Echo Show 5

Echo Show 5 details
Alexa Echo Show 5 (2nd Gen) smart display device

Following on from the success of the Amazon Echo Show (2nd Gen) comes the Amazon Echo Show 5, the smart display device in the Echo Devices range. A smart display allows Alexa, on Amazon Echo devices, to show you more. The compact 5.5” (approx. 14cm) display is ready to help you manage your day, control your smart devices, entertain with ease, play games and connect you to your family and friends. This great new addition to the echo range adds the benefits of a smart screen without the premium price.

The Amazon Echo Show 5 is designed to fit your life. Place it in the Kitchen so you can easily ask Alexa for a recipe then follow the interactive step-by-step instructions. Or maybe place the Echo Show 5 near the from door so you can check the latest traffic information before you leave for that important meeting or add something to your to-do list so you don’t forget to tick it off when you get home. Maybe check the weather before you decide if you should grab the brolly or not.

You can see the advantages. With a smart screen on the Amazon Echo Show 5 you can ask Alexa to show you your favorite music video, the latest movie trailer you want to watch or catch up with the news headlines. A smart screen really does add an extra dimension to how you interact with your Amazon Echo device.

The smart screen on the Amazon Echo Show 5 makes it even easier to control your smart home. Use your voice to control and your smart display to help manage your smart devices the Echo Show 5 helps simplify your connected life. You can ask you Amazon Echo Show 5 with Alexa to show you your security cameras or maybe turn the light on or off or even adjust the temperature in the room.

With the benefit of a smart display on the Amazon Echo Show 5 it is easy to connect with family and friends. Make hands-free calls to almost anyone mobile and residential numbers. You can also connect to other Echo devices and Skype users with ease. You can also make video calls to other Alexa devices that have a screen, Skype users or the Alexa app on your phone.

Customize your experience – Change background images or maybe use your own photo album to personalize your home screen. Even create a routine to start or end your day.

Product Specifications


148 x 86 x 73 mm


410g. Actual size and weight may vary by manufacturing process.


5.5” touchscreen


1 MP camera with 720p HD video recording and built-in cover.

Wi-Fi Connectivity

Dual-band Wi-Fi supports 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi networks. Does not support connecting to ad-hoc (or peer-to-peer) Wi-Fi networks.

Bluetooth Connectivity

Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) support for audio streaming from your mobile device to Echo Show 5 or from Echo Show 5 to your Bluetooth speaker. Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) for voice control of connected mobile devices. Hands-free voice control is not supported for Mac OS X devices. Bluetooth speakers requiring PIN codes are not supported.


Full range 1.65 built-in speaker. 3.5 mm stereo audio output for use with external speakers (audio cable not included).

Setup Technology

Amazon Wi-Fi simple setup enables customers to connect smart devices to their Wi-Fi network in a few easy steps. Wi-Fi simple setup is another way Alexa is always getting smarter. Click to find out more about Wi-Fi Simple.


MediaTek MT 8163

Accessibility Features

On Echo devices with screens, you can enable Alexa Captioning for subtitles, magnify the screen, toggle color inversion and choose between color correction options. You can also enable the VoiceView screen reader to use gestures to navigate the screen, and hear spoken feedback about the items you select. Click to learn more about Amazon Echo with a screen accessibility.

Included in the Box

Echo Show 5, power adaptor (15W)/cable (1.5 m), Quick Start Guide and Things to Try card.