Amazon Echo Show 15 is now available for pre-order! Here’s what’s special about it and how it works

From today it is possible to pre-order the new Echo Show 15 with Alexa integration, equipped with a 15.6″ screen, to be fixed to the wall or placed on a shelf, priced at 249.99 on Amazon. The company had presented it for the first time a few months ago but between the final development of the device and the scarcity of raw materials, the device can only be pre-ordered today.

Amazon Echo Show 15 designed to become the digital heart of the home. The reason soon said since he has one15.6″ screen, with a Full HD 1080p resolution and above all the possibility of being wall-mounted or placed on a shelf – in landscape or portrait orientation. Amazon imagined it to help customers with their daily organization, keeping them always connected and with plenty of entertainment available. Meanwhile, the characteristics of Echo Show 15 are those of having anext-generation Amazon AZ2 Neural Edge processorbut also a redesigned home screen with more customization options, new features based on visual identification and many new Alexa experiences.

Amazon Echo Show 15: how it works and how it’s made

One of the major novelties of this new Echo Show 15 is undoubtedly thenew visual identification feature: in this case, Alexa will be able to recognize users and customize the information on the Echo Show 15 screen according to their interests. After enabling visual identification,walking in front of Echo Show 15, Alexa will be able to recognize the user and the screen will update automaticallyto view a personalized greeting, reminders, calendar events, recently played music, or notes left by other household members.Visual identification is an optional feature and requires customer activation. Everything will be done in perfect security and each image used to create the visual identification profile will be encrypted and stored on the device. The visual identification profile can be canceled at any time.

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Obviously Echo Show 15 also caters to entertainment preferences at its best of all users: thanks to the streaming of content in Full HD 1080p, the possibility of accessing the main streaming services such as Prime Video, Netflix, and services like podcasts and audiobooksyou can always have your dose of continuous daily entertainment at your fingertips.

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On the technical side, there is the new latest generation processorAmazon AZ2 Neural Edgewhich, combined with the machine learning (ML) inference engine with a scalable quad-core architecture, guarantees performance never seen on an Echo product to date. Amazon’s custom-designed AZ2 architecture to enable computer vision (CV) algorithms, which once required the power of the cloud to be processed entirely on-device. It means thatEcho Show 15 will be able to recognize a person who has previously activated visual identification by processing the image directly on the device.

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Amazon Echo Show 15: price and availability

Echo Show 15 therefore in pre-order at 249.99 euros. For more information, you can visit the Echo Show 15 OFFICIAL PAGE. Support bases and wall mounting accessories will be sold separately.Echo Show 15 clearly bears the badgeRespectful of the climate commitmenton, to help customers discover and buy more sustainable products.