‘Amazon is working on smaller, improved Echo-speaker
Webwinkelgigant Amazon would be working on an improved version of the smart Echo speaker. The new model is smaller, but has better speakers.
That reports Engadget on the basis of an anonymous source. The Amazon Echo is a speaker that voice commands can take through the virtual assistant, Alexa.
The new Amazon Echo would be just as large as four Echo Dot-speakers to each other, says the source. The enclosure must be covered with fabric to make the device a higher quality appearance than the current plastic model. Also, the corners of the device rounded.
Amazon would be the new Echo want to offer multiple tweeters, to improve the sound quality. The first model has only one tweeter and a woofer.
According to the source would be Amazon with the new model to better compete with the HomePod, a speaker that Apple recently unveiled. Techgigant Google has with the Google Home also a smart speaker on the market.