Amazon Echo Studio review
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- Home speaker
- Voice control (smart speakers)
The Amazon Echo Studio is billed as the Echo smart speaker for audiophiles, supporting Dolby Atmos multi-dimensional cinematic sound. Amazon promises top-tier sound quality to rival audio heavyweights, such as Sonos and Bose, and the Echo Studio also includes a built-in Zigbee smart hub for controlling smart-home devices. So does the sound quality live up to the hype, and is this the best smart speaker to buy? Our lab put it to the test.
- Pros and cons
- What is it?
- What’s the sound like?
- What’s it like to use?
- What’s it like as a smart hub?
- Is there anything I should watch out for?
- Is there anything I should know?
- Should I buy it?
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