Amazon’s variety of Alexa-enabled devices is extensive. From the Echo and Echo Show 10 to the Echo Dot with Clock and Echo Dot Kids, there are plenty of ways to invite Alexa into your household. These devices can help answer your questions, order your essentials, set timers, play all kinds of audio content, and can also act as a control center for the other smart home devices you own. Below are some of our favorite Alexa and Echo-compatible speakers that are suitable for every household and budget.
It’s ideal to purchase any Amazon speaker during major sales events like Amazon Prime Day or Black Friday, as there are typically large discounts on these devices. If you’re still uncertain about which smart home devices to go with, you can check out WIRED’s selections in our collections, such as Best Smart Speakers, Best Smart Displays, and Best Bluetooth Speakers. We also have guides that will assist you in getting started with Alexa, such as how to set up your Echo speaker, create Alexa routines, and discover fun and helpful Alexa skills.
Updated April 2023: We’ve added the latest Sonos speakers and the latest versions of the Echo Dot with Clock and Echo Dot Kids.
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