Amazon Echo devices offer a multitude of functions, but those with built-in camera and screens have a particularly useful feature: they can double as security cameras.
Shipping in June for $89.99
Facebook's Alexa-equipped smart speaker arrives in time for the holidays
Because Facebook needs more of your personal information
The proposed $499 price point seems awfully high, however
You can score the Echo Show for just $179.99 on Black Friday
Now is the time to pick up a Show (if you can look past the removal of YouTube)
This could explain why Google pulled YouTube from the Echo Show
Though it's unclear exactly why
The Amazon Echo Show is an Alexa speaker with a screen, which opens up the ways you can interact with the digital assistant. However the Echo Show's strength lies in not trying to do much more, remaining simple to use while adding video chat, which comes handy for a mere $50 extra over the standard Echo's asking price.
Pre-orders are live at $229.99