After popping the batteries in, you'll hold down on the Wand's one button to get the setup process started. Follow Amazon's instructions, and you'll have it paired with your Amazon account and your home's Wi-Fi network in no time.
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You can also hold the button down to talk to Alexa. The Dash Wand can do almost everything that other Alexa gadgets can do, but it isn't an always-listening device, and it can't stream music, schedule reminders or set kitchen timers.
The Dash Wand is magnetic for quick storage on the fridge, and it also comes with a sticky hook that'll let you hang it up anywhere you like. At just $20, and with three months of free AmazonFresh Pickup and a $20 Amazon credit to anyone who buys one, it seems like a bit of a no-brainer, but read our full review for the full story.