What Does The Amazon Echo 3rd gen Do?

Alexa for complete smart home control

Take home automation to the next level with Alexa getting all your connected devices working in harmony. Create routines so a single command will turn the lights on, adjust the thermostat, and close the blinds allowing you to ease into your evening.

A digital butler to help streamline your day

The next best thing to a physical assistant, Alexa can help organize your day. From flashing up traffic and weather reports in the morning to getting some restaurant opening hours or movie screening times in the evening, Echo makes your life easier in every way that counts.

Hands-free entertainment

Ask Alexa to search your favorite music streaming services by artist, title, or genre. Beyond music, navigate podcasts and radio stations from all over the world hands-free. Make hands-free calls or message to friends and family who have an Echo Show or the Alexa App, and make voice calls to anyone who has an Echo or Echo Dot.

More about Third-Generation Echo


Comparing to the Echo Plus, the design is a bit shorter and stubbier in length and girth. The Echo is a 5.8-by-3.9-inch (HW) cylinder with new colors. The top of the speaker has four buttons allowing you to mute, monitor the volume and setup.

Looking at the back of the Alexa devices you have a slot for the power and a place to connect an aux cord.

The Sound

8-inch Tweeter sounding very similar to the Echo Plus. Now the bass isn't so loud it will rattle the windows but it's enough to play your favorite jams. However try favorite songs like Luke Combs, "Better Together." If you're looking for that bass say Alexa, play Yeah! by Usher.

The Smart Home Take

The Amazon Echo 3rd Gen is takes your home to a new level. Control your favorite smart light switches, thermostats, door locks, and more though the echo. We suggest this voice assistant due to connectivity, the ability to control your home through voice commands. Play games with your family, set reminders, timers, alarms, control your home through the power of Alexa.