Prime Day Early Sale Slashes Amazon Echo Devices to Just $18

Prime Day is still a good few days away, but the world’s largest online retailer is already offering some tempting tech deals. Today, Prime members can get big discounts on a variety of devices in the Amazon Echo line, with the Amazon Echo Pop dropping to only $18. This is the lowest price we’ve seen for an Alexa-enabled speaker yet. It’s perfect for filling bedrooms or other small spaces with meaningful sound.

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The fifth generation (2022) Amazon Echo Dot, known for its affordable price and numerous features that make it easier to manage a smart home, has been discontinued up to $25Available in Graphite Grey, Glacier White and Deep Sea Blue, there’s a style to suit your home, plus incredible sound.

In comparison, CNET reviewer Ty Pendlebury stated, “When I put them side by side, I found the Echo Dot to be more enjoyable for listening to music than the Nest Mini and Echo Pop. The Dot produced more bass and sounded better with modern rock or pop. While you could listen to it louder than the other two, you did so only by introducing distortion.”

On top of that, Prime members can get a massive 50% discount on a pair of 2023 Amazon Echo Buds. This brings the earbuds to their starting price from $25$10 less than we’ve seen them before, these wireless buds have a 20-hour battery life, Bluetooth connectivity, seamless switching, and customizable touch controls so you can use Alexa, make phone calls, and control your music.

Not sure about these deals? Check out our list of the best smart speakers , compiled by the CNET team who’ve tested everything from Amazon Echo to Apple HomePod, Google Nest and more.