Amazon announced the availability of Echo Input for customers in India.
Echo Input enables customers to add Alexa to existing speaker through a 3.5mm audio cable included in the box or via Bluetooth.
It features a four-microphone array enabling customers to talk to Alexa from across the room. Echo Input is available from for Rs 2,999 at amazon.in/echoinput, and begins shipping immediately.
Echo Input is 12.5mm thick. Customers can use the Alexa app available for free for Android and iOS devices to connect Echo Input to speakers.
All audio is played through the connected speaker rather than through Echo Input itself. When connected to Echo Input, customers can add speaker to a new or existing multi-room music group. Customers can also adjust the volume of Echo Input with their voice. Customers can now listen to music from Hungama and Gaana which are available on Alexa starting today — in addition to Amazon Prime Music, Saavn and TuneIn.
Echo Input comes with launch offers of Rs 2,999 from speaker brands such as Bose, JBL and UE Boom — when you purchase Echo Input with select speakers from these brands.