Echo Spot is designed to adapt to any environment in your home. Thanks to long-range voice control, you can watch news, see the weather, check out shopping lists and things to do, and more. And without using your hands. Just ask. Echo connects to Alexa, a cloud voice service, to play music, read the latest news, answer questions, check Smart Home devices and more. Ask a song, artist or album on Amazon Music, play Spotify music, or listen to a TuneIn radio station. Use the integrated loudspeaker or connect an external one via Bluetooth or using a 3.5mm stereo cable. With multi-media music, you can play your favorite tunes on different Echo devices in different cameras (available for Amazon Music, Spotify and TuneIn; Bluetooth is not supported when using multi-room music). Control compatible Smart Home devices, asking Alexa to turn on the lights, control thermostats, sockets, and more. Call or send messages to anyone who owns an Echo or Alexa app without using hands or making a video call to friends and family with Echo Spot or the Alexa app. Connect quickly to other Echo devices in your home using just your voice Alexa gets smarter, and new skills are added continuously. Ask Alexa to look for the nearest restaurant, suggest a recipe, plan a trip, and more.