Echo Stereo System Device Compatibility

Some Echo devices support different stereo pair configurations, like adding Echo Sub for rich bass or creating left and right stereo channels.

Sub Pair: Pair one supported Echo device with Echo Sub to get music with rich bass.

Stereo Pair: Pair two identical, supported Echo devices for music playback separated into left and right channels.

Stereo Pair also supports connecting one Echo Sub. Use the table to see which Echo devices can support pairing.

Supported Echo Devices Sub Pair Stereo Pair

Echo (1st Generation)

Yes

Echo (2nd Generation)

Yes

Yes

Echo Dot (3rd Generation)

Yes

Yes

Echo Plus (1st Generation)

Yes

Yes

Echo Plus (2nd Generation)

Yes

Yes

Echo Show (1st Generation)

Yes *

Echo Show (2nd Generation)

Yes *

Echo Show 5

Yes *

Yes

*Currently, Echo Sub only supports music playback. Video playback is not supported. Some bass frequencies may still be produced by the Echo Show.

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