Smart as Amazon Echo Plus can act as the hub of the smart home
In addition to smart as the Echo of the second generation Amazon announced the Echo model Plus. This device is more expensive ($150) and larger (235 x 84 x 84 mm and weight of 954 g).
Bass driver is exactly the same as the All-New Amazon Echo, but the tweeter more than 20 mm in diameter.
The main difference between the Echo from the Echo Plus is the presence in the first model the built-in smart home hub. Simply put, the ACE is capable of performing a full smart home hub, controlling various smart appliances. It is implemented with the support of the ZigBee Protocol.
Design options this model only three: black, silver or white. The kit will be supplied with the Philips Hue light bulb.