Thinking about making your home just a little bit smarter? If you've been considering investing in an Amazon Echo, or other Alexa-voiced digital assistant, now's the time. As a part of Amazon's Prime Day announcement today, the retail giant also launched a major , slashing prices by nearly 50 percent.
Echo Show, Amazon, $129.99 for Prime members
If you're unfamiliar with the Echo Show, it's essentially your standard but with more features and a video screen — meaning you can do things like pull up recipes, make video calls, use it as a baby monitor, and hook it up to your security camera. Pretty cool, right?
The Echo Show, which comes in two colors ( and ) typically costs $229.99, but starting today (July 3) Amazon is knocking $100 off that price for Prime members only, meaning you can score one for just $129.99.
If you're not a Prime member but would like to become one (or take advantage of a free, 30-day trial) so you can score this awesome deal, head to . And don't forget to keep an eye out for more Prime Day deals — the annual, 36-hour sale starts on July 16 at 3 p.m. EDT!
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