WordPress Hosti
HomeGadgetsAmazon Echo Show 8 Price, Specs and Best Deals

Amazon Echo Show 8 Price, Specs and Best Deals

Best Jumia Tech Week Deals

Amazon Echo Show 8 was unveiled alongside the higher variant the Echo Show 10 and the more compact Echo Show 5 at its 2020 event. The Amazon Echo Show 8 connects to Alexa to give you rich stereo sound with vivid visuals on an 8-inch HD screen.

Where to Buy Amazon Echo Show 8

Amazon US – See Offers | Amazon UK – See Offers

It comes with on-device privacy controls, a larger screen with better screen resolution, better speakers over the Show 5, and a physical shutter/mute switch to soothe privacy concerns.

The Echo Show 8 is the perfect size for pretty much any space and brings a mix of features from both its siblings. Furthermore, unlike the earlier Echo Show which offered a 5MP shooter, the Show 8 has downgraded its camera shooter to 1MP.

Amazon Echo Show 8 Key Features and Specs

  • 8-inch HD Touchscreen
  • 1MP camera
  • Alexa Voice control
  • Multiple layers of privacy controls
  • Alexa Guard security function
  • 2 internal speakers.
  • 20 Watts Speaker
  • 1 amplifier channel.
  • Bluetooth compatible.
  • 3.5mm AUX in.

amazon show 8


The Amazon Echo Show 8 comes with an angle shaped design with a fabric-wrapped base that makes it resemble a speaker from the rear. It also comes with a smart display’s power port, micro USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack at the rear.

At the front also sits a 1MP camera along with the physical shutter that you can slide shut if you’re privacy-conscious. It also comes with two other buttons beside it, for adjusting the volume.

- Advertisement -Fiverr Business

Above all, the device is designed to protect your privacy. It electronically disconnects the microphones and camera with the press of a button. You can also slide the built-in cover to close the camera.


The Amazon Echo Show 8 comes with an 8-inch display and 1280 x 800 resolution which is better than the Echo Show 5. It also offers adaptive brightness, which means it automatically adjusts to ambient light, although you can adjust the brightness manually by simply sliding downwards from the top of the screen to reveal the slider.

Smart Features

The Amazon Echo Show 8 comes with Alexa digital assistant to help you control your smart home devices, including your smart lights, smart security cameras, and smart locks with your voice.

You can also ask Alexa to show you TV programs, films, or the news. As well as listen to radio stations, podcasts, and audiobooks.

- Advertisement -AliExpress Anniversary Sales

The device is also Bluetooth-enabled, so you can pair it with your phone or tablet and play tunes you’ve got saved in a library on your handheld device.

Audio and Camera Quality

The Amazon Echo Show 8 only has a 1MP front-facing camera, hence, you can call almost anyone hands free, including UK mobile and residential numbers, other Echo devices and the Alexa app.

You can also link Alexa with your EE and Vodafone UK mobile phone account to ask Alexa to make and answer your mobile calls.

It also comes with two-speakers with a passive bass radiator, making video calls and video binges sound better than ever.


Amazon Echo Show 8 like Alexa and Echo devices is built with multiple layers of privacy protection. Hence, you can turn off the mics and camera with the press of a button, or slide the built-in cover to easily close the camera. You also have control over your voice recordings.

Other Features

Echo Show 8 comes ready to connect to your Wi-Fi. The Alexa App is compatible with Fire OS, Android, and iOS devices, and also accessible via your web browser.

Amazon Wi-Fi’s simple setup enables customers to connect smart devices to their Wi-Fi network in a few easy steps. You can also enable the VoiceView screen reader to navigate the screen and hear feedback about the items you select.

Compare Prices

Amazon Echo Show 8 Price and Availability

Amazon Echo Show 8 price starts at around $69.99 depending on where and when you choose to purchase it.  It is available at retailers like Amazon and Jumia.

Also See: Fire TV Stick 4K Max | Amazon Fire HD 10 (2021) | Blink Mini

Amazon Echo Show 8 Specs

Here are a few specs of the Amazon Echo Show 8:

General Features

  • Dimension (without stand): 200.4 x 135.9 x 99.1 mm
  • Weight: 1037 g
  • Display: 8-inch Touchscreen
  • Processor: MediaTek MT 8163
  • Voice Command: Yes, Alexa Built-in,
  • Generation: Echo Show (3rd Gen)
  • Camera: 1MP + Shutter (Photo quality/size may vary)
  • WiFi connectivity: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi networks
  • Bluetooth connectivity: Yes
  • Audio: 2-inch (52 mm) neodymium speakers with passive bass radiator.
  • System requirements: Compatible with Fire OS, Android, and iOS devices and also accessible via your web browser.
  • Warranty and service: 1-year extended warranty

Related Topic

AliExpress 11 11 Sales
NaijaTechGuide may receive financial compensation for products/services purchased through affiliate links on this site. See full Affiliate Disclosure Here
Adeosun Ajibola
Adeosun Ajibola
Adeosun is an experienced Tech Writer specializing on Mobile Devices and Electronic Gadgets. At NaijaTechGuide, she is the Tech Specialist on Smartphones, Laptops, and TVs and since 2020 has written over 600 articles covering these verticals for the Tech Blog. She also has interests in Digital Marketing and eCommerce.

Recommended Read on NaijaTechGuide

Best Marketing Automation Software 2024

You need the best marketing automation software to scale your business fast and convert...

Best Content Marketing Tools for 2024

As a content marketer, you have a lot of tasks to accomplish. You need...

Best VPN Services Providers for 2024

The internet is one of the greatest achievements of humanity, but it is also...

Best 20KVA Generators to Buy in 2024

Generator sets, as an alternate source of power supply, come in their different sizes...

Best Laptops for Students 2024: 11 Top Picks to Choose From

So, you are a student who is looking to get the best laptop they...

Cheap Android Phones 2024 – Price, Specs, and Best Deals

Android phones are the most popular smartphone category. The popularity of Android phones are...

Best Android Phones 2024 – Price, Specs, and Best Deals

New Android Phones are launched into the market every week. This means that if...

Best Web Hosting Services for Building Websites in 2024

A good and reliable web hosting service will make a big difference for your...
Fiverr Business

More like this

LG has the Best Soundbars for your TV (for Every Budget)

TVs come with built-in speakers that deliver decent quality audio output, but for a...

Must-Have Gadgets and Tools for Remote Working

Remote working became a thing after the pandemic when employees from around the globe...

Apple Vision Pro Mixed Reality Headset transforms Computing Experience

Apple recently unveiled their latest innovation, the Vision Pro mixed reality headset, a groundbreaking...