In a race to turn electronic devices into smart, Alexa seems to be gaining the race in the Indian market. After seeing the brands like Bose, Motorola, and iBall, the Amazon artificial assistant is now announced to be powering four new electronics devices in India. Which now makes the Alexa enabled devices to count in India to be 17, which is quite a number considering the first Alexa-enabled device arrived last year. Let’s talk about the products that are launched today with Alexa Assistant in India.
Participating list of companies that have opted for the Alexa Voice Service (AVS) includes iBall, Sirena Technologies, boat, and MyBox. These four products claim to bring the power of artificial intelligence to your living room as well as to your portable lifestyle. Below we have briefly explained about each Alexa enabled product. Read ahead to know about them.
iBall Breathe-M Bluetooth headset
From the house of iBall, is a pioneer in the electronics accessories market in India. It has come up with a Bluetooth headset to lift your music experience on-the-go with Alexa assistance. Giving its customers a completely hands-free experience with Alexa. These Bluetooth headphones are priced at Rs 2,225 and a multi-functional experience. The can be folded easily and are claimed to be lightweight for the better travel experience. The lightweight earcups and soft leatherette cushions offer a flexible wearing. A total comfortable fit.
Vood Alexa-enabled smart speaker
Claimed to be world’s smallest portable smart speaker, Sirena Technologies has launched this Wi-Fi and Bluetooth enabled smart speaker. Offering a fully fine-tuned two microphones for a superior voice identification, it comes enabled with Alexa, which can change the way you use speakers forever. With its wood finish design, it can accompany your lifestyle anywhere, a house, car, or even to your backpacking weekend adventures. They’re priced at Rs 2,699 and would be available for purchase starting mid-November. Play music from popular apps like Amazon Prime, Saavn, and do many more fun activities.
boAt shock proof smart speaker
A pioneering name in the audio gear in India, boAt has come up with a new smart speaker, which is as rugged as it gets. Priced at Rs 7,999, it offers a shockproof and waterproof design with a claim of 36-degree surround sound experience. A good quality sound output, impressive rugged design, and an assistant built right into it. What more could you ask from a speaker, right! It claims to offer eight hours of battery life to enjoy music anytime, anywhere you want. Interestingly, it will be launched at an introductory price of Rs 4,000 on Amazon India. The availability date is unknown for now.
MyBox Smart STB (Set-top box) Kit
For those who have been waiting for a smart enabled STB, MyBox has got them covered now. If you’re looking to invest in a smart TV, but still want a better user experience while watching Television. All you should be doing is buying this Alexa Kit to upgrade your existing STB. With this device sitting next to the TV in your living, you could check the weather, get the latest news, ask for cooking recipes, listen to a favourite track on Amazon prime music, book an Ola cab, check flight status, and order food from your best joint using Zomato. All this can be done without lifting your smartphone. Just give a command from the comfort of your couch. It will be available for purchase on Amazon India at Rs 1,999.
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