I’ve had my contemplate on the Amazon Echo Studio, the brand new flagship of the Echo lineup, for the past several months, nonetheless Amazon has stubbornly stored the value locked at $200. Even the holidays failed to yield a bargain. Thankfully, there isfinallya sale: For a restricted time, you can get theAmazon Echo Studio smart speaker for $169.99. (Pro tip: Cash-back carrier TopCashback is at explain offering an 8% rebate on Amazon devices, which would bring your secure trace down to around $156.)
Delivering “the biggest, simplest Echo sound but” (according to CNET’sEcho Studio review), Amazon’s most up-to-date smart speaker offers such high-falutin’ features as Dolby Atmos and stereo pairing with another Echo. Its chief rivals are the $300 Apple HomePod and $200 Sonos One.
The reason I’ve been eyeballing that is that my kitchen Echo gets a lot of train, especially for music, nonetheless it no doubt’s a five-year-passe first-gen model. I’ve normally wished for a greater-sounding speaker in that coveted area.
Interestingly, Amazon’s Echo trade-in program would secure me another 25% off the Studio and a $25 Amazon present card, may peaceful I settle to relinquish that passe-timer. In case you have an Echo you may admire to trade in, it be value seeing what you can get for it.
Prime Day is peaceful a few months away, nonetheless I’d not be greatly surprised to look the Echo Studio dip to around $150 during that tournament. For now, nonetheless, that is the most effective deal but.
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