Amazon offers to communicate with the glasses and the ring. Device Frames Echo and Echo Loop
Today Amazon introduced a huge number of new devices with integrated assistant Alexa. About the headphones we’ve already told Echo Buds, now came probably the most unusual novelties.
Talking about glasses Frames Echo and Echo Loop ring. It is necessary to stipulate that this is partly a conceptual device. Amazon will release them on the market, but in limited quantities. And only if demand is above a certain level, the company will increase the supply.
So, we know about new for a little while. Eyewear Echo Frames look like the most ordinary glasses, except for a slightly thickened handles. Actually, it’s really just more points, as there are no cameras, no screens. Glasses allow you to communicate with the integrated voice assistant, Alexa, who responds using a certain technology open-ear. Apparently, this is just to dynamic. And glasses need pairing with a smartphone, as they have no module Wi-Fi or cellular modem. As a result the points can be used as a voice assistant, they can listen to music or make calls.
Autonomy Amazon says is one day. It provided 40 interactions with Alexa, 45 minutes of music, 20 minutes of calls and 90 notifications. Cost new — $ 180, but it’s by invitation. Regular price is $ 250.
Ring the Echo Loop is a much more unusual product. It’s just a ring or a ring with an integrated assistant Alexa, a speaker and a microphone. Yes, Amazon offers to talk with the ring. Activation assistant, there is a button.
As in the case of points, is a device that requires pairing with a smartphone. You can also note titanium case and autonomy in one day. Price — $ 130 for the invitation and $ 180 — without.