63points

Amazon Echo 2

47points

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

Amazon Echo 2
Comparison winner
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
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38 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo 2 vs Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

Why is Amazon Echo 2 better than Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)?

  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • 3 more microphone(s)
    ?

    7vs4
  • Has a radio
    ?
  • Has a magnetic shielding
    ?
  • 11mm narrower
    ?

    88mmvs99mm

Why is Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) better than Amazon Echo 2?

  • 63.23% less body volume
    ?

    421.44cm³vs1146.112cm³
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • 521g lighter
    ?

    300gvs821g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 49mm shorter
    ?

    99mmvs148mm
  • 45mm thinner
    ?

    43mmvs88mm

Price comparison

Amazon Echo 2

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show 5 -- Smart display with Alexa ...Echo Show 5 -- Smart display with Alexa – stay connected with video calling - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$44.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
Amazon logo
$99.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) Charcoal Bundle with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Charcoal Bundle with Sengled Wi-Fi Smart Bulb
Amazon logo
$29.48
Amazon Echo 2 Amazon"Made for Amazon" Ninety7 SKY TOTE Porta..."Made for Amazon" Ninety7 SKY TOTE Portable Battery Base for Amazon Echo (2nd Generation) Black/Carbon
Amazon logo
$59.95
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Generation) - Charcoal wit...Echo Dot (3rd Generation) - Charcoal with 2 Smart Bulb Kit by Sengled
Amazon logo
$52.61
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show 8 (Charcoal) with Echo Flex
Amazon logo
$74.98
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonRing Video Doorbell Pro, with HD Video, ...Ring Video Doorbell Pro, with HD Video, Motion Activated Alerts, Easy Installation (existing doorbell wiring required)
Amazon logo
$169.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonKasa Smart HS200 Light Switch by TP-Link...Kasa Smart HS200 Light Switch by TP-Link, Single Pole, Needs Neutral Wire, 2.4Ghz Wi-Fi Light Switch Works with Alexa and Google Assistant, UL Certified, 1-Pack, White
Amazon logo
$13.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show 8 -- HD smart display with Ale...Echo Show 8 -- HD smart display with Alexa – stay connected with video calling - Charcoal
Amazon logo
$64.99
Amazon Echo 2 walmartSkin Decal Vinyl Wrap for Amazon Echo Do...Skin Decal Vinyl Wrap for Amazon Echo Dot 2 (2nd generation) / Butterflies Colorful Floral
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$9.49

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
Amazon logo
$18.99
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) pricegrabberAmazon Echo Dot Gen 3 v2, Charcoal
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$28.99
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) walmartSkin For Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Tropi...Skin For Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Tropical Collection
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$7.99

Design

1.volume

1146.11cm³

421.44cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.drivers count

1

1

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.weight

821g

300g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.has a detachable cable
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a subwoofer
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.has a noise-canceling microphone
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.number of microphones

7

4

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
6.has a magnetic shielding
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
5.Has a radio
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
6.has a sleep timer
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

Amazon Echo 2

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show 5 -- Smart display with Alexa ...Echo Show 5 -- Smart display with Alexa – stay connected with video calling - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$44.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
Amazon logo
$99.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) Charcoal Bundle with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Charcoal Bundle with Sengled Wi-Fi Smart Bulb
Amazon logo
$29.48
Amazon Echo 2 Amazon"Made for Amazon" Ninety7 SKY TOTE Porta..."Made for Amazon" Ninety7 SKY TOTE Portable Battery Base for Amazon Echo (2nd Generation) Black/Carbon
Amazon logo
$59.95
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Generation) - Charcoal wit...Echo Dot (3rd Generation) - Charcoal with 2 Smart Bulb Kit by Sengled
Amazon logo
$52.61
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show 8 (Charcoal) with Echo Flex
Amazon logo
$74.98
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonRing Video Doorbell Pro, with HD Video, ...Ring Video Doorbell Pro, with HD Video, Motion Activated Alerts, Easy Installation (existing doorbell wiring required)
Amazon logo
$169.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonKasa Smart HS200 Light Switch by TP-Link...Kasa Smart HS200 Light Switch by TP-Link, Single Pole, Needs Neutral Wire, 2.4Ghz Wi-Fi Light Switch Works with Alexa and Google Assistant, UL Certified, 1-Pack, White
Amazon logo
$13.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show 8 -- HD smart display with Ale...Echo Show 8 -- HD smart display with Alexa – stay connected with video calling - Charcoal
Amazon logo
$64.99
Amazon Echo 2 walmartSkin Decal Vinyl Wrap for Amazon Echo Do...Skin Decal Vinyl Wrap for Amazon Echo Dot 2 (2nd generation) / Butterflies Colorful Floral
walmart logo
$9.49

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
Amazon logo
$18.99
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) pricegrabberAmazon Echo Dot Gen 3 v2, Charcoal
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$28.99
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) walmartSkin For Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Tropi...Skin For Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Tropical Collection
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$7.99

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