Amazon Prime Video is now official in the Indian market. The video streaming service will give Amazon Prime users access to unlimited Hollywood and Bollywood blockbusters, TV shows, and even to Amazon's original series that includes some great TV shows.
The video streaming service is available via a mobile application available on both the Google Play Store and the Apple app store and here's everything you need to know about it.
Rejoice Amazon Prime Users
As a newly signed Amazon Prime customer, it's nothing less than a Christmas gift to get free access to huge content library of Hollywood and Bollywood blockbusters on Amazon Prime Video. Yes you heard it right; the video streaming service is absolutely free for Amazon Prime users who are already paying Rs. 499 annually to Amazon for exclusive services. Amazon Prime users just need to install the mobile app on their iOS or Android devices and sign in with their username to access free content on video streaming app. Non Prime members can try the service for free or subscribe to Amazon Prime for Rs. 499 for the first year.
As noted, Amazon Prime members enjoy discounted same-day delivery to pin-codes in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and more cities across India.
What’s in Store?
With Amazon Prime membership, users will have access to the latest Bollywood and regional blockbusters, Hollywood movies, US TV shows and will also be able to enjoy the latest Amazon Original Series like Transparent, Betas, Mozart in the Jungle, etc.
Access Prime Video anywhere
You can access Amazon Prime video service on your iOS and Android devices and as well as on your smart TV in the comfort of your living room. Web viewers will have to head to PrimeVideo.com on their Windows desktops and PCs.
Besides, you can also stream Amazon Prime video content on your game console.
One Account Multiple Devices
One Amazon Prime Video account will let you stream content on multiple devices. Users just need to login from the same account on different devices to watch the video content on their laptops, smart TV, gaming consoles and desktops.
Amazon Prime Video Competitors
Amazon Prime Video will fight against the popular subscription based services such as Netflix India, Hotstar, and many more. Netflix India subscription is priced at Rs. 650 per month and Hotstar at Rs. 199 per month. The content library on Hotstar is not very appealing and Netflix comes out to be an expensive overall service.
Moreover Amazon Prime also offers free one-day delivery for a year, which is a huge benefit.