Amazon Echo Sales Crosses 100 Million Mark In 2018

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Amazon has sold more than 100 million Alexa-enabled devices in 2018. The company recently released the 3rd generation Echo Dot and it was sold like hot cakes. There was an acute shortage of stocks in all countries and the company had a tough time to deal with production related woes.

The latest reports suggest that the company has sold more than 100 million Alexa-enabled devices in 2018. According to industry analysts, the overall sales of Amazon Echo Dot has increased substantially and has exceeded all expectations. Moreover, nearly one million tech-savvy people had registered to receive invites to purchase Echo Auto. If you are unaware, Echo Auto can be mounted inside any car and is powered by Alexa.

In addition to news rendering and music listening, the Alexa-powered devices such as Echo Dot, Echo, Echo Spot and much more can be extended with the help of Alexa skills. The Echo smart speakers also provide support for alarm and timer functionalities. While the Echo Dot ships with a mini speaker, the full-blown Echo comes with a powerful bass speaker. However, you can establish connectivity with Bluetooth speaker to enhance the sound output of Echo speakers.

No doubt, Amazon has taken over Google when it comes to the sales of smart speakers. It seems that people are addicted to Amazon Echo instead of Google Home since the Jeff Bezos owned company has breached the 100 Million sale. However, Google Home speakers have its own advantages because

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