So which are the best available Smart speakers in the UK? After all there is plenty of choice in todays marketplace.
Amazon's Fire TV Stick and 4K Fire TV streaming devices which allow you to convert any TV into a smart one. You just plug one into a spare USB or HDMI port and connect it to the internet.
Amazon’s updated TV stick now comes with an Alexa voice-control remote, plus a quad-core processor as standard, making it much faster than its predecessor.
After launching the first and highly successful – personal assistant smart speaker, a follow-up was always going to prove a tough job for Amazon. Yet, a lower price, neater look and smaller body are all a great start for the Amazon Echo 2017 version.
The Fire Kids Edition models are about much more than just a case that looks like an accident with some expanding foam; the real draw here is a year’s free access to an absolutely enormous amount of child-friendly apps, games and videos, as well as a no-quibble two-year warranty.
Amazon updated the Fire 7 tablet not too long ago - the company added Alexa to the pool of features, and with the AI voice assistant built-in, the £50 tablet is a real bargain.
When the Amazon Echo Show first appeared in May this year I have to admit I was a little confused. How would adding a screen to a product whose main reason for existing was audio and voice recognition work?