Amazon doesn't always have the best deals on Amazon gear. Case in point: The Echo Show 5 smart screen is currently marked down to $70 as part of Amazon's big device sale, but for a limited time, and while supplies last, UntilGone has the Echo Show 5 for just $50 with promo code 266820. That ties the lowest price I've ever seen.
The Echo Show packs in all the usual Alexa-powered voice goodness and adds a 5.5-inch touchscreen. It also has a camera (with privacy shutter), so video calls with friends and family are a breeze.
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At this size, the Show 5 might be better suited to your nightstand than to, say, a kitchen counter, though take note that some may find the display a little bright, even at its lowest setting. Read CNET's Echo Show 5 review to learn more.
I am finally getting one of these, so expect some hands-on feedback from me the next time there's an Echo Show deal. There will be others, of course, but I doubt we'll see a price lower than this.
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