Performance Features Ergonomics Value PRICE $299 AT A GLANCE Plus High-quality DAC Alexa voice control Includes headphone amp Minus Cumbersome input selection No aptX Bluetooth No hardware remote control THE VERDICT The Amazon Echo Link Amp offers an easy way to connect music streaming services to your existing stereo speakers. With the new Amazon Echo Link Amp ($299), Amazon is sending Alexa off into unchartered territory. The goal: get music out of the phone and into the home, where it can be shared with family and friends. Such a warm, fuzzy idea! Good thing the Link Amp's sound is crisp, clear, and not fuzzy at all.