With the Echo Dot 2nd Gen. carrying a $50 price tag, it's now easier than ever for consumers to get started with smart home products that can help not only enhance their lives but also make things more convenient. Of course, one of the best parts about the Echo Dot is that it's powered by Alexa software, which allows you to control other smart home products with just your voice, such as the smart plug from TP Link. Normally, the two pieces would be a total cost of $79.99 if bought separately, but right now you can pick them both up as part of this bundle deal for just $69.99, saving you $10.
The Echo Dot 2nd Gen. plugs into the wall outlet via a microUSB cord, and it's array of microphones listens for your voice and issued commands before carrying them out. It has buttons on top for muting the microphone as well as buttons for managing the volume, and a button for power. The TP Link smart plug, is a smart outlet which allows you to plug in essentially any consumer electronic equipment or appliance, and using the Echo Dot 2nd Gen. you can turn on whatever you have plugged into the TP Link Smart Plug with just your voice. Of course, the Echo Dot can also do other things, like read you the news, set alarms, and play music, so it's fairly versatile.