Amazon deal of the day... and Valentine's gift idea, the Echo Dot at just £29.99!

Take your first step into the world of smart technology with the Amazon Echo Dot – now just £29.99 ahead of Valentine's Day

Amazon Echo Dot
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Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and Amazon is sharing the love in the way that only Amazon knows how: by slashing the prices of its top rated smart speakers. If you're a tech lover, like us, you'll know this is as good as a direct hit from Cupid's arrow. Whether you're in the market for a Valentine's gift idea for him or for her, we are especially excited to see the infamous Amazon Echo Dot on sale for just £29.99, that's down from its usual £49.99 and a mother of a bargain.

Echo Dot (3rd Gen) | Was £49.99, now £29.99 | Save £25
Despite being one of the smallest members of the Amazon Echo family, the Dot certainly doesn't disappoint in terms of performance. Offering access to Alexa's complete set of skills, you'll benefit from weather updates, reminders, timers and more.View Deal

So, what does the Echo Dot offer exactly? Well, it allows you to make use of Alexa – Amazon's smart assistant – and provides direct access to a whole host of skills. Some of our favourites include unlimited access to your favourite music, the ability to set timers, receive weather updates and more, with a single voice command.

Then, once you're more familiar with Alexa, it's also possible to sync smart bulbs, smart thermostats and smart security systems for a fully connected home. And with smart tech constantly evolving, who knows what else Alexa may offer users in the coming years.

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