Editors Liked

  • Offers everything you love about Alexa, complete with new video and touchscreen controls
  • Very easy to use
  • Music sounds great over the new speaker
  • This is the kitchen TV you've been missing
  • Video conferencing between Shows is easy
  • Lots of potential uses for an assistant with a screen

Editors Didn't Like

  • Uninspired design feels dated
  • Low-resolution screen
  • No privacy shutter
  • Not enough screen-enabled skills yet
  • Most expensive Echo version yet
  • Alexa is great, but nowhere near perfect yet