100points

Amazon Echo 2

97points

Amazon Echo Plus 2

Comparison winner
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34 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo 2 vs Amazon Echo Plus 2

Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2

Why is Amazon Echo 2 better than Amazon Echo Plus 2?

  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a magnetic shielding
    ?
  • 20.99% less body volume
    ?

    1146.11cm³vs1450.548cm³
  • 81.58% cheaper
    ?

    31.95 €vs173.44060000572392 €
  • 20Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    50Hzvs70Hz
  • 11mm thinner
    ?

    88mmvs99mm
  • 11mm narrower
    ?

    88mmvs99mm

Why is Amazon Echo Plus 2 better than Amazon Echo 2?

  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 41g lighter
    ?

    780gvs821g

Price comparison

Amazon Echo 2

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
Amazon logo
$99.99

Amazon Echo Plus 2

Buy used:

$79.99

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonPower Cord 21W for Amazon Echo 1st & 2nd...Power Cord 21W for Amazon Echo 1st & 2nd Generation, Amazon Fire TV (2nd Gen), Echo Show (1st Gen), Echo Plus (1st Gen), Echo Look, Echo Link Power Adapter 【6.5FT】
Amazon logo
$16.59
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonAmazon Echo: The ultimate User Guide for...Amazon Echo: The ultimate User Guide for Amazon Alexa, Echo 2, Echo Show, Echo Spot, Echo Plus, Fire TV, Echo Connect & Echo Buttons: Step by Step Guide, Settings, Skills & Easter Eggs - Version 2018
Amazon logo
$6.14
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonF1TP 21W Power Cord Replacement Amazon A...F1TP 21W Power Cord Replacement Amazon Alexa (1st and 2nd Gen) Echo Show 1st Gen Echo Plus 1st Gen Echo Look Echo Link Fire TV 2nd Gen, 15V AC/DC Adapter Charger 6.6Feet
Amazon logo
$16.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonCaramote Portable Battery Base for Amazo...Caramote Portable Battery Base for Amazon Echo (3rd Gen) and Echo Plus(2nd Generation), Battery Base Makes Them Portable,Not for Echo (2nd Generation) and Echo Plus(1st Generation)
Amazon logo
$17.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonZigBee Smart Light Bulb Socket, AICase U...ZigBee Smart Light Bulb Socket, AICase Upgraded [2 Pack] E26/E27 Light Adapter Lamp Holder with Voice/APP Control, Compatible with Alexa, Compatible with Amazon Echo Plus 1/2/3/Studio/Echo Show 10
Amazon logo
$34.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonGLEDOPTO ZigBee TV Backlight Kit DC5V US...GLEDOPTO ZigBee TV Backlight Kit DC5V USB Strip Controller with 2m RGBCCT Waterproof Strip Lights Compatible with Hue Bridge Amazon Echo Plus SmartThings APP/ Voice Control (Require ZigBee Hub)
Amazon logo
$28.88
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonFremo Evo Plus Battery Base for Amazon E...Fremo Evo Plus Battery Base for Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Generation (Black)
Amazon logo
$29.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonAll-new Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen, 2021 relea...All-new Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen, 2021 release) | Smart display with Alexa and 2 MP camera | Charcoal
Amazon logo
$44.99

Features

1.has a mute function
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.has AirPlay
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
3.supports pairing for stereo sound
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
If you have a second speaker of the same type, you can pair them together to create a stereo sound setup.
4.works with Alexa
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
It is compatible with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Alexa-compatible devices.
5.works with Siri/Apple HomeKit
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
It is compatible with Apple's Siri voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Apple HomeKit-compatible devices.
The smart speaker can be set to monitor your home for sounds such as glass breaking or a smoke alarm. If these sounds are detected, it will send a notification to your mobile device. Note: This feature may not be available in all markets.
7.can recognize individual voices
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
It can recognize different people's voices. This allows it to respond with information tailored to that person.
8.has Chromecast built-in
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
Chromecast built-in is a technology that allows users to stream entertainment and apps from their phone, tablet, or laptop, straight to the Chromecast-enabled device.
9.compatible with Google Assistant
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
It is compatible with Google Assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Google Assistant-compatible devices.

Sound quality

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.has a subwoofer
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.has Dolby Atmos
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
Dolby Atmos is a surround sound technology that allows sounds to be interpreted as three-dimensional objects. By doing so, Dolby Atmos allows for immersive, 360-degree sound.
4.has a magnetic shielding
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
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.).
5.has stereo speakers
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
6.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
7.Has a passive radiator
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
A passive radiator is a type of driver (speaker) that doesn't have a voice coil and a magnet. The sound vibrations produced by a passive radiator depend on its mass and the size of its enclosure. It is usually used in combination with a woofer to produce deep bass tones.
8.has a neodymium magnet
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

General info

1.has an AUX input
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
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.has a detachable cable
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
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.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.supports Ethernet
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
Ethernet is a local area network technology.
7.is DLNA-certified
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
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.
2.volume

1146.11cm³

1450.55cm³

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

821g

780g

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.
4.thickness

88mm

99mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.height

148mm

148mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.width

88mm

99mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
7.has a touch screen
Amazon Echo 2
Amazon Echo Plus 2
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

31.95 €

173.44 €

Updated on Thu Nov 25 2021
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.

Price comparison

Amazon Echo 2

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
Amazon logo
$99.99

Amazon Echo Plus 2

Buy used:

$79.99

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonPower Cord 21W for Amazon Echo 1st & 2nd...Power Cord 21W for Amazon Echo 1st & 2nd Generation, Amazon Fire TV (2nd Gen), Echo Show (1st Gen), Echo Plus (1st Gen), Echo Look, Echo Link Power Adapter 【6.5FT】
Amazon logo
$16.59
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonAmazon Echo: The ultimate User Guide for...Amazon Echo: The ultimate User Guide for Amazon Alexa, Echo 2, Echo Show, Echo Spot, Echo Plus, Fire TV, Echo Connect & Echo Buttons: Step by Step Guide, Settings, Skills & Easter Eggs - Version 2018
Amazon logo
$6.14
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonF1TP 21W Power Cord Replacement Amazon A...F1TP 21W Power Cord Replacement Amazon Alexa (1st and 2nd Gen) Echo Show 1st Gen Echo Plus 1st Gen Echo Look Echo Link Fire TV 2nd Gen, 15V AC/DC Adapter Charger 6.6Feet
Amazon logo
$16.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonCaramote Portable Battery Base for Amazo...Caramote Portable Battery Base for Amazon Echo (3rd Gen) and Echo Plus(2nd Generation), Battery Base Makes Them Portable,Not for Echo (2nd Generation) and Echo Plus(1st Generation)
Amazon logo
$17.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonZigBee Smart Light Bulb Socket, AICase U...ZigBee Smart Light Bulb Socket, AICase Upgraded [2 Pack] E26/E27 Light Adapter Lamp Holder with Voice/APP Control, Compatible with Alexa, Compatible with Amazon Echo Plus 1/2/3/Studio/Echo Show 10
Amazon logo
$34.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonGLEDOPTO ZigBee TV Backlight Kit DC5V US...GLEDOPTO ZigBee TV Backlight Kit DC5V USB Strip Controller with 2m RGBCCT Waterproof Strip Lights Compatible with Hue Bridge Amazon Echo Plus SmartThings APP/ Voice Control (Require ZigBee Hub)
Amazon logo
$28.88
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonFremo Evo Plus Battery Base for Amazon E...Fremo Evo Plus Battery Base for Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Generation (Black)
Amazon logo
$29.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonAll-new Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen, 2021 relea...All-new Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen, 2021 release) | Smart display with Alexa and 2 MP camera | Charcoal
Amazon logo
$44.99

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