73points

Amazon Echo Dot

97points

Amazon Echo Plus 2

Amazon Echo Dot
Comparison winner
Amazon Echo Plus 2
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34 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo Dot vs Amazon Echo Plus 2

Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon Echo Plus 2

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

  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 84.43% less body volume
    ?

    225.79cm³vs1450.548cm³
  • 65.41% cheaper
    ?

    59.99 €vs173.44060000572392 €
  • 617g lighter
    ?

    163gvs780g
  • 15mm narrower
    ?

    84mmvs99mm
  • 67mm thinner
    ?

    32mmvs99mm
  • 64mm shorter
    ?

    84mmvs148mm

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

  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
    ?
  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 0.75 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    1vs0.25
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4

Price comparison

Amazon Echo Dot

Buy used:

$19.99

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen, 2018 release) - Smart...Echo Dot (3rd Gen, 2018 release) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
Amazon logo
$19.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (4th Gen) | Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (4th Gen) | Smart speaker with Alexa | Twilight Blue
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$29.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (4th Gen) Kids | Designed for k...Echo Dot (4th Gen) Kids | Designed for kids, with parental controls | Tiger
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$34.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (4th Gen) | Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (4th Gen) | Smart speaker with clock and Alexa | Twilight Blue
Amazon logo
$34.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (4th Gen) Limited Edition | Dia...Echo Dot (4th Gen) Limited Edition | Diane von Furstenberg | Midnight Kiss | A Day 1 Editions concept
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$59.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonAmazon Echo Dot - The Complete User Guid...Amazon Echo Dot - The Complete User Guide: Learn to Use Your Echo Dot Like A Pro (Echo Dot Setup, Tips and Tricks Book 1)
Amazon logo
$2.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) Charcoal with Mandalo...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Charcoal with Mandalorian The Child stand
Amazon logo
$41.94
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonAll-new Echo Dot (4th generation) Intern...All-new Echo Dot (4th generation) International Version | Smart speaker with Alexa | Charcoal
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$49.99

Amazon Echo Plus 2

Buy used:

$19.99

ProductStorePrice
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
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
Amazon logo
$99.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonAmazon Echo Power Adapter 30W Black: Ech...Amazon Echo Power Adapter 30W Black: Echo (3rd Gen), Echo Plus (2nd Gen), Echo Show (2nd gen), Echo Show 8
Amazon logo
$19.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonAmazon Echo Plus Beginners Guide: How to...Amazon Echo Plus Beginners Guide: How to Control your Smart Home using Amazon Echo Plus, Echo Dot, Echo Tap, Echo spot, Echo Show, Echo Look and Alexa (Echo Plus Manual)
Amazon logo
$8.75
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 AmazonPower Adapter for Amazon Echo 1st and 2n...Power Adapter for Amazon Echo 1st and 2nd Gen, Amazon Fire TV 2nd Generation, 6ft, AC DC Adapter Replacement Switching Charger, Power Supply for Amazon Echo Cord Wireless Speaker
Amazon logo
$16.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonFacebook Portal - Smart Video Calling 10...Facebook Portal - Smart Video Calling 10” Touch Screen Display with Alexa - Black
Amazon logo
$79.00

Features

1.has a mute function
Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon Echo Plus 2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.has AirPlay
Amazon Echo Dot
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 Dot
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 Dot
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 Dot
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 Dot
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 Dot
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 Dot
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 Dot
Amazon Echo Plus 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.has Dolby Atmos
Amazon Echo Dot
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 passive radiator
Amazon Echo Dot
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.
5.has a magnetic shielding
Amazon Echo Dot
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.).
6.has stereo speakers
Amazon Echo Dot
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.
7.has a neodymium magnet
Amazon Echo Dot
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.
A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

General info

1.has an AUX input
Amazon Echo Dot
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.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Amazon Echo Dot
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.
3.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Amazon Echo Dot
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.
4.has a detachable cable
Amazon Echo Dot
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.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon Echo Plus 2
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
7.supports Ethernet
Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon Echo Plus 2
Ethernet is a local area network technology.
8.is DLNA-certified
Amazon Echo Dot
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.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Amazon Echo Dot
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

225.79cm³

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

163g

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.width

84mm

99mm

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

32mm

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.
7.height

84mm

148mm

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

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

59.99 €

173.44 €

Updated on Sun Nov 14 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 Dot

Buy used:

$19.99

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen, 2018 release) - Smart...Echo Dot (3rd Gen, 2018 release) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
Amazon logo
$19.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (4th Gen) | Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (4th Gen) | Smart speaker with Alexa | Twilight Blue
Amazon logo
$29.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (4th Gen) Kids | Designed for k...Echo Dot (4th Gen) Kids | Designed for kids, with parental controls | Tiger
Amazon logo
$34.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (4th Gen) | Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (4th Gen) | Smart speaker with clock and Alexa | Twilight Blue
Amazon logo
$34.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (4th Gen) Limited Edition | Dia...Echo Dot (4th Gen) Limited Edition | Diane von Furstenberg | Midnight Kiss | A Day 1 Editions concept
Amazon logo
$59.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonAmazon Echo Dot - The Complete User Guid...Amazon Echo Dot - The Complete User Guide: Learn to Use Your Echo Dot Like A Pro (Echo Dot Setup, Tips and Tricks Book 1)
Amazon logo
$2.99
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) Charcoal with Mandalo...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Charcoal with Mandalorian The Child stand
Amazon logo
$41.94
Amazon Echo Dot AmazonAll-new Echo Dot (4th generation) Intern...All-new Echo Dot (4th generation) International Version | Smart speaker with Alexa | Charcoal
Amazon logo
$49.99

Amazon Echo Plus 2

Buy used:

$19.99

ProductStorePrice
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
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
Amazon logo
$99.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonAmazon Echo Power Adapter 30W Black: Ech...Amazon Echo Power Adapter 30W Black: Echo (3rd Gen), Echo Plus (2nd Gen), Echo Show (2nd gen), Echo Show 8
Amazon logo
$19.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonAmazon Echo Plus Beginners Guide: How to...Amazon Echo Plus Beginners Guide: How to Control your Smart Home using Amazon Echo Plus, Echo Dot, Echo Tap, Echo spot, Echo Show, Echo Look and Alexa (Echo Plus Manual)
Amazon logo
$8.75
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 AmazonPower Adapter for Amazon Echo 1st and 2n...Power Adapter for Amazon Echo 1st and 2nd Gen, Amazon Fire TV 2nd Generation, 6ft, AC DC Adapter Replacement Switching Charger, Power Supply for Amazon Echo Cord Wireless Speaker
Amazon logo
$16.99
Amazon Echo Plus 2 AmazonFacebook Portal - Smart Video Calling 10...Facebook Portal - Smart Video Calling 10” Touch Screen Display with Alexa - Black
Amazon logo
$79.00

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