Smart displays have become an essential part of many homes around the world. Whether it’s video calling your friends or controlling your other smart home devices, a smart display can massively improve your home and make daily tasks much easier.
If you’re looking for a smart display for your home, the Echo Show 5 (1st gen) is currently 53% off at Amazon, taking it from £79.99 down to £37.99.
During March, there have been tons of deals and discounts on Amazon’s own brand products, including the Kindle Paperwhite and Echo Show & Blink camera bundles. This £42 price cut on the Echo Show 5 is an incredible price and one of the best Amazon Echo Show deals (opens in new tab) we’ve found this month.
The Echo Show 5 is a compact 5.5-inch display that’s packed full of smart features and fits well into any home. While the Echo Show 5 (1st gen) isn’t the most recent version of the Echo Show, it’s still a strong smart display to start off with that caters to all your smart home needs.
To view the Echo Show 5 deal at Amazon, click the link above or keep reading for more details on the Echo Show 5.
Echo Show 5 (1st gen): was £79.99, now £37.99 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
In our Echo Show 5 review (opens in new tab), we commented that it’s “smart, compact and easy to set up and the best Echo for a lot of people”. The Amazon Echo Show 5 makes voice and video calls and works with Alexa so you can control it easily with your voice. This is the cheapest price the Echo Show 5 has ever been so it’s definitely worth taking advantage of if you’re looking for a smart display.
Why you should buy the Echo Show 5
The Echo Show 5 comes with Alexa so you can easily customise and control it via voice assistance. The screen displays your photos and allows you to make voice and video calls to friends and family. You can also watch films and TV and listen to songs and audiobooks. The Echo Show 5 is very handy for planning and organising, as it helps you manage your calendar, make to-do lists, read recipes and get the latest news and weather updates.
The first generation of the Echo Show 5 is simple to use and packed full of features. Its small size means it fits well in any space but especially as a kitchen or bedside gadget. It’s a great basic smart display, ideal if you’re just starting to build up your smart home.