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Amazon 4K Fire TV Edition smart TV with Dolby Vision HDR announced

Amazon 4K Fire TV Edition smart TV with Dolby Vision HDR announced

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 21 Jun, 2019

The latest line of 4K Fire TV Edition smart TV is available in three models with screen sizes of 43-inch, 50-inch and 55-inch. The TVs are manufactured by Toshiba and come with an Alexa-enabled remote control that has dedicated buttons to switch to over-the-air television, Netflix, Prime Video and HBO.

Amazon Kindle Oasis 2019 launched with adjustable warm light, starts at Rs 21,999

Amazon Kindle Oasis 2019 launched with adjustable warm light, starts at Rs 21,999

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 20 Jun, 2019

The new Kindle Oasis 2019 comes with a7-inch Paperwhite display technology with E-Ink Carta, 16-level greyscale and 300 ppi pixel density. The highlight of the latest Kindle device is its adjustable warm light feature which allows users to change the shade of the screen from white light to warm amber.

Amazon introduces Echo Dot Kids Edition 2019

Amazon introduces Echo Dot Kids Edition 2019

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 13 Jun, 2019

The new Echo Dot Kids Edition will be 70 percent louder than its predecessor and comes with a year's worth of Amazon’s FreeTime Unlimited service. FreeTime Unlimited will bring a slew of kid-friendly content including age-appropriate Audible titles, premium skills from Disney, Sony and podcasts.

Amazon Fab Phones Fest starts on June 10, discounts on Samsung Galaxy M30, OnePlus 6T and more

Amazon Fab Phones Fest starts on June 10, discounts on Samsung Galaxy M30, OnePlus 6T and more

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 08 Jun, 2019

The sale will offer discounts on smartphones in addition to exchange deals and No-cost EMI options across the catalogue. The highlight of the Amazon fest is the discount on last year’s OnePlus 6T which is now offered for a starting price of Rs 27,999 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage model.

Amazon says Alexa will soon speak to you in Hindi

Amazon says Alexa will soon speak to you in Hindi

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 07 Jun, 2019

Amazon has disclosed its willingness to add more regional languages to its voice assistant, the first of which could be none other than Hindi. According to Amazon, the development of integrating Hindi to Alexa is still a work in progress.

Amazon Echo Show 5 launched for Rs 8,999 with Alexa, HD Camera

Amazon Echo Show 5 launched for Rs 8,999 with Alexa, HD Camera

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 30 May, 2019

The Echo Show 5 as the name suggests features a 5.5-inch touchscreen with a resolution of 960 x 480 pixels that is housed inside a 148 x 86 x 73mm sized shell. The device is powered by a MediaTek MT 8163 processor with Dual-band Wi-Fi support, Bluetooth and full-range 1.65-inch built-in speaker.

Netflix Catalog integrated on Amazon Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Stick 4K

Netflix Catalog integrated on Amazon Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Stick 4K

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 28 May, 2019

Fire TV customers will now see content search results from Netflix, even if they are not signed in to, or subscribed to Netflix.

Amazon Fire 7, Fire 7 Kids Edition announced

Amazon Fire 7, Fire 7 Kids Edition announced

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 17 May, 2019

The new Amazon Fire 7 tablet bears resemblance to its predecessors and has a 7-inch display with a resolution of 1024×600 pixels and 171ppi pixel density. The tablet comes with twice the storage as was available with previous models and offers 16GB storage and 32GB storage options, both of which are expandable to up to 512GB.

Amazon Prime Music gets synchronized lyrics feature in India

Amazon Prime Music gets synchronized lyrics feature in India

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 11 May, 2019

The company says that the lyrics are available from a vast catalogue of music and one can enjoy line-by-line lyrics on the Prime Music app.

Amazon Pay now allows instant bank-to-bank transfers using UPI

Amazon Pay now allows instant bank-to-bank transfers using UPI

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 29 Apr, 2019

With the latest feature, users will now have the ability to settle bills/expenses with friends, lend/return money to family, pay rents, pay for services like house-help, newspaper bills, milk subscription and more. Users can also make payments to local stores nearby or to Amazon delivery associate at the doorstep.

Amazon employees not only listen to your conversations but also know where you stay at

Amazon employees not only listen to your conversations but also know where you stay at

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 25 Apr, 2019

Amazon workers who are assigned to audit user voice recordings captured through Alexa-powered devices also have access to the user’s location. The location data is available to these employees as geographic coordinates which can be easily translated to a simplified location through a third-party mapping software.

Amazon Alexa powered speakers to play Prime Music for free but with ads

Amazon Alexa powered speakers to play Prime Music for free but with ads

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 20 Apr, 2019

Users will be able to play music through Alexa on speakers for free without having subscribed to Amazon Music Unlimited or Amazon Prime membership. To make music free, Amazon will be rendering ads on their Alexa speakers. Free music will be available only got Alexa-powered speakers.

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K new update brings screen mirroring

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K new update brings screen mirroring

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 15 Apr, 2019

With this, users can simply press and hold the “Home” button on the Alexa voice remote and select the mirroring option.

Amazon employees are eavesdropping on your conversations with Alexa?

Amazon employees are eavesdropping on your conversations with Alexa?

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 11 Apr, 2019

Amazon employs “thousands of people” around the world who listen to voice recordings extracted though Echo devices. While some of these people are full-time employees at Amazon, the company hires independent people on contracts, all of whom sign a nondisclosure agreement to keep such details away from the public.

Amazon Echo Link, Echo Link Amp launched for streaming hifi music on your home stereo

Amazon Echo Link, Echo Link Amp launched for streaming hifi music on your home stereo

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 11 Apr, 2019

The Echo Link connects to a receiver, an amplifier or directly to powered speakers using one of the on-device analogue, optical, or coaxial output jacks. It comes with a subwoofer line-output with adjustable crossover frequency, and a 3.5mm amplified headphone jack. The Link Amp comes with an additional 60W stereo amplifier.