AMAZON has slashed the price of its Echo Dot speaker-clock by nearly half.
It means you can now bag the fancy Alexa speaker for just shy of £30.
This is the third-generation Echo Dot, which is the latest and most advanced model.
It has improved audio, better voice pick-up and a more attractive design than older models.
The Echo works using far-field microphones that pick up your voice from anywhere in a room.
All you need to do is say the wake word (Alexa), and she'll start listening to your speech.
- Echo Dot at Amazon for £29.99 – buy here
Ask a question and she'll use Amazon's computing heft to work out an answer for you.
She can play music or radio, make phone calls, and even read your Kindle books or audiobooks out loud.
Better still, she can connect to third-party services too.
So you can …