like ecobee, Philips Hue, Nest, and more work with Alexa to let you control lights, switches, thermostats, and more using just your voice.

Other Devices with Alexa

From smart watches and digital intercoms to high-tech speakers and more, Alexa is available on a variety of devices from a growing number of brands.

Compare Echo Dot, Amazon Echo & Amazon Tap

Echo Dot

Amazon Echo

Amazon Tap
Price $49.99 $179.99 $129.99
Great for Any room Center of your home On the go
Voice control Far-field (hands-free) voice recognition.
Just ask.
Press button before speaking.
Just tap & ask.
Or, enable hands-free mode in the Alexa App.
Audio Built-in speaker that also connects to your speakers or headphones through Bluetooth or 3.5 mm stereo cable. Fills the room with immersive, 360º omni-directional audio; 2.5 inch woofer and 2.0 inch tweeter for deep bass and crisp high notes. Delivers crisp sound powered by Dolby, with 360º omni-directional audio; Dual 1.5-inch drivers and dual passive radiators for bass extension.
Wi-Fi Music Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, TuneIn, iHeartRadio
Bluetooth & Wi-Fi Bluetooth-enabled; Dual-band Wi-Fi supports 2.4 and 5 GHz networks Bluetooth- and mobile hotspot-enabled; Single-band Wi-Fi supports 2.4 GHz networks
Weight 5.7 oz (163 grams) 37.5 oz (1064 grams) 16.6 oz (470 grams); Charging Cradle: 3.8 oz (109 grams)
Size 1.3" x 3.3" x 3.3" (32 mm x 84 mm x 84 mm) 9.25" x 3.3" x 3.3" (235 mm x 84 mm x 84 mm) 6.2" x 2.6" x 2.6" (159 mm x 66 mm x 66 mm); Charging Cradle: 0.6" x 2.6" x 2.6" (15 mm x 66 mm x 66 mm)
Power Source AC power. Plugs in and always on. Comes with power adapter and USB charging cable. AC power. Plugs in and always on. Comes with power adapter and 6ft cable. Up to 9 hours of battery life, with included Charging Cradle, microUSB cable, and adapter.

Meet Alexa

Meet Alexa
Meet Alexa
Meet Alexa

Using Alexa is as simple as asking a question. Just ask to play music, read the news, control your smart home, tell a joke, and more—Alexa will respond instantly. Whether you are at home or on the go, Alexa is designed to make your life easier by letting you voice-control your world. Explore more things to try with Alexa.

Alexa lives in the cloud so it’s always getting smarter, and updates are delivered automatically. The more you talk to Alexa, the more it adapts to your speech patterns, vocabulary, and personal preferences. Alexa comes included with Echo and other Alexa devices.

Alexa, play music.
Alexa, find me a Chinese restaurant.
Alexa, what's on my calendar?

Voice Control Your Music

Alexa provides voice control for Amazon Music—just ask for your favorite artist or song, or request a specific genre or mood. You can also search for music by lyrics, when a song or album was released, or let Alexa pick the music for you. Listen to any song with Amazon Music Unlimited. Learn more.

Alexa also provides voice control for Pandora, Spotify, iHeartRadio, and TuneIn.

Amazon Music
Alexa, play music for a dinner party.
Alexa, play Sia.
Alexa, play 'Today's Hits' on Pandora.
Amazon Music | Pandora | TuneIn | iHeartRadio | Spotify
Alexa Has Skills

Alexa Has Skills

Skills add even more capabilities like ordering a pizza from Domino's, requesting a ride from Uber, tracking your fitness with Fitbit, ordering flowers from 1-800-Flowers, and more. Enabling skills lets Alexa do even more—simply discover and enable the ones you want to use in the Alexa App.

New skills are being added all the time. You can also see ratings and reviews to learn what other customers are saying about the thousands of skills available in the Alexa App. Discover and enable skills.

Alexa, ask Uber to request a ride.
Alexa, play Jeopardy.
Alexa, ask Fitbit how I'm doing today.

Voice Control Your Smart Home

Alexa Smart Home

Ask Alexa to switch on the lamp before getting out of bed, turn on the fan or turn up the thermostat while reading in your favorite chair, or dim the lights from the couch to watch a movie—all by just using your voice.

Alexa works with smart home devices such as lights, switches, thermostats, and more from WeMo, Philips Hue, SmartThings, Insteon, Nest, ecobee, and Wink. Learn more about compatible smart home connected devices, including starter kits for easy setup.

Alexa, turn on the lights.
Alexa, turn of the TV.
Alexa, set master bedroom to 67 degrees.
WeMo | SmartThings | Hue | Insteon | TP-Link | Nest | ecobee
Alexa App

Do More with the Alexa App

With the free Alexa App on Fire OS, Android, iOS, and desktop browsers, you can easily setup and manage your Alexa devices.

Use the Alexa App to connect services you already use like Spotify, Pandora, and Google Calendar. Setup your smart home devices from WeMo, Philips Hue, SmartThings, Insteon, ecobee, and more. See what books are available to read from your Kindle and Audible libraries. View shopping and to-do lists while on the go. Control your timers and set custom tones for your alarms, and much more. The Alexa App is also where you discover and enable third-party skills.