Amazon now has Echo Auto, an Alexa assistant for your vehicle

The new driver offers "more powerful sound with lower distortion and enhanced bass reproduction", Amazon said. The small disc-shaped speaker has "a brand new mic array that gives it better performance". Home Hub will also come with other features like - Live Albums, among others. For example, by saying, "Alexa, bedtime", a programmed device could turn off the lights, play a lullaby and set the temperature to 65 degrees.

Images of Google Home Hub smart speaker have leaked just ahead of the company's hardware event that is scheduled for October 9 - where we would see the launch Pixel 3 and 3XL.

As you can with the other Smart Displays, you'll be able to use the Google Home Hub to view Google Photos and stream smart camera footage from your front door.

"There are dual, side-firing 2-inch Neodymium drivers; a passive bass radiator; and Dolby processing to deliver expansive stereo sound with deep, powerful lows and crisp highs, ideal for listening to your favorite music", Amazon said.

Like the Echo Plus, the Echo Show also includes a built-in Zigbee hub for easily connecting to smart home devices that use the Zigbee protocol.

The Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation release date has been announced, and, really, we should have taken the hint that it was due out when Amazon briefly halved the price of its old Echo Show for Prime Day.

Already have a speaker you love? The YouTube support could be a real knock-out blow to Amazon, assuming there is a market that wants its digital assistants to be seen AND heard. The company today unveiled Echo Input, its first Echo device without a speaker.

You can, of course, also ask Alexa to do other tasks, such as fetch music, call or or message people, read the news, check weather forecasts, set alarms and timers, and more.

Available later this year for $34.99.

Amazon has revealed its first Alexa product for the vehicle, with the Echo Auto set to add the voice assistant to your dashboard.

You can hang Alexa up on the wall now in the form of a $30 wall clock.

An Amazon-made Echo device for your auto. It has an eight-microphone array created to handle background noise.

The Echo Link Amp is a 60-watt stereo amplifier with both digital and analogue connectivity, and lets users control music selection, volume and multi-room playback on your stereo via an Echo or the Alexa app.