Prime Day doesn’t always have the best deals on Amazon items. Case in point: The Echo Show 5 smart display is currently on sale for $ 45 as part of today’s discounts. That ties the lowest price I’ve ever seen.
Amazon also hasas long as it is in accordance with the refurbished model. That’s not the lowest price on record, but it’s $ 10 cheaper than most of the deals you see.
The Echo Show 5 packs in all the usual Alexa voice goodies and adds a 5.5-inch screen, while the Echo Auto is all about providing Alexa features in your car by connecting to the stereo. While Echo Auto is an audio-only experience, the ability to access things like navigation and app launchers on your phone is worth it.
The Show 5 might be better suited to your nightstand than a kitchen countertop for example, although note that some may find the display a bit bright, even on its lowest setting. Lea Andrew Gebhart’sLearn more. And here is the one from David Priest too.
First published last year. Updated with new offer details.