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Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon Echo Dot
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Amazon Echo Dot review: 42 facts and highlights

1. control panel placed on a device

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.
Amazon Echo Dot
89% have it

2. is an active speaker

An amplifier is integrated into the device. An audio amplifier takes a small signal and makes it bigger without making any other changes in it which results in better sound, so any sound source can be connected to speakers.
Amazon Echo Dot
63% have it

3. height

84mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm

4. volume

225.79cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³

5. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Amazon Echo Dot
51% have it

6. Bluetooth version

4
Apple HomePod: 5

7. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Amazon Echo Dot
76% have it

8. has a passive radiator

A passive radiator looks like a normal driver (speaker) from the front, but on the backside all of its 'guts' are removed. Passive radiators allow woofers to produce deep tones that otherwise may not have been possible. They can have the same sonic output as larger speaker cabinets, but in a much smaller size.
Amazon Echo Dot
25% have it

9. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
1
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8

10. width

84mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm

11. weight

163g
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g

12. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Amazon Echo Dot
19% have it

13. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Amazon Echo Dot
44% have it

14. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Amazon Echo Dot
35% have it

15. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
Amazon Echo Dot
26% have it

16. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Amazon Echo Dot
10% have it

17. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Amazon Echo Dot
43% have it

18. has a subwoofer

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
Amazon Echo Dot
23% have it

19. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

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.
Amazon Echo Dot
12% have it

20. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Amazon Echo Dot
21% have it

21. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
0.25
Audio Pro Addon C10: 24

22. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Amazon Echo Dot
5% have it

23. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Amazon Echo Dot
5% have it

24. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
Amazon Echo Dot
15% have it

25. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Amazon Echo Dot
16% have it

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