The Sonos Beam is a compact smart TV soundbar with Amazon Alexa voice control built-in. It is specially tuned by Oscar-winning sound engineers to emphasize the sound of the human voice. It features 5 drivers, support for Apple’s AirPlay 2, night mode, and works over HDMI ARC. The Playbar is a more powerful but less connected soundbar. It features 9 drivers for a more powerful sound and runs over optical audio but does not have Amazon Alexa built-in or support AirPlay. Both setup seamlessly into the Sonos ecosystem for a wireless home theater experience.
Best Buy has the Toshiba 50-inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV with HDR – Fire TV Edition, model no. TF-50LF711U20, bundled with the 3rd Gen Echo Dot for $269.99 (regularly $399.99) with Free Shipping for a limited time.
The Toshiba 4K UHD Smart TV is a new generation of smart TVs featuring the Fire TV experience built-in and including a Voice Remote with Alexa. With true-to-life 4K Ultra HD picture quality and access to all the movies and TV shows you love, Toshiba Fire TV Edition delivers a great TV experience that gets smarter every day. The Voice Remote with Alexa lets you do everything you’d expect from a remote plus, easily launch apps, search for TV shows, play music, switch inputs, control smart home devices and more, using just your voice.
The Ecobee3 lite thermostat features a programmable color touch-screen, built-in Wifi, and works with Amazon Alexa and Apple’s HomeKit. It helps you maintain a comfortable home and has Home IQ to conserve energy. It supports remote sensor (not included), which track temperatures across your home and adjusts temperatures accordingly
The Echo Show 5 features compact 8″ smart display (1280 x 800 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 has the Ring Wi-Fi Enabled Video Doorbell 2 in satin nickel for $129 (199 – 70 instant savings) and bunded with an Echo Show 5 for $139 (regularly $288.99) with Free Shipping for a limited time. Best Buy has the Ring Video Doorbell 2 for $129.99 and the Ring 2 Bundled with Echo Show 5 for $139.99 with Free Shipping for a limited time.
Ring offers a motion-activated camera, two-way audio and brilliant HD video, so you’ll never miss a visitor again. See, hear and speak to anyone at your door in real-time from your smartphone, tablet or desktop. Day or night, rain or shine—you’re always home. It works with Alexa to launch a real-time video with your voice. It includes lifetime theft protection where if your doorbell gets stolen, they will replace it for free.
The Echo Show 5 connects to Alexa to give you vivid visuals on a 5.5” screen with a crisp full sound—all in a compact design that fits in any room, in any home. See on-screen lyrics with Amazon Music. Set alarms and timers. Catch up on news highlights and movie trailers. Check weather and traffic as you head out in your new city. It also can show you who’s at your door when paired with the Ring video doorbell.
The Echo Auto brings Amazon Alexa into your car. Ask Alexa to play music, continue your Audible audiobook, check your calendar, find nearby businesses, or make calls. With 8 microphones, Echo Auto even hears you over road noise. Echo Auto starts up in seconds, works through your car speakers, and pairs with your existing smartphone plan.
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.