Amazon surprised us this morning with an avalanche of updates and new releases to its hardware lineup, in a move that clearly shows its intention to grow in the segment.
A new Echo Studio and a new Echo Dot with capabilities to become Wi-Fi repeaters, came along with the new Kindle Scribe which leaves behind its read-only functions and the Halo Rise, a new alarm clock which integrates the technology to detect how do you sleep.
While many of these updates are particularly striking, the reality is that not all of them are designed to land worldwide.
It is not a surprise. In fact, this is part of the brand strategy that adapts to the infrastructure conditions as well as the usage and consumption habits of each market.
However, Mexico has been considered to benefit from some of these novelties which we now list with their main features and advantages as well as their starting price for the country.
The new Amazon coming to Mexico
Generally speaking, we are talking about four new or updated products that should land in the country, where entertainment will be particularly benefited:
Alexa Pro Voice Remote
This is a new premium remote control which introduces “Remote Control Finder” function which will help users to find the lost remote control.
Its operation is simple. “Just say, ‘Alexa, find my remote,’ or use the Control Finder button in the Fire TV app, and the Alexa Pro Voice Remote’s built-in speaker will play a sound to get your attention,” they said. explain from Amazon.
In addition, the new pro-voice remote adds two customizable buttons that allow you to create shortcuts to access content or applications of interest with a single touch, as well as program a button to have a default routine that controls the lights, weather conditions or modes. . of use.
The Alexa Voice Remote Pro also includes motion lighting and automatically turns on when you pick up the remote in low light conditions.
The new remote is compatible with most Fire TVs, Amazon Fire TV smart TVs and smart TVs with Fire TV (check device compatibility from this link) and is available for pre-sale in the Amazon Mexico store from today at the price of one thousand 099 pesos.
The Alexa Pro voice remote is compatible with most media players. diffusion Fire TV, Amazon Fire TV smart TVs, and smart TVs with built-in Fire TV.
The Echo Dot 2022 and Echo Dot with Clock will arrive in Mexico with a redesigned audio architecture that includes custom range control as well as a speaker that offers the longest range ever seen in the Amazon family.
In addition, new sensors are added to facilitate the programming of routines. An accelerometer adds to the capabilities of these devices “with new touchscreen gesture controls, allowing you to simply touch the top of the device to pause and resume music, turn off timers, or end a call,” according to the company. .
The Echo Dot is available in blue, as well as the original black and white for 1,299 pesos. The Echo Dot with clock is available in blue and white for 1,549 pesos. Already in presale and with shipments planned for Mexico next month.
Billed as Amazon’s largest speaker to date, it features new spatial audio processing technology and a wider frequency range, delivering sonic fidelity, fullness, clarity and presence. increased. Defining audio to deliver a surround sound experience is its biggest differentiator.
These enhancements are in addition to Echo Studio’s existing support for Dolby Atmos and Sony 360 Reality Audio, bringing great benefits to the user.
Amazon Echo Studio is available for 4,499 pesos in black and white. Presale begins today and devices will ship next month.
Finally, it is worth mentioning that users of Ech Show 15 in Mexico will have the possibility of accessing Fire TV content from this device, in an update that will not cost anything.