Picture of the Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Gen 2 smart speaker with its Mic OFF, muted, showing the glowing red light ring.

Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Speaker Picture Gallery




Here, we display our Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.  We took these during our testing and reviews of this popular smart talking speaker.




Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Speaker Picture Gallery

Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Smart Speaker with other Devices

The Echo Dot talking speaker pairs to all the Bluetooth speakers shown in these pics.

Picture of an Amazon Alexa Echo Dot smart speaker with a JBL Flip 2 Bluetooth speaker. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Alexa Echo Dot smart speaker with a JBL Flip 2 Bluetooth speaker. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

The Dot speaker can pair with many popular Bluetooth speakers, including those from JBL.

Picture of an Amazon Echo Dot 2 talking speaker with a JBL Clip 3 Bluetooth speaker. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Echo Dot 2 talking speaker with a JBL Clip 3 Bluetooth speaker. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

 

Picture of the JBL Flip 4 alongside an Amazon Echo Dot 2 speaker. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
JBL Flip 4 alongside an Amazon Echo Dot 2 speaker. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.




Alexa Echo Dot Speaker Alongside other Smart Speakers

Picture of a Google Home speaker and an Amazon Dot speaker, side-by-side. Google Home Vs. Amazon Alexa. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Google Home Vs. Amazon Alexa speakers. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

Echo Dot Amazon Alexa Speaker Buttons and Connections

Picture of the Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen, with Reset Button Combination Highlighted. Includes the Mic Off and Volume Down buttons. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen, with Reset Button Combination Highlighted. Includes the Mic Off and Volume Down buttons. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

The light ring glows in a rotating aqua and blue pattern during booting, that becomes more aqua as the booting progresses.

Picture of the unboxed Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen Speaker, plugged in and booting. Powering up. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen Speaker, plugged in and booting. Powering up. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

Next, we have the Echo Dot Gen 2 speaker held in hand, after unboxing.

Picture of the Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen Speaker, Out of Box, with protective plastic removed. Ready for plugin. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen Speaker, Out of Box, with protective plastic removed. Ready for plugin. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.




Echo Dot Amazon Alexa Smart Speaker Original Packing Pictures

Picture of the Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen speaker, original package, with Items inside unpacked.  Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen speaker, original package, with Items inside unpacked. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

Outer box open.

Picture of the Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen speaker, original package, with Inner spacer protector container pulled out.  Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen speaker, original package, with Inner spacer protector container pulled out. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

The original box lists the many Alexa Dot speaker features and capabilities on its back, as shown next.

Picture of the Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen speaker, showing the original packaging, back view. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen speaker, showing the original packaging, back view. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

How the speaker looks prior to unboxing.

Picture of the Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen speaker in original package, front view.
Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Gen speaker in original package, front view.




Bottom, underside view of the Echo Dot Gen 2 smart speaker.

Picture of the Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Gen 2, showing underside and the speaker openings.
Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Gen 2, showing underside and the speaker openings.

Next, we show the Dot Alexa speaker next to a ruler and a shot glass, jigger, to show its size relative to these well-known objects.

Picture of the Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Gen 2 Speaker measurements, perspective. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Gen 2 Speaker measurements, perspective. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

The Echo Dot Alexa speaker with its power cord and USB power adapter.

Picture of the Amazon Alexa Dot 2nd Gen with adapter and USB cable.
Amazon Alexa Dot 2nd Gen with adapter and USB cable.

The Dot speaker displays a rotating orange pattern on its light ring when it is in Setup mode.

Picture of the Amazon Echo Dot Gen 2 in Setup Mode, showing Light Ring with orange blip circling.  Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Echo Dot Gen 2 in Setup Mode, showing Light Ring with orange blip circling. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.




Note that the Gen 1 version of this Dot speaker only has two buttons on its top, as shown in the next picture.  The Generation 2 version has four buttons.  The volume ring on the Gen 1 was eliminated in the Gen 2 Dot speaker, and replaced by the Volume UP and DOWN buttons.

Picture of the Amazon Echo Dot 1st Generation, front top view. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.
Amazon Echo Dot 1st Generation, front top view. Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speaker picture gallery.

The light ring illuminates in blue and cyan / aqua patterns when the speaker is talking / answering a question.

Picture of the Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Generation Smart Speaker, Top View
Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Generation Smart Speaker Top View

The light ring turns red when the microphone is turned off (muted).

Picture of the Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Gen 2 smart speaker with its Mic OFF, muted, showing the glowing red light ring.
Amazon Alexa Echo Dot Gen 2 smart speaker with its Mic OFF, muted, showing the glowing red light ring.

Echo Dot Alexa Amazon Smart Speaker as Seen from Other Devices and Apps

Picture of the iOS Bluetooth Found Devices list, showing successfully connected Echo Dot.
iOS Bluetooth Found Devices list, showing successfully connected Echo Dot.

An iOS iPad Air tablet, discovering an Echo Dot smart speaker, in Bluetooth discovery mode.

Picture of the iOS Bluetooth Found Devices List, showing Echo Dot entry.
iOS Bluetooth Found Devices List, showing Echo Dot entry.




Picture of the Alexa App Settings Screen, showing my Echo Dot as online.
Alexa App Settings Screen, showing my Echo Dot as online.

 

Picture of the Amazon Alexa App, Prompting to Connect your tablet to Echo Dot.
Amazon Alexa App, Prompting to Connect your tablet to Echo Dot.

Mobile phone or tablet, connected directly to an Echo Dot speaker.

Picture of the Amazon Alexa App, displaying the -Connected Echo Dot- screen.
Amazon Alexa App, displaying the -Connected Echo Dot- screen.

The Echo Dot speaker, connecting to a WiFi network.

Picture of the Amazon Alexa App, displaying the -Preparing Your Echo Dot- screen.
Amazon Alexa App, displaying the -Preparing Your Echo Dot- screen.

 

Picture of the Alexa App, displaying the Echo Dot Setup Screen, Press Action Button Illustration of where the Action button on the 2nd generation Dot is located on the device.
Alexa App, displaying the Echo Dot Setup Screen, Press Action Button Illustration of where the Action button on the 2nd generation Dot is located on the device.




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Revision History

  • 2018-06-28: First published.