Echo Dot Kids Edition, a smart speaker with Alexa for kids – blue case

THE FIRST ECHO FOR KIDS Introducing a hands-free, voice-controlled speaker with Alexa, designed with kids in mind. Echo Dot Kids Edition can play age-appropriate music, answer questions, tell stories, and more. Includes a black Echo Dot, a 1-year subscription to FreeTime Unlimited, a fun kid-friendly case, and a 2-year worry-free guarantee. If they break it, return it and we’ll replace it for free. With the 1-year FreeTime Unlimited subscription, kids can access content they’ll love, such as skills and music designed specifically for them. Parents can control time limits, set bedtimes, review activity, and more. With far-field voice recognition, Echo Dot Kids Edition can hear you from across the room, and only streams audio to the Alexa Voice Service when it recognizes the wake word “Alexa.” WHAT KIDS WANT TODAY AND TOMORROW Kids will love interacting with Alexa, and Echo Dot Kids Edition features turn Alexa into a kid-friendly study buddy, DJ, comedian, storyteller, and more. The included 1-year FreeTime Unlimited subscription contains a variety of kid-focused skills, along with thousands of songs from ad-free radio stations and playlists from iHeartRadio Family, like Radio Disney, Nick Radio and Kids Hits. FreeTime Unlimited also gives kids access to over 300 Audible books, including Beauty and the Beast and Peter Pan. They’ll enjoy hundreds of hours of fun and educational content, like hearing stories from Disney characters, playing No Way That’s True from Nickelodeon, quizzing their knowledge with National Geographic, waking up to special alarms featuring characters they love, and more. PEACE OF MIND FOR PARENTSUse the online Parent Dashboard to review activity, pause Alexa, and set daily time limits at bedtime or throughout the day. Parents can filter explicit songs from Amazon Music and voice shopping is turned off to help prevent

Product Features

  • Now Alexa is a kid-friendly DJ, comedian, and storyteller – and she’s always getting smarter. Just ask and Alexa will play music, answer questions, read stories, tell jokes, and more – all with younger ears in mind.
  • Up to $109 in savings on Echo Dot (Black), 1 year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited, and a kid-friendly case, plus a 2-year worry-free guarantee-if they break it, return it and we’ll replace it for free
  • The included 1 year of FreeTime Unlimited gives your kids access to hundreds of hours of fun and educational content, including ad-free radio stations and playlists, Audible books, and a growing list of premium kids skills. After one year, your subscription will automatically renew every month starting at just $2.99/month plus applicable tax. You may cancel any time by visiting the Amazon Parent Dashboard or contacting Customer Service.
  • 1 year of FreeTime Unlimited gives you access to over 1000 Audible books for kids, like Beauty & the Beast and Peter Pan, thousands of songs, and kid-favorite games and skills from Disney, National Geographic, Nickelodeon, and more
  • Easy-to-use parental controls in the online Amazon Parent Dashboard let you set daily time limits, review activity, or pause Alexa on the device
  • Kids can control lights, plugs, switches, and more with compatible connected devices
  • Automatically filter explicit songs from Amazon Music or Spotify
  • Call kids to dinner or tell them it’s bedtime from compatible Echo devices in the house. Plus, add approved friends and family for calling and messaging outside the house.

3 COMMENTS

  1. This thing needs some post release development efforts ASAP. Steer clear for preschoolers.. I regretfully have to award this product 2 stars…Let me start off by saying I LOVE my original Echo and Echo Dot, and I am knee deep in smart home tech so I am by no means a novice when it comes to this stuff. I was on the original pre-order for the first launch of the Echo and have been an avid supporter ever since. We have Fire TVs, Kindles, Kindle Fires, etc…So when Amazon announced a Kid’s Edition Echo Dot, I was ecstatic to get my 3.5yr old daughter her…

  2. Kids Editions plays Erotica!! We have a number of Alexa devices in our house and they work very well. We bought the Kids Edition for our 4-year old son. We told it “play bedtime thunderstorm” and instead it played erotica. See the attached screenshot showing it correctly understood the request. On a normal Alexa, this plays white noise.How they could they possibly build a Kids Edition that ignores the normal requests and instead plays erotica??I contacted support who told me we should say…

  3. Great Product, VERY Misleading Advertising. The product itself, the Echo Dot is a 5 star product. The Freetime service itself is also great and if you DON’T ALREADY HAVE FREETIME this is a great thing to buy.But if you already have Freetime then the price difference really isn’t justified. Freetime is, essentially, just a parent control suite, albeit a VERY good one with a lot of customization options. There is nothing in this hardware that is different from an off the shelf echo dot except the case (and you can find…

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