Amazon Prime is a premium membership program for Amazon customers. It offers wide range of services from Fast delivery, Entertainment program subscriptions and Early Prime Access. This service have yearly and monthly subscription plans. If you are going to purchase the Prime membership, you can use any payment method other than Pay on delivery.
The Prime membership gives Guaranteed free One-Day, Two-Day and Standard Delivery on eligible items. These delivery options will change depend upon the delivery city. You can see the delivery options available for you by giving your pin code at Product’s detail page. Amazon also offers Same-Day and 2-hour Express Delivery for selected pin codes. Prime members can also schedule delivery by their convenience time and they don’t need a minimum purchase value for qualifying free delivery. This free delivery option is only applicable for Prime eligible orders.
We can also try Prime membership free for a 1 month period and choose to continue or discontinue the service. You will need a valid credit card to register 30 days Amazon Prime free trial. You can enjoy all benefits of Prime membership during this free trial period. If you feel that the Amazon Prime Membership is not beneficial to you, it is important to cancel the prime membership before the trial period ends. Otherwise you will be automatically upgraded to paid prime membership by charging monthly membership cost from your credit card.
Prime members can also share certain benefits with the other amazon members, including FREE Prime Shipping, Prime Video, Photos Family Vault, Twitch Prime, other digital benefits, and exclusive offers. Sharing these benefits through Amazon Household requires both members to link their accounts in an Amazon Household and agree to share the payment methods.
How to sign up Amazon Prime Trial
- Login to your Amazon account
- Click on Amazon Prime from the homepage.
- Select Start 30 days free trial option.
- Enter the Credit card details
- Complete the Billing address.
- Click Start your 30-day free trial.
- Your Prime membership will start now.
In Particular days, Amazon gives promotional offer on purchasing Prime membership in a discounted rate. If you cancel your Prime Membership, you will get the full refund if you have not used any Prime benefits. Within 3 to 5 business days, the refund will be issued to original payment method.
The Prime members will get Prime rewards for their purchases. The members can save upto Rs.2400 in a year using Prime account. For every orders, Amazon offers 2% of amazon cash back and this amount will be added to Amazon pay balance. To get 2% cashback, the Prime member must setup Auto Reload option to at least 1000 Rupees. The cashback will be credited within 10 days of placing the order. Only credit cards and ICICI bank debits cards can be used for setting up the auto reload option.
If you have purchased the Prime membership on monthly basis, your membership will be auto-renewed every month by charging the original payment method. There is Prime exclusive section that sells products exclusively for Prime members. The non-prime customers cannot purchase these products. The Early access to lightning deals and other promotions help Prime members to shop items with bigger discounts and exclusive offers.
Prime Video, Music and Reading
Amazon Prime Video, Prime Music and Prime Reading are digital services provided along with the Prime membership. Through these services, we can stream TV Shows, movies, music and can read eBooks on our device from anywhere. These Prime services are available as separate Apps and can be installed from both Appstore and Playstore.
Prime Video have latest movies, exclusive shows, trailers and Amazon originals to their Prime members. For viewing channels which are not included in Prime, we need to subscribe each channel individually. There are shows that can be download and watch later without the need of Internet. The Prime video and music can be streamed on devices like Smart TV, set-top box, Roku, Google TV, TiVo, Nvidia Shield, and other consoles. We can also plug Amazon Fire TV Stick with our TV having HDMI port to enjoy the Prime digital services. The Parental Controls in Prime Video helps to block adult contents and provide better programs to kids. The IMDB data will be shown along with the video for getting the details without need of further searches.
The Prime Music have millions of songs from different languages. It helps to stream free music without any advertisements. We can also use voice search to find songs. We can access different play lists and stations including different genres, moods and artists. This service can be also accessed from Amazon Echo devices. The offline download option will help us to save favorite music and helps us to listen them without extra data use.
Amazon Prime Reading includes eBooks from large collection of best selling books and other popular books. It is available through Amazon’s book reading device Kindle and from it’s mobile App. Apart from other services, Amazon prime reading is know as Kindle on Appstore and Playstore. There are many free e-books along with prime subscription. While reading, the built-In dictionary will help Kindle readers to look up word meanings instantly. There are sample chapters available to read before we purchase e-books.
These Amazon services will cost more when we use them separately. If you are in need of these services, it will be worth purchasing Amazon Prime. Before purchasing the membership, make use of free trial option to see it’s benefits. Also if you are a frequent buyer from Amazon, it is really worth to purchase Amazon Prime membership that can save extra money and helps to enjoy many benefits.