The all-new Echo Dot features a clock and is on sale for less than 40

Get the Full StorySave 21: The 4th generation Echo Dot is on sale on Amazon for 38.99 as of Nov. 22 in a Black Friday deal.

If you keep glancing over at your nightstand and wondering what's missing, we have the answer: the newest Echo Dot.

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This 4th generation Echo Dot features a clock that is perfect to begrudgingly look at when you wake up in the morning wishing it wasn't time to get out of bed. To make those few minutes a bit easier, you can ask your Echo Dot for the weather, reminders, and more thanks to its built-in Alexa assistant.

It can also be used as a speaker and a smart-home controller. Using just your voice, you can turn on lights, adjust thermostats, and lock doors with compatible devices around your house. Read more...More about Echo Dot, Black Friday, Mashable Shopping, Tech, and Consumer Tech