How To Watch Amazon Prime Video Online & Offline

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With a constant inflow of licensed and original material, movies for rent a la carte, and bundling with Amazon Prime perks, Prime Video has become one of the top streaming platforms in India. In this article, we'll walk you through the fundamentals, such as how to obtain Amazon Prime Video and how to view its movies and TV programs on various devices, including how to get the Amazon Prime Video app for PC download.


How To Watch Amazon Prime Movies and Web Series Online?

If you've got an Amazon Prime Video subscription, the easiest way to stream the platform's content is by accessing the application or accessing the website using an internet connection. Check out the various ways through which you can watch various Amazon Prime movies and web series online.

How To Watch Amazon Prime Video Movies and Series On TV

Amazon offers a separate app for linked devices, similar to NetflixSonyLIV and other OTT platforms. If you do have a smart TV, video game console, or internet-connected Blu-ray player, all you need to do is visit the app store on your device and install the Amazon Prime Video app.

If you're uncertain about your Amazon Prime Video app installation, start with Amazon's help sites, explaining compatible devices and capabilities.

If you have an older gadget or a television that isn't internet-ready, Amazon still offers a solution for you. Utilising the Amazon Fire TV Stick, you could watch Amazon Prime Video on outdated HDTVs. All you need is a vacant HDMI port and a WiFi connection (in contrast to the Fire TV Stick). It is obtainable in two modes: one that enables 1080p and one that accommodates 4K.

They have a similar appearance, however, there are a few distinguishing characteristics. They have various CPUs and support different Doly audio versions. However, both need external power, WiFi, and an HDMI connection.

Ensure you have the most recent HDMI cables. You'll need an HDMI cable that enables HDMI version 2.0a for 4K, HDR streaming.

How To Watch Amazon Prime On DTH? Popular DTH networks offer smart DTH boxes, wherein you can download popular OTT apps to stream. So, if you're wondering how to watch Amazon Prime on DishTV and other popular DTH networks, simply download the app on your set-top box, log in and start streaming!

How To Watch Amazon Prime Video Movies and Series On Mobile

If you have a Prime membership, you can easily obtain Amazon Prime Video on your Android or Apple smartphone. You simply need to go to your device's app store - the App Store for iOS and the Google Play store for Android. Download and install the Amazon Prime Video application from your device's app store, launch it, and sign in using your Amazon account.

How To Watch Amazon Prime Video Movies and Series On A Gaming Console

Amazon Prime Video applications are available for all major consoles, including the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, as well as Xbox Series X/S.

The Xbox One S, One X, and Series X/S have all been verified to be competent in broadcasting Prime Video in 4K HDR.

All devices need just the use of a gamepad or an optional specialized remote control to navigate. On the Nintendo Switch, there is no support.

How To Watch Amazon Prime Video Movies and Series On PC

You may now watch Amazon Prime Video on your PC using your favorite online browser. However, there are several caveats. According to Amazon's specifications, your browser and machine must be up to date. However, the minimal needs are more than reasonable, and as long as you use a current web browser on your device, you should have no problems.

Chrome, Safari, plus Firefox are three of the most popular online browsers, so be sure you're using the most recent version. If you're a Windows user, you'll need to be running at least Windows 7. The oldest supported version of macOS is 10.7. Though Linux is compatible, it seems that using Google Chrome, which supports the HTML5 player, is the ideal combo.

Once you're ready, head to Amazon's Prime Video website, login in or join up for a membership, and start binge-watching.

Amazon Prime Video also launched a Watch Party function that enables Prime members to watch movies and TV programs from various places together. Watch Party allows users to communicate with up to 100 pals while watching movies and TV programs online.

Also Read: Amazon Prime Video Vs Netflix - What You Need To Know

Benefits of Amazon Prime App On PC

Amazon Prime Video for Windows 11/10 is now available for download from the Microsoft Store. You may also use the Edge browser to download and utilise Amazon Prime as a Progressive Web App (PWA).

The following is a list of the new benefits for the Amazon Prime Video app for PC download on Windows 10:

  • Download videos to view them offline - wherever you are, whenever you want.
  • Thousands of titles, including new releases, popular TV series, and more, are available for rent or purchase.
  • Prime users may subscribe to more than 150 premium and specialty channels, including HBO, SHOWTIME, STARZ, and Cinemax, through Prime Video Channels.
  • You only pay for the channels you want, no cable necessary, and you may cancel at any time.
  • View IMDb information on performers, music, and trivia for videos while you watch them with the X-Ray feature.

This functionality is only available via the Windows 10 app and is compatible with desktop PCs, laptops, as well as tablets. So, you cannot download the Amazon Prime Video app for PC on Windows 7. The video streaming interface will be identical to what is already available on the Prime Video website.

How To Watch Amazon Prime Movies and Web Series Offline?

While streaming movies and web series on Amazon Prime is extremely convenient with an internet connection, it's not possible to always have a good network, especially while traveling. In such cases, you can consider watching the content offline.

You'll need a Fire tablet or the Prime Video app for iOS, Android, macOS, or Windows 10 to download Prime Video titles for offline watching.

To download Prime Video titles, use the Prime Video app on your device and search for the title you wish to save.

  • For movies, go to the detail page and choose the option to download the title.
  • For TV series, you may download the complete season. To download individual episodes, click the download symbol in the episode list.

Downloaded content cannot be played back through Chromecast or Airplay at the moment. With approved devices and the proper adaptors, offline playback to a television is feasible.

You may choose where to keep downloaded titles in the Prime Video app for Android and Windows 10.

How to Subscribe to Amazon Prime Video

Before you can watch any movie or web series on Amazon Prime, offline or online, you need a subscription. Follow the steps below to subscribe to Amazon Prime:

  1. To begin, visit the official website of Amazon Prime or install the Prime Video app on your mobile device.
  2. Then, create an Amazon Prime account using your Google or Email ID
  3. Choose a plan based on your requirement and make the payment

Once the payment process is complete, you'll have access to the thousands of movies and web series on Amazon Prime. To know more about Amazon Prime Video's subscription plans, check out guide.

How To Download Amazon Prime Video?

You can download the Amazon Prime Video app on smartphones, SmartTVs and on set-top boxes. Depending on the device you're using, you need to simply visit Play Store (Android, Google) or App Store (Apple, iOS). Once you've opened the relevant store, follow the steps given below:

  1. Search for 'Amazon Prime Video' in the search bar.
  2. Once the app shows up, click on 'Download'.
  3. After the app is downloaded, login to your account.

Once you've logged in, you can browse through and stream content based on your subscription.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many devices may utilise Prime Video concurrently?

Using the same Amazon account, you may watch up to three videos at the same time. You may only stream the same video to two devices at a time.

Does Prime expire immediately if you cancel it?

When you cancel your Amazon Prime subscription, your benefits will not be terminated immediately. Instead, you will be able to access the advantages until the current membership period expires. Your Amazon Prime benefits will be terminated after your current pay month expires.

Can I watch Prime Video on someone else's television?

It is not necessary to log in to use it with the remote. It must be linked to someone's Amazon.com account in order for Amazon to charge for material viewed. You may use it while it's logged in to someone else's account, or you can go to settings and log in to your own.

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