Amazon.com (AMZN) - Get Amazon.com, Inc. Report said on Thursday that owners of its next-generation smart speaker Amazon Echo Show will be able to use the device to tap into video cameras around the house.

The Amazon Echo Show, the first version of the e-commerce giant's Echo device to have a screen, will link to a person's smart camera, which is required for this feature to work.

To activate the camera, Echo Show owners only need to say "Alexa, show me the front door camera," or "Alexa, show me the baby camera."

Several of Amazon's partners have already announced support for the feature, including Alphabet's (GOOGL) - Get Alphabet Inc. Class A Report smart home company Ring, and home automation firm Nest.

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