Amazon's Fire TV Cube gives Alexa control of your entertainment system

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The Amazon Fire TV Cube will feature a simple, guided setup for Alexa voice control of your devices, giving you easy access to the catalog of content now available on Fire TV.

As if this weren't all enough, Amazon says the Fire TV Cube will continue to be improved over time as future software updates roll out, adding even more capabilities to the device.

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But the Fire TV Cube is finally out, priced at an aggressive $119.99 on pre-order in the USA today, and even made available for a discounted $89.99 for Prime members today and tomorrow only.

For a limited time, Prime members can get the new Fire TV Cube for $89.99. There are also apps available in the USA for ESPN, Fox Now, Showtime, Starz, PlayStation Vue, CBS All Access, and NBC. To use, send in two photos of different outfits and in about a minute, Style check will return a recommendation based on fit, colour, styling, and current trends, plus an explanation of why one is better. It also includes the same beam-forming, noise-reducing, and echo-cancelling tech found in older Echo devices. All you have to do is ask. The device uses eight far-field microphones to recognize your voice from across the room and will feed you responses like a normal Echo would. Otherwise, the Fire TV Cube will retail for $119.99. The new device can also do typical Alexa tasks, such as playing "Jeopardy!" or fetching the weather, even when the TV is off. Another plus: since it's created to hook up to a TV, users can easily control and view smart camera feeds.

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The device is also compatible with set-top boxes from Comcast, DISH, and DirecTV. It'll begin shipping on June 21st, but Amazon Prime customers who pre-order on either June 7th or June 8th can get the Fire TV Cube at a discounted price.

Initially, the Echo Look had debuted as a camera that was available through invites only, but throughout those trial months, the Echo Look has been improved and now also has an Echo Look smartphone app, which of course, you can purchase from Amazon's website. Amazon Prime members can pre-order Fire TV Cube on June 7th and 8th at a special price of $90 and it can also be pre-ordered together with the recently announced Amazon Cloud Cam for U.S. $199.98.

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