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Echo Show hands-on review

Research Center: Echo Show
We had a feeling that Amazon would be releasing a new Echo Show soon. With competition from Google-powered boxes like Lenovo’s gorgeous Smart Display and JBL’s Linkview, which both feature better sound and display quality, …

Second-gen vs. third-gen Echo Dot: What’s the difference?

So you’ve landed on this post because you’re either debating on whether to upgrade to a third-generation Echo Dot or you are trying to decide whether to buy a second-generation or third-generation. We can help.

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Launched in 2016, the…

AmazonBasics Microwave hands-on review

Research Center: AmazonBasics microwave
When we first heard rumors that Amazon might be introducing a microwave, we thought, huh, a microwave? You mean, like the kind in a kitchen that warms a Hot Pocket during hangovers? That’s weird.
Our initial su…

Amazon Echo Sub review

Research Center: Echo Sub
While it’s fair to say that Amazon Echo devices have dominated the smart home, they’ve always been lacking in the sound quality department — until this week.
On Thursday, Amazon announced a gaggle of new Echo devices to bump…