Tag Archive: Prime


Original Prime Video shows got Amazon 5 million new Prime subscribers in 2017

26 million people watched original and third-party programming, too.

Similar to Netflix and Hulu, Amazon creates a number of original programming for its Prime Video streaming service – one of the many perks that come with an Amazon Prime subscription. Amazon spends billions of dollars on this video content each year, and thanks to a new report, we now have a better idea as to how these original shows make Amazon money.

According to internal documents that  [Read More…]

Prime members can rent these Oscar-nominated films in Digital HD for $2 each

Catch one of these awesome flicks for just $ 2 each for a limited time.

Amazon has select Oscar-nominated films available to rent in Digital HD for $ 1.99 each. This deal is exclusively for Prime members. These movies were all up for Best Picture in recent years.

As the nomination suggests, the films in this selection are all highly-rated and worth a watch. Some of them include movies like Her, Captain Phillips, Mad Max: Fury Road,  [Read More…]

You can now watch UFC pay-per-view fights via Amazon Prime Video

Starting first with UFC 222.

If you’re a fan of watching some of the world’s best fighters duke it out in the octagon, tuning into your favorite UFC fights is about to get a lot easier. Beginning with UFC 222 on March 3, you’ll be able to purchase and stream pay-per-view matches directly through Amazon Prime Video.

You can access these fights through the Prime Video app on all your devices (including Android, Roku, desktop, etc.), and  [Read More…]

Amazon Music is the latest addition to your Prime subscription in India

Amazon Music offers a vast catalog of regional and international content to Prime subscribers in India.

Amazon soft-launched Prime Music alongside the Echo family last November, with the service accessible to anyone with an Echo device. The music streaming service is now going live for all Prime subscribers in India, and you’ll be able to access the vast catalog of tunes by hitting up the web player or downloading the Amazon Music app.

The timing makes  [Read More…]

Amazon awards gift cards to users who paid to remove Prime Exclusive Phones ads

Earlier this month, Amazon announced that it will no longer push lockscreen ads on its Prime Exclusive Phones and, as a result, would increase the price of the devices with $ 20. The company has been selling these products ever since 2016 and until recently owners could only get rid of these ads by paying a […]

The post Amazon awards gift cards to users who paid to remove Prime Exclusive Phones ads appeared first on AndroidGuys.

Amazon Prime Exclusive phones will no longer include lockscreen ads

Bargain hunters looking for affordable Android phones have been able to turn to Amazon Prime Exclusives to save money, though with a big catch – buying a Prime Exclusive phone meant putting up with frequent ads for Amazon products delivered to the lockscreen. Well not anymore. Amazon released a statement indicating that starting today, February […]

Amazon is getting rid of lock screen ads from its Prime Exclusive phones

Current Prime Exclusive phones will receive an update that removes lock screen ads.

Amazon offers exciting discounts on a variety of phones via its Prime Exclusive program in exchange for lock screen ads, but that’s changing. Starting tomorrow, February 7, Prime Exclusive phones will no longer feature ads, and Amazon has mentioned that it will roll out a software update for current phones that will get rid of the ads.

Amazon stated that the move was  [Read More…]

How to share Amazon Prime with friends and family

Willing to share some of that free quick shipping and streaming video with your crew? It’s probably easier than you think.

Your Amazon Prime account is set up with a feature called Amazon Household that allows you to share a large handful your benefits with friends and family. Add another adult to your digital household and enjoy easy features including parental controls for the kids, unlimited storage for photos, and a family library to share books, apps,  [Read More…]

Security flaw lets anyone access a locked Prime Exclusive Moto G5 Plus

Would you like a security flaw with that ad?

If you’re in the market for an affordable unlocked phone, Amazon’s Prime Exclusive phones are worth checking out. Devices offered include the likes of the Moto X4, LG G6, and Nokia 6, and you can get them at pretty steep discounts as a result of ads that Amazon places on their lock screens.

Unfortunately, it would appear that these ads have created a security flaw on at least  [Read More…]

Amazon to raise cost of monthly Prime membership by $2 in February

A bad deal gets worse.

If you’re paying monthly instead of annually for your Amazon Prime membership, it’s going to cost you a bit more each month. Amazon will be raising the price by $ 2 per month starting on February 18, and the change applies to both new and existing customers. This will bring the monthly fee from $ 10.99 up to $ 12.99, meaning that you’ll be paying just under $ 156 for a year of Prime  [Read More…]