Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation
Getting to know your Echo Show
To change your settings
To access Settings, swipe down from the top of the screen, or say “Alexa, show Settings.”
Getting started with your Echo Show
- Interacting with your Echo Show A short press of the Mic/Camera button will turn off the microphones and camera, and the button will turn red.
- Alexa App Download the latest version of the Alexa App from the app store. The app helps you get more out of your Echo Show. It’s where you see an overview of your requests and manage your contacts, lists, news, music, and settings. Start the download process in your mobile browser at https://alexa.amazon.com.
- Give us your feedback Alexa will improve over time, with new features and ways to get things done. We want to hear about your experiences. Use the Alexa App to send us feedback or visit www.amazon.com/devicesupport.
Plug in your Echo Show
Plug the power adapter into your Echo Show and then into a power outlet. You must use the items included in the original Echo Show package for optimal performance. In about a minute, the display will turn on and Alexa will greet you.
Set up your Echo Show
Follow the on-screen instructions to set up your Echo Show. During setup, you will connect your Echo Show to the Internet so you can access Amazon services. To learn more about Echo Show, go to Help & Feedback in the Alexa App, or visit www.amazon.com/help/echoshow.
Set up your compatible Zigbee smart home devices
To set up compatible Zigbee smart home devices, simply say “Alexa, discover my devices,” or tap the Devices icon in the lower right of the Alexa App. Power on your compatible Zig bee smart home devices or put them into setup mode. For help and more information, go to Menu > Help & Feedback > Alexa > Smart Home in the Alexa App. You can also manage and rename devices in the Smart Home section of the Alexa App.
FAQs Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation
What is the Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation?
The Echo Show 2nd Generation is a smart speaker with a 10.1-inch HD touchscreen display that features Alexa voice control. It was released in 2018 and is an updated version of the 1st Generation Echo Show.
What can the Echo Show 2nd Generation do?
In addition to the features of the regular Echo devices, the Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation allows users to make video calls, view photos and videos, and watch TV shows and movies on a larger, higher-quality display. It also supports additional skills that are optimized for the touchscreen display.
What video calling services are supported on the Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation?
The Echo Show 2nd Generation supports video calling through Alexa and can be used to make calls to other Echo devices, as well as to users with the Alexa app on their smartphone or tablet. It also supports Skype video calling and can be used to make and receive calls to and from users with compatible Echo devices or the Alexa app.
Can I use the Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation to watch movies and TV shows?
Yes, the Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation has a built-in screen that allows you to watch movies and TV shows from Amazon Prime Video and other streaming services. You can also use it to stream music and listen to audiobooks.
How do I set up the Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation?
Setting up the Echo Show 2nd Generation is easy. You will need to plug it in, connect it to your Wi-Fi network using the Alexa app, and then follow the on-screen instructions to set it up.
What is the price of the Amazon Echo Show 2nd Generation?
The price of the Echo Show 2nd Generation varies depending on where you purchase it. As of the knowledge cutoff date (September 2021), it was priced at $229.99 on Amazon’s website. However, prices may change over time.
Does the Echo Show 2nd Generation have any privacy features?
Yes, the Echo Show 2nd Generation is designed with privacy in mind. It has a physical camera shutter that allows you to cover the camera when you’re not using it. You can also review and delete your voice and video recordings using the Alexa app.
What is the resolution of the Echo Show 2nd Generation display?
The Echo Show 2nd Generation has a 10.1-inch HD touchscreen display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels.