The Amazon Echo Show 15 It went on sale in Brazil on Wednesday (11). The 15.6-inch screen with Alexa functions as a kind of interactive whiteboard and costs R$1,899.
With a Full HD (1080p) display, the Echo Show 15 can be wall-mounted or placed on a table or counter.It works both vertically and horizontally. The stand will be sold separately and soon available in two versions, one tiltable ($149) and one tilt and swivel ($199).
The device can act as a kind of TV for kitchens for example, providing access to streaming applications such as Prime Video and Netflix. Having a 5 MP camera allows you to make video calls or Drop In with other compatible and allowed devices.
In addition, the presence of facial recognition (visual ID) provides further customization in accessing the Echo Show 15, including personal greetings according to each registered face, personal reminders and calendar events. Thanks to Amazon’s AZ2 Neural Edge processor, the device itself is recognized, without the need for cloud processing.
Amazon’s smart screen can also act as a kind of smart notepad, where you can jot down messages for other residents of the house, for example. In addition, features already known from Alexa Assistant work normally, allowing control of many other connected devices in the place.
“Friendly zombie fanatic. Analyst. Coffee buff. Professional music specialist. Communicator.”