Amazon is launching two new designs for its Echo Dot Youngsters units, the corporate introduced at its digital occasion at present. The Echo Dot Youngsters units now are available new Owl and Dragon designs. The 2 new designs be part of Amazon’s present Echo Dot Youngsters units: the Tiger and the Panda. The brand new designs will probably be obtainable beginning subsequent month for $59.99.
Amazon’s Echo Dot units are designed to assist children be taught and develop, as children can ask Alexa questions, set alarms and get assist with their homework. The units additionally embrace parental controls; you possibly can set day by day cut-off dates, filter specific songs and evaluation exercise within the Amazon Mum or dad Dashboard.
The corporate additionally famous that the units include one 12 months of Amazon Youngsters+, which is its kid-focused content material service that features ad-free books, video games, apps and Alexa Abilities. Amazon additionally teased that quickly children will get entry to new companion and premium choices with Amazon Youngsters+.
On the subject of0 children, Amazon additionally revealed a brand new AI-powered function will enable children to co-create characters and visible tales with Alexa with parental consent. Following Alexa’s prompts, children will have the ability to choose or customise animated characters and Alexa will create a novel story with visuals and music. The corporate says this function is made attainable by developments in conversational and generative AI throughout language and audio. Youngsters will have the ability to use the function this vacation season.
Amazon additionally introduced that Disney’s wearable machine that lets friends enter theme parks and extra, the MagicBand+, will probably be appropriate with “Hey, Disney!” and work with Echo units.