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Amazon Echo Dot vs Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation)

Amazon Echo Dot Controller
Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Generation) Controller
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Connectivity

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USB
no
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yes
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Number of USB connectors
N/A
1
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Type of USB connector
N/A
Micro-USB
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Communication

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Ethernet connection
no
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no
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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yes
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yes
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Wireless networking standard (IEEE 802.11)
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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Communication protocol
N/A
Bluetooth
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Compatibility

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App-controlled
yes
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yes
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Operating system
  • Android
  • iOS
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  • Android
  • iOS
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