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Amazon Echo Dot 3rd-gen (2018)

Amazon Echo Dot 3rd-gen (2018)

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87 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
87

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Amazon's new Echo Dot does everything the original did and sounds significantly better than before. If you prefer Alexa to the Google Assistant, the Echo Dot is a great way to add a smart speaker to your home.

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Pros
  • Does everything the old Echo Dot did
  • The speaker is a massive upgrade over the old Dot
  • More attractive physical design
  • You can finally pair two speakers together in stereo
Cons
  • Alexa app is still kind of a mess

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Type
Wireless speakers
Connections
3 5mm, Wifi
Type
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Wireless speakers
3 5mm, Wifi

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87 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
87

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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