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The Amazon Echo Dot smart speaker can not only play music and answer requests and queries via its Alexa personal assistant, you can hook it up to other devices for a seamless digital experience.
Amazon Prime Day has almost arrived in the UK - promising thousands of deals on technology, homeware, beauty products and more.
Part of the shopping extravaganza is discounts on Amazon own-brand devices, including Kindles, Ring doorbells, Fire sticks and, of course, its range of smart speakers.
In fact, the online marketplace has already slashed prices on many of its smart speakers and devices ahead of the event, which takes place between June 21-June 22.
Description: Available in charcoal, heather grey, plum or sandstone, this compact smart speaker is the most popular on Amazon. You can stream music via Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify and more, and its fabric covering allows for a rich, better sound.
Original price: £39.99
Discount: 50% off
Prime Day price: £19.99
Description: Connect your entire home with this aesthetically-pleasing smart speaker and control your lights, TV, music and more at the touch of a button.
Original price: £49.99
Discount: 50% off
Prime Day price: £24.99
Description: In addition to all the features mentioned above, this smart speaker comes with an LED clock display - perfect for your bedside table.
Original price: £59.99
Discount: 42% off
Prime Day price: £34.99
Description: This smart speaker comes in charcoal, glacier white, twilight blue or red. It features voice control, has great sound for your music and won't take up precious surface space.
Original price: £89.99
Discount: 39% off
Prime Day price: £54.99
Some of the most notable differences include the price, size and weight. The Echo Dot is a lot smaller, but still packs a lot of punch. Owing to its reduced size, though, it comes with a more modest price tag and is more compact, allowing it to discretely fit in any room.