The Echo Show 5 features compact 5.5” smart display (960 x 480 resolution), a built-in camera for you to connect with your favorite people, ability to turn off the microphone and camera (also built-in shutter lets you easily cover the camera), compatible smart home devices on the simple interactive display or use your voice, and works with more than 80,000 skills.
Amazon is offering select Amazon customers the Fire TV Stick with 4K Ultra HD and Alexa Voice Remote for $24.99 (49.99 – 50% coupon) with Free Shipping for a limited time. To get the discount, use the coupon code: 4KFIRETV at checkout. Not all Amazon accounts will be eligible. Not sure how they determine who gets it but it seems many readers were able to get the discount.
The Amazon Fire TV Stick provides access to movies, tv shows, games and apps in a much smaller footprint. It comes with an Alexa voice remote that lets you deliver commands when you want to watch television or engage with other applications. It has a 1.7 GHz quad-core processor, 8GB of storage, dual-band wifi and support streams up to 4K Ultra HD at 60 fps, Bluetooth 5.0 + LE, and Dolby Atmos, 7.1 surround sound.
Amazon has the Ring Alarm Wireless 14-Piece Security Kit with 3rd Generation Amazon Echo Dot for $229 (regularly $329 w/o Echo Dot) with Free Shipping for a limited time.
The Ring Alarm is a new and affordable home security system. It includes a base station, 2 keypads, range extender, 2 motion detector, and 8 contact sensor. No professional installation required. There’s no long-term commitments or cancellation fees and 24/7 professional monitoring service is available for $10 a month.
Con Edison in partnership with ThinkEco is offering WiFi smartAC Kits for FREE (regularly $139.99 each) through the Smart AC Program for a limited time. To get this deal, opt to try the smartAC Kit and they will let you keep it Free of charge if you connect it and use it for a minimum of one set of Cool Point Hours. It Ships for Free. If you do not connect it within 20 days of receiving it or participate in a minimum of 1 event, you must ship it back with the provided prepaid shipping label.
The Smart AC Program is were thousands of New Yorkers are working together to ensure the reliability of NYC’s electric grid. When you join Smart AC Program, which is Free, you will get a FREE smartAC kit that lets you control your AC from anywhere, program it to turn on and off to your desired temperature and even control it with your voice via Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant. You will also be able to earn cool points through your participation in Cool Points Hours. During Cool Points Hours, you temporarily reduce your AC’s energy use when the electricity grid is under strain.
By connecting to the platform through a Wi-Fi enabled AC or smartAC kit, you will be able to participate in Cool Point Hours, which occur during times of high electricity usage and typically coincide with very hot days.
During a Cool Point Hours, the program may turn your AC on and off periodically or change your AC to a slightly higher thermostat setting to reduce power usage. Events typically last for 4 hours and usually occur between 3 and 5 times per summer. You will receive notifications based on your preferences in advance of each event.
By participating, you are doing your part to ensure the reliability of NYC’s electric grid. You will earn rewards and have opportunities to win prizes for your participation!
- Echo Show 5 for $53.99 (regularly $89.99) with coupon code: SHOWFIVE40
- Echo Spot for $77.99 (regularly $129.99) with coupon code: SPOT 40
- Echo Plus for $89.99 (regularly $149.99) with coupon code: PLUS40
If you don’t have Amazon Prime and you are a student, Amazon is offering a 6-Month Prime Subscription for Students for FREE for a limited time. To be eligible for this deal, you must be a student with a valid .edu email address. After the 6 month trial, it’s $6.49/month but you can cancel anytime.
Amazon has the Ring Alarm Wireless 8-Piece Security Kit with 3rd Generation Amazon Echo Dot for $189 (regularly $239 w/o Echo Dot) with Free Shipping for a limited time.
The Ring Alarm is a new and affordable home security system. It includes a base station, keypad, range extender, 2 Motion Detectors, and 3 contact sensors. No professional installation required. There’s no long-term commitments or cancellation fees and 24/7 professional monitoring service is available for $10 a month.