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Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen

"The third-generation Amazon Echo Dot looks prettier and sounds a whole lot better than earlier iterations of Amazon’s entry-level smart speaker."
As posted by techhive.com

Pros

  • Pretty industrial design
  • Nice design
  • Surprisingly loud and rich sound
  • Improved aesthetics
  • Hugely improved sound quality
  • Affordable

Cons

  • It’s still not a speaker I’d recommend for critical music listening
  • Bass response is lacking without external subwoofer

Overall Rating

92.7%
The overall rating was calculated based on 9031383 customer and expert reviews from 15 review sites and 12 stores.
We analyzed the sentiments related to these top topics for Bluetooth Speakers:
  • 95.8%
    Sound Quality
  • 93.5%
    Durability / Build Quality
  • 94.9%
    Design
  • 92.7%
    Portability
  • 93.6%
    Battery Life
  • 93.1%
    Features
  • 93.1%
    Outdoor use
  • 92.0%
    Connectivity
  • 92.7%
    Controls

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Price Comparison

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    8,318 reviews
    $44.98
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    AMAZON.IN
    406 reviews
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  • Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal Fabric

    AMAZON.DE
    €45.99
  • Echo Dot (3rd gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal

    AMAZON.CA
    48 reviews
    $54.99
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    AMAZON.CA
    48 reviews
    $54.99
  • Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - With Clock - Sandstone

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    84 reviews
    $59.99
  • Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen

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    1,615 reviews
    $84.06
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Expert Reviews

The third-generation Amazon Echo Dot looks prettier and sounds a whole lot better than earlier iterations of Amazon’s entry-level smart speaker.

Read more on techhive.com

Pros

  • A very inexpensive voice-powered smart home controller
  • Best sounding audio in its class
  • Pretty industrial design

Cons

  • It’s still not a speaker I’d recommend for critical music listening
  • $10 more expensive than the 2nd-gen model if you don’t care about its musicality
  • Google Home Mini offers tighter integration with Android smartphones

Amazon's latest talky-puck proves a little polish can make a big difference.

Read more on cnet.com

With a nicer design and vastly improved audio, the third-generation Echo Dot is Amazon's best, cheapest speaker yet.

Read more on tomsguide.com

Pros

  • Inexpensive
  • Nice design
  • Vastly improved audio

Cons

  • Can't change its look

Pros

  • Surprisingly loud and rich sound
  • Improved aesthetics
  • Maintains the low price

Cons

  • Only available in shades of gray
  • New power adapter takes up more space on a wall outlet
  • Bass response is lacking without external subwoofer

Increasingly smart, better sounding audio and a stronger design than before: the Amazon Echo Dot is the easy access point for Alexa's skills and voice control, whether as a first Echo device, or an expansion in a growing system.Read full verdict

Read more on pocket-lint.com

Pros

  • Alexa voice-control and all the smarts that brings
  • Hugely improved sound quality
  • Affordable

Cons

  • Potentially undercut by Echo Input (if you're just looking for an Alexa controller
  • Not speaker)

The Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) with Clock shares many outstanding features with past iterations, but now it gains the convenience of displaying the actual time.

Read more on digitaltrends.com

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