There is also a smaller version available for the Echo Plus which is nearly half the size of the original and you can get one for yourself now for about $99.
The Amazon Echo Spot was also announced.
Amazon is also adding higher fidelity equipment to the next-generation Echo in an apparent response to the HomePod. The Manhattan smart screen could also be a way for Google to push its Duo and Hangouts video calling services to more users.
The updated and redesigned Echo boasts improved audio quality and uses an all-new far-field technology. Amazon presently can't seem to react to that counter in any way however as things stand at this moment, owners of the Echo Show looking to get to YouTube through their Alexa-powered speaker are out of alternatives.
Amazon won't say how many Echos it has sold since the device's 2014 debut.
Google's so called Smart Screen, codenamed Manhattan, will boast an approx 7-inch screen, much like the Echo Show.
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After Amazon's event earlier this week there will shortly be a formidable amount different versions Amazon Echoes on the market. Amazon also unveiled the $70 Fire TV with 4K and HDR support, buttons to play games on the Echo and a device through which Echo can make calls, according to The Verge.
Alexa can talk to you and play music directly on Echo Spot through the built-in 2W speaker.
Google's rumored "Manhattan" device will be an Amazon Echo Show competitor that will run a version of Android. The device will only be available in December, with pre-orders already being accepted for a price of $130.
The company also released the 3rd Generation of their streaming device known as the Fire TV. Unlike Amazon, Google has a mobile platform, and therefore, its assistant is essentially mobile rather than confined inside the house.
Google does not want to be left behind in the segment of devices with integrated screens thought to be the center of the digital home.
Spilling of the beans on the Google's Echo Show killer progressed rapidly yesterday evening. Though it seems it will end up getting released in 2018 as it's already the end of 2017 nearly.