Hands-on with the Garmin Speak Plus at CES 2018

Garmin just announced an updated version of their Garmin Speak called the Garmin Speak Plus. The new premium model adds a dash cam along with several safety features to a very small device that provides access to Alexa in your car. I got a chance to play with a unit at CES and learn a bit more about its new features. Read more ›

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Garmin Speak Plus adds a dash camera to the original Alexa powered GPS device

Garmin has announced a refreshed version of the Alexa powered GPS gadget they released last year. The new Garmin Speak Plus provides the same access to Alexa in your car, making it essentially a tiny Echo Dot for your dash, as well as the same navigation features as the original Garmin Speak. What the new model adds is a dash cam built into the device which does a lot more than simply record video of your drive, such as providing forward collision and lane departure warnings. Read more ›

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Amazon and Garmin teamed up to make a tiny Echo Dot for your car with Alexa navigation

Garmin has worked with Amazon to release the first Alexa device made for your car. The Garmin Speak is a small round device that attaches to your car windshield to provide you hands-free access to Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant on the go. While it looks just like a tiny Echo Dot, thanks to its LED light ring, it also has an OLED screen on the front that works with Alexa and Garmin’s software to provide both spoken and visual turn-by-turn navigation directions. Read more ›

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