Google working on Amazon Echo Show's rival, codenames it Manhattan

Google working on Amazon Echo Show's rival, codenames it Manhattan

Amazon's new smart home device, called the Echo Plus, has better sound than the existing Echo speaker and costs $150, down from the current $180, the company said at an event Wednesday at its headquarters in Seattle. Soon after Amazon came with the new slew of Echos, this smart screen device could help Google to keep up the race of smart home market, besides Amazon as long Facebook keeps continuing to work on its code name on video calling screen called "Aloha".

Earlier this week, Google blocked the Echo Show was accessing YouTube, saying the device was providing a "broken" user experience. The Google Home Mini and Max are also candidates for an appearance.

With the most accurate voice search on a streaming media player, you can ask your Alexa Voice Remote to find, launch, and control content. Press the button on the Alexa Voice Remote and say, "Find dramas", and Alexa will show you results from apps like Netflix, Hulu, SHOWTIME, Amazon Video, and more. Echo Connect will let you connect it to your landline/VoIP and Wi-Fi to let calls be handled through this tiny device.

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This week, Amazon announced an entire new line of six different Alexa products. The competition also has grounds to fear a terminal whose operating system will be Android, making the availability of both applications and compatibility between the device and smartphones on the world's most widespread mobile platform are simpler. To increase its lead further, Amazon threw out a big surprise this week by releasing six new hardware products. For its part, is expected to debut a smaller Home speaker and a pair of upgraded Pixel smartphones on October 4.

With Alexa, Amazon Fire TV can control smart home enabled lights, thermostats, and other compatible devices.

It's not just the number of devices that reflect the significance of the announcement. The Echo Spot looks like Echo Show and Echo Dot had a baby.

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Google's contention is to some degree reminiscent to that given by the organization four years back when it kept Windows Phone gadgets from getting to YouTube because of Microsoft's usage of the service, likewise referring to terms of service violations.

Read the full report about Google's plans to build an Amazon Echo Show competitor here.

Amazon also launched the Echo Spot, a small circular speaker created to sit on a nightstand or desk. However, with so much at stake, Google needs to provide consumers with a unique selling point and reason to pick its device over the more-established Amazon versions, lest customers be left asking what they did to deserve this flat, flavourless Manhattan.

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