How To Buy The Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) - International Shipping
Looking to buy the Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) from the United States and get it shipped internationally to your country? Just follow our simple guide to get it delivered cheaply and efficiently.
Option 1: Buy Directly From Amazon.com
Step 1: Visit the Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) product page on Amazon's international site
Try this option first because if Amazon ships the Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) directly to your country then this is always the cheapest and fastest option.
Step 2: Change your Amazon shipping address to your country
Change the shipping address to your country by clicking the "deliver to" text below the "Add To Cart" button on the right side of the Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) product page.
Step 3: Order the Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) (if Amazon will ship it to your country)
Unfortunately Amazon ships less than 20% of it's US items internationally. So if you can't ship the Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) to your country, then proceed to the next option.
Option 2: Buy Directly From eBay
Step 2: Change your eBay shipping address to your country
Change the shipping address to your country by clicking on any product (doesn't have to be theAmazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) page), scrolling down the page, clicking on the "shipping and payments" tab (next to the description tab), and then changing the shipping country to your country.
eBay will then only show you products that ship to your country!
Option 3: If Amazon or eBay Won't Ship Internationally, Use A U.S. Shipping Forwarder
Step 1: Sign up for a shipping forwader
For the Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation), we recommend MyUS.com because we’ve personally shipped more than 1,000 packages with six different package forwarders and MyUS has the lowest rates, is tax-free, and is the most popular U.S. shipping forwarder by far.
MyUS will receive your Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) and then ship it to any country worldwide. And if you have any issues placing your order, MyUS’s concierge service can place the order for you.
Step 2: Buy the Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) from Amazon
Once you’ve set up your U.S. shipping address with MyUS, you’re ready to make your Amazon purchase. Just visit Amazon, input your MyUS address, and place your order!
Echo Dot (2nd Generation) – Smart speaker with Alexa – Black
- Echo Dot (2nd Generation) is a hands-free, voice-controlled device that uses Alexa to play music, control smart home devices, make calls, send and receive messages, provide information, read the news, set music alarms, read audiobooks from Audible, control Amazon Video on Fire TV, and more
- Connects to speakers or headphones through Bluetooth or 3.5 mm stereo cable to play music from Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, and TuneIn. Play music simultaneously across Echo devices and speakers connected via cable with multi-room music.
- Call or message almost anyone hands-free with your Echo device. Also, instantly connect to other Echo devices in your home using just your voice.
- Controls lights, fans, TVs, switches, thermostats, garage doors, sprinklers, locks, and more with compatible connected devices from WeMo, Philips Hue, Sony, Samsung SmartThings, Nest, and others
- Hears you from across the room with 7 far-field microphones for hands-free control, even in noisy environments or while playing music
- Includes a built-in speaker so it can work on its own as a smart alarm clock in the bedroom, an assistant in the kitchen, or anywhere you might want a voice-controlled computer. Adjust the treble, mid, and bass levels with your voice.
- Always getting smarter and adding new features, plus thousands of skills like Uber, Domino’s, DISH, and more
Release Date: 2016-10-20
Echo Dot is a hands-free, voice-controlled device with a small built-in speakerâ€”it can also connect to your speakers or headphones over Bluetooth or through a 3.5 mm audio cable to deliver stereo sound to the speakers you choose. Dot connects to the Alexa Voice Service to play music, provide information, news, sports scores, weather, and moreâ€”instantly.
Echo Dot can hear you from across the room, even while music is playing. When you want to use Echo Dot, just say the wake word “Alexa” and Dot responds instantly. If you have more than one Echo or Echo Dot, Alexa responds intelligently from the Echo device you’re closest to with ESP (Echo Spatial Perception).
Sleek and compact design makes Echo Dot a convenient addition to any room in the house. With its built-in speaker, you can place Dot in the bedroom and use it as a smart alarm clock that can also turn off your lights. Or use Dot in the kitchen to easily set timers and shop tens of millions of Amazon products using just your voice.
Echo Dot can also directly connect to speakers using a 3.5 mm stereo cable or using Bluetooth to add voice control to your home stereo system in the living room or den.
Echo Dot provides hands-free voice control for Amazon Musicâ€”just ask for your favorite artist or song, or request a specific genre or mood. You can also search for music by lyrics, when a song or album was released, or let Alexa pick the music for you.
Echo Dot also provides hands-free voice control to Pandora, Spotify, iHeartRadio, and TuneIn.
Hands-free calling and messaging
With Echo Dot, you can talk to almost anyone hands-freeâ€”no tapping or searching required. Use the Drop In feature when you want to connect instantly with compatible Echo devices in your home. For example, you can ask someone for help with a chore, or remind the kids to go to sleepâ€”without having to raise your voice. With Alexa Announcements you can also use Echo Dot to broadcast a quick, one-way message to all other Echo devices in your home.
Making calls with Alexa is easy. Your contacts will see your number when they receive the call so they know who is calling. Set up your voice profile and teach Alexa to recognize your voice. When you say, “Alexa, call Mom”, Alexa will call your mom, even if you have multiple users in your home. Additionally, you can send messages via voice or text to anyone with a supported Echo device or the Alexa App.
Voice control your smart home
Use Echo Dot to switch on the lamp before getting out of bed, turn up the thermostat while reading in your favorite chair, or dim the lights from the couch to watch a movieâ€”all without lifting a finger…or even raising your voice.
Echo Dot works with smart home devices such as lights, switches, fans, thermostats, garage doors, sprinklers, and more from Philips Hue, TP-Link, ecobee, WeMo, SmartThings, Insteon, Lutron, Nest, Wink, Honeywell, and more.
Far-field voice recognition
Tucked under the light ring is an array of seven microphones that use beam-forming technology and enhanced noise cancellation. With a more powerful processor, the all-new Echo Dot has improved wake-word performance to hear you ask a question from any directionâ€”even in noisy environments or while playing music.
When you want to use Echo Dot, simply say the wake word, “Alexa,” and Dot lights up and streams audio to the cloud, where the Alexa Voice Service is leveraged to recognize and respond to your request instantly.
Always getting smarter
Alexaâ€”the brain behind Echo Dotâ€”is built in the cloud, so it is always getting smarter. The more you use Dot, the more it adapts to your speech patterns, vocabulary, and personal preferences. And because Echo Dot is always connected, updates are delivered automatically.
Just in the last few months we’ve added Amazon order tracking, repeating alarms, and thousands of new skills from third-party developers.
Echo Dot has skills
Skills add even more capabilities like ordering a pizza from Domino’s, requesting a ride from Uber, tracking your fitness with Fitbit, ordering flowers from 1-800-Flowers, and more. Enabling skills lets your Echo Dot do even moreâ€”simply discover skills you want to use in the Alexa App. To enable a new skill, just ask Alexa.
New skills are being added all the time. You can also see ratings and reviews to learn what other customers are saying about the thousands of skills available in the Alexa App.
Do More with the Alexa App
With the free Alexa App on Fire OS, Android, iOS, and desktop browsers, you can easily setup and manage your Echo Dot.
Use the Alexa App to connect services you already use like Spotify, Pandora, and Google Calendar. Setup your smart home devices from Philips Hue, TP-Link, ecobee, WeMo, SmartThings, Insteon, Nest, Lutron, and more. See which books are available to read from your Kindle and Audible libraries. View shopping and to-do lists while on the go. Control your timers and set custom tones for your alarms, and much more. The Alexa App is also where you discover third-party skills.
Countries You Can Ship The Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) To
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