1. Amazon plans high-end Echo, ramps up work on Alexa home robot  TechCentral
  2. Amazon to launch new high-quality Echo speaker  MyBroadband
  3. Amazon reportedly ramps development on Alexa-powered home robot on wheels  TechCrunch
  4. Amazon is reportedly working on a better-sounding Echo  Engadget
  5. The next Amazon Echo may be a high-end speaker, followed by an Alexa home robot  TechRadar
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Amazon.com is developing a higher quality version of the Echo speaker and ramping up work on its home robot.

Amazon plans high-end Echo, ramps up work on Alexa home robot - TechCentral

Amazon is still working on a home robot, according to a new report from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, and it’s now also planning to add a high-end Echo to its lineup of Alexa devices. Prototypes of the wheeled robot can reportedly be summoned using voice commands. The high-end Echo is apparently slated to launch next year.Prototypes for the wheeled robot can be summoned using voice commands.

Amazon continues work on mobile home robot as it preps new high-end Echo, says report - The Verge

“I don’t get the concept of an Alexa robot yet. I like Alexa a lot. It’s almost like magic in a very limited way. Turning on tv or lights by voice would be magic not long ago. Smart speaker, sure, for podcasts or news.”

Will Carroll on Twitter: "I don’t get the concept of an Alexa robot yet. I like Alexa a lot. It’s almost like magic in a very limited way. Turning on tv or lights by voice would be magic not long ago. Smart speaker, sure, for podcasts or news."

“I've watched enough Black Mirror and Incredibles to know that tomorrow, during the exclusive Taylor Swift concert for Prime Day, Amazon will finally engage their Alexa robot army, while we are transfixed by the magic mind-meld wavelengths coming from our devices and screens.”

Elisa Doucette on Twitter: "I've watched enough Black Mirror and Incredibles to know that tomorrow, during the exclusive Taylor Swift concert for Prime Day, Amazon will finally engage their Alexa robot army, while we are transfixed by the magic mind-meld wavelengths coming from our devices and screens."

Amazon is still working on a home robot prototype, codenamed "Vesta," that can roam around your home, according to a new report.Amazon is still working on a home robot prototype, codenamed "Vesta," that can roam around your home, according to a new report.

Amazon is said to be working on both a high-quality Echo speaker to compete in the home entertainment market, as well as one that zooms around on wheels.And more confirmation of an Alexa home robot

The next Amazon Echo may be a high-end speaker, followed by an Alexa home robot | TechRadar

Amazon is developing a higher-quality version of its popular Echo smart speaker, according to a new report today by Bloomberg's Mark Gurman. ...Amazon is developing a higher-quality version of its popular Echo smart speaker, according to a new report today by Bloomberg's Mark Gurman. ...

Amazon Reportedly Developing Echo With Better Sound Quality to Rival Apple HomePod and Other Speakers - MacRumors

Despite an influx of new models last year, Amazon's Echo probably isn't the first thing that comes to mind when you think of high fidelity. The company wants to...Despite an influx of new models last year, Amazon's Echo probably isn't the first thing that comes to mind when you think of high fidelity. The company wants to...

Amazon is reportedly working on a better-sounding Echo

Bloomberg reported last April that Amazon was working on a home robot codenamed ‘Vesta’ (after the Roman goddess of the hearth and home) last year, and now the publication says that development on the project continues. Plus, the report includes new details about the specifics of the robot, including that it will indeed support Alexa […]Bloomberg reported last April that Amazon was working on a home robot codenamed ‘Vesta’ (after the Roman goddess of the hearth and home) last year, and now the publication says that development on the project continues. Plus, the report includes new details about the specifics of the robot, including that it will indeed support Alexa […]

Amazon reportedly ramps development on Alexa-powered home robot on wheels – TechCrunch

It's assigning more people to work on its Vesta robot, according to Bloomberg.It's assigning more people to work on its Vesta robot, according to Bloomberg.

Amazon pours resources into smart home robot and upgraded Echo, report says - CNET

Amazon is reportedly planning to launch a new Echo smart speaker with better sound by next year, and it might feature a wider design.Amazon is reportedly planning to launch a new Echo smart speaker with better sound by next year, and it might feature a wider design.

Amazon to launch new and improved Echo smart speaker by next year - INSIDER

According to Bloomberg, Amazon is working on a new addition to the Amazon Echo smart speaker lineup to more directly compete against Apple’s HomePod and Sonos speakers in terms of sound quality. The new model is purportedly set to release “by next year” and current prototypes feature at least four internal tweeters. The HomePod cylinder […]

Report: Amazon working on new Echo speaker to directly compete against HomePod and Sonos - 9to5Mac

Amazon is reportedly looking to offer an Echo that more directly competes with high-end speakers like the Sonos line of devices or Apple’s HomePod, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The speaker should be released sometime next year, according to the sources cited in the report, and will be somewhat wider than the existing […]Amazon is reportedly looking to offer an Echo that more directly competes with high-end speakers like the Sonos line of devices or Apple’s HomePod, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The speaker should be released sometime next year, according to the sources cited in the report, and will be somewhat wider than the existing […]

Amazon said to be launching new Echo speaker with premium sound next year – TechCrunch

Amazon is working on a new, high-end Echo speaker that will offer premium sound like the HomePod and Google Home Max.

Amazon Working on High-End Echo to Compete With Apple HomePod - Thurrott.com

Amazon is reportedly preparing a higher-end Echo to compete with the audio quality of smartspeakers like the Apple HomePod, Sonos One, and Google Home Max.Amazon is reportedly preparing a higher-end Echo to compete with the audio quality of smartspeakers like the Apple HomePod, Sonos One, and Google Home Max.

Amazon at work on new Echo to tackle HomePod, other high-end smartspeakers

Amazon's extensive family of Echo smart speakers does not include a truly premium model yet, but that's likely to change "by next year", as the company plans to directly compete against Apple and Google in this product category as well.Amazon's extensive family of Echo smart speakers does not include a truly premium model yet, but that's likely to change "by next year", as the company plans to directly compete against Apple and Google in this product category as well.

Amazon's first high-end Echo could take on the HomePod and Google Home Max soon - PhoneArena

Amazon is reportedly working on a new Echo speaker with improved sound quality, competing with Apple's HomePod and premium Sonos speakers.Amazon is reportedly working on a new Echo speaker with improved sound quality, competing with Apple's HomePod and premium Sonos speakers.

Amazon reportedly developing a premium Echo to rival Apple HomePod