The device is currently sold out, but Echo Dot became this year’s number one Black Friday seller, selling like hot cakes (err hockey pucks). New stock won’t be available until December 1st.

With no surprise, according to a statement released by Amazon, customers ordered more items on Black Friday this year than ever before, breaking all previous records. “Echo Dot was the best-selling item on Amazon.com on Thanksgiving and continues to be the best-selling item on Black Friday so far,” said an Amazon spokes woman this past Friday. Great news despite a 10% only discount on the 2nd generation Echo Dot.

Those that own Echo experienced issues on Friday as Alexa worked to keep up with demand.┬áThe familiar red ring, echo showing offline, getting “Sorry, I’m having trouble understanding you right now” was reported by many Echo owners. Amazon was probably surprised by the demand for the Echo platform. Still no definite news on an official Canadian release and hopes have faded for the Christmas season. There is always 2017…