Amazon tosses free Echo Dot in with two new Xbox One bundles

Beginning this week, players will be able to use Alexa with their Xbox systems and, to celebrate their new friendship, Amazon will deliver a new Amazon Echo Dot for free with selected Xbox packages.

will be available as of October 12 and will include the latest version of Echo Dot (third generation), either an Xbox One S of 1TB or an Xbox One X of 1TB and a copy of NBA 2K19. The packages will cost you $ 299 and $ 499, respectively, and are only available in the US. UU And exclusively through Amazon.

However, the agreement only lasts a limited time, so you must act quickly.

Unlocked achievement: compatibility with Alexa

So what can your new Xbox One compatible with Alexa?

At launch, you can use Alexa to adjust the volume of the console, launch games and applications, start and stop transmissions in the Mixer and capture screenshots, with more features on the way.

That said, you should remember to enable the skill in your Amazon application before you start, and then link your Microsoft and Amazon accounts together so that Alexa can locate and control your console.

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