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Amazon Echo range and Music Unlimited service coming to Australia and New Zealand

Amazon has introduced that its Music Unlimited service and Alexa-powered audio system — Echo, Echo Plus, and Echo Dot — will probably be to be had in Australia and New Zealand subsequent month.

The corporate’s track streaming service offers customers get entry to to a catalog of greater than 45 million songs. It will release within the two nations on February 1, when Aussies and Kiwis will probably be in a position to join a loose 90-day trial. After that, a per month subscription will probably be required to proceed to use the service.

Users will probably be in a position to make a choice from 3 plans. The Echo Plan is the most affordable one, providing get entry to to the service by way of a unmarried Echo, Echo Dot or Echo Plus speaker for AUD $four.99. Next up is the Individual Plan at AUD $11.99 per thirty days that still means that you can get entry to the track service from a cell software or PC. The final possibility is the Family Plan, permitting up to six contributors of a family to proportion a subscription for AUD $17.99 per thirty days.

Starting these days, Australians can pre-order the Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, or Echo Plus on Amazon’s website online. The first one prices $119, the Dot is going for $49, whilst the Plus fashion can also be yours for $199. All 3 will formally be launched on February 1. Consumers in Australia and New Zealand can be in a position to pick out up Echo units at choose main shops, even if there’s no phrase on which of them precisely at this level.

In case you’re no longer acquainted, the Echo audio system are powered by means of Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant and can also be managed with voice instructions. You can ask the software what the elements is like, arrange calendar occasions, and inform it to play songs from the Unlimited Music service, amongst a variety of different issues.

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