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Smart mirrors with voice control are quickly becoming a popular way to check the latest news, sports scores, weather updates, and more. With built-in speakers, LED lights, and a touch screen, these mirrors are an all-in-one device that can be used to access different apps and control the device. Two of the most popular smart mirrors on the market are Amazon’s Echo Show 8 and Lenovo Smart Display 7. In this head-to-head review, we’ll compare key features, price, capability, quality, and real world use cases of both products.
The Amazon Echo Show 8 and Lenovo Smart Display 7 are both 8-inch smart mirrors with voice control. Both devices are powered by Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant and feature a touch screen for easy access to apps and control of the device. The Echo Show 8 features a 1MP front-facing camera for video calls and the Lenovo Smart Display 7 features a 5MP front-facing camera. The Echo Show 8 also has a built-in Zigbee hub for connecting to compatible smart home devices.
In terms of sound quality, both devices offer good sound quality with dual-2-inch stereo speakers. The Echo Show 8 has a slightly better sound quality, but the Lenovo Smart Display 7 has a better bass response. The Echo Show 8 also has a 3.5mm audio jack and Bluetooth connectivity, while the Lenovo Smart Display 7 only has Bluetooth connectivity.
Price-wise, the Echo Show 8 is slightly more expensive than the Lenovo Smart Display 7, costing $129.99 compared to $99.99.
Pros & Cons
The Echo Show 8 offers more features than the Lenovo Smart Display 7, including a Zigbee hub, better sound quality, and a 3.5mm audio jack. The Lenovo Smart Display 7 offers better bass response and a higher resolution front-facing camera.
In terms of real world use cases, both devices can be used to access news, sports scores, weather updates, and more. They can also be used to make video calls and control compatible smart home devices.
Overall, both the Amazon Echo Show 8 and Lenovo Smart Display 7 are great options for a smart mirror with voice control. The Echo Show 8 offers more features and better sound quality, but the Lenovo Smart Display 7 is slightly cheaper and offers better bass response. Ultimately, it comes down to personal preference and budget. As one Amazon reviewer said, “The Echo Show 8 is a great choice for anyone looking for a smart mirror with voice control. It has all the features I need and the sound quality is excellent.”
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