Amazon redesigns the Echo with a new spherical design and a custom machine learning processor

The Verge | Sep 24, 2020 at 7:09 PM
  • Amazon has announced the fourth-generation version of its main Echo smart speaker, bringing a new spherical design and better sound performance.
  • One of the biggest additions to the new Echo is what Amazon’s calling the AZ1 Neural Edge silicon module.
  • The process promises to save hundreds of milliseconds in response time for your Echo.