Echo Show 8 (2nd Gen, 2021 Release) | HD smart display with Alexa and 13 MP camera | Charcoal
Stay in the frame while you stay in the loop
Echo show 8 2nd Gen get’s everyone in the frame easily when catching up on a video call using a new 13 MP camera that automatically pans, zooms, and frames. Connect quickly by asking Alexa to call family and friends who have the Alexa app, a compatible Alexa-enabled device, or apps like Zoom.
Enjoy a smarter smart home
Paired with compatible light bulbs, thermostats, and more, Echo Show 8 lets you control your smart home using your voice or the interactive display. You can also schedule Routines or even start them with your motion. When you walk into a room, the lamp can turn on or music can start to play—just like that.
Look in when you’re out
Securely access the built-in camera to look around and get peace of mind whenever you want. You can also set up Guard for free in the Alexa app to get mobile alerts if your Echo device detects the sound of a smoke alarm or glass breaking while you’re away. And subscribe to Guard Plus for hands-free calling to emergency response agents through your Echo and more. Learn more about Alexa Guard.
All your photos. All right here.
Use Amazon Photos or photos from Facebook to turn your home screen into a digital frame. See your photos rotate with other home screen content or as a slideshow. Your favorite pics will look great in any light, thanks to adaptive color. Prime members also get unlimited cloud photo storage.
Alexa for Kids and Family
Alexa can help kids learn and grow—while having fun along the way. And with free parental controls from Amazon Kids, Alexa will automatically give kid-friendly responses, filter explicit songs and block shopping. Children’s privacy is important to us. Discover how kids can use Alexa, watch helpful how-to videos, get answers to FAQs, and more.
Designed to protect your privacy
Alexa and Echo Show devices are built with multiple layers of privacy protection. From the mic/camera off button and built-in camera shutter to the ability to delete your voice recordings, you have transparency and control over your Alexa experience. Learn more about Alexa privacy.
Alexa can show you more
With an 8″ HD screen and stereo sound, Alexa can help manage your day at a glance.
Connect with video calling and messaging
Connect with your favorite people. Make hands-free video calls to the Alexa app or another Echo device with a screen. Instantly connect to other supported devices in your home, or make a voice announcement to every room with a supported Echo device.
Ask Alexa to show you movie trailers, TV shows, movies, or news. Or listen to radio stations, podcasts, and audiobooks.
Control your smart home
Voice control compatible devices, or manage them on the easy-to-use display. Ask Alexa to show you security cameras, control lights, and adjust thermostats.
Make it yours
Show off your Amazon photo albums. Customize your home screen. Create morning routines to start your day.
Made to fit your life
Cook along to step-by-step recipes. Easily update to-do lists and calendars. Glance at weather and traffic on your way out.
Designed to protect your privacy
Electronically disconnect the microphones and camera with one press of a button. Slide the built-in shutter to cover the camera.
|Size||7.9”x 5.4”x 3.9” (200mm x 135mm x 99mm)|
|Weight||36.6 oz (1037 grams) Actual size and weight may vary by manufacturing process.|
|Display||8.0” touch screen|
|Camera||13 MP camera with built-in shutter (Photo quality/size may vary)|
|WiFi connectivity||Dual-band Wi-Fi supports 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi networks. Does not support connecting to ad-hoc (or peer-to-peer) Wi-Fi networks.|
|Bluetooth connectivity||Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) support for audio streaming from your mobile device to Echo Show 8 or from Echo Show 8 to your Bluetooth speaker. Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) for voice control of connected mobile devices. Hands-free voice control is not supported for Mac OS X devices. Bluetooth speakers requiring PIN codes are not supported.|
|Audio||2.0” (52 mm) neodymium speakers with passive bass radiator.|
|System requirements||Echo Show 8 comes ready to connect to your WiFi. The Alexa app is compatible with Fire OS, Android, and iOS devices and also accessible via your web browser. Supported operating systems. Certain skills and services may require subscription or other fees.|
|Setup technology||Amazon WiFi simple setup enables customers to connect smart devices to their WiFi network in a few easy steps. WiFi simple setup is another way Alexa is always getting smarter. Learn more about frustration-free setup.|
|Processor||MediaTek MT 8183|
|Included in the Box||Echo Show 8, Glacier White power adapter (30W)/cable (4.9 ft.) and quick start guide.|
|Generation||Echo Show 8 (2nd Gen) – 2021 release|
|Privacy Features||Wake word technology, streaming indicators, microphone/camera off button, built-in camera shutter, the ability to view and delete your voice recordings, and more. Visit the Alexa Privacy Hub to explore how Alexa and Echo devices are designed to protect your privacy.|
|Language||Alexa speaks English and Spanish|
|Alexa Skills & Features||Alexa makes your life easier, more meaningful, and more fun by letting you voice control your world. Alexa can help you get more out of the things you already love and discover new possibilities you’ve never imagined. Discover and learn what Alexa can do.|