Meet the Tmall Genie: an Echo like device from Alibaba that plays your music, understands your habits, and learn skills to better serve you in your smart home. It has a 6-microphone ring with active noise reduction. It can pick up your voice from up to 5 meters.
The device is powered by a Cortex A35 quad-core and has WiFi and Bluetooth. You can activate it by saying “Tmall Genie” in Mandarin. It is launching in limited beta for ¥499.