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Amazon Prime, how much it costs, find alternatives and benefits

  1. What is Amazon Prime?
  2. How much does Prime cost? For students?
  3. What are the benefits? What can you watch on Prime video?
  4. What should I watch on Prime, what shows are popular?
  5. How to cancel Prime? How to cancel Prime video?
  6. What are the alternatives to Prime?
  7. What is Amazon Prime day?

What is Amazon Prime?

Amazon Prime is a monthly or annual shopping membership program run by Amazon.com. Customers elect to pay a fee upfront in exchange for free 2-day or faster shipping on millions of items and access to Prime-exclusive deals.

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The Prime program is a central pillar of Amazon’s strategy and has extensive branding of its own

There are additional benefits including free streaming of select tv, movies & music on the Prime applications.

How much does Amazon Prime cost? How much is Prime for Students?

Amazon raised the cost of Prime on February 18, 2022 to $139 per year, or $14.99 per month (179.88 for a full year paid monthly).

Prime Video is $8.99 per month.

Amazon Students can get Prime for $69 per year or 7.49 per month.

What are the benefits to Amazon Prime? What can you watch on Amazon Prime?

The primary benefit is 2-day or faster free shipping Amazon’s selection throughout the US. In many cities, same-day or next-day shipping on orders over $35 is free as well. In recent years being a Prime member has entitled you to deals on special events like Black Friday or Amazon’s own annual Prime Day.

Being a Prime Video member gives you access to stream a large catalog of free music, TV & Movies. Prime Video has dozens of exclusive TV series and movies.

There are many great shows to choose from on Amazon Prime. Some of the most popular options include “Transparent,” which focuses on a family as they navigate issues of identity and sexuality, and “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” a dramedy about an ambitious young woman who becomes a stand-up comedian in the 1950s. Other great choices include “The Man in the High Castle,” a series set in an alternate reality where the Japanese and German forces won World War II, and “Jack Ryan,” a CIA thriller based on Tom Clancy’s best-selling novels. Whether you enjoy fast-paced thrillers or thoughtful character studies, there is something for everyone on Amazon Prime. So what are you waiting for? Start binge-watching today!

How to Cancel Amazon Prime? How to cancel Prime video?

Click to manage your account on Amazon.com and then click the button that reads “update cancel and more”

What are the alternatives to Amazon Prime?

For online shopping, Amazon is a leader and has pushed this position around the offer of free shipping especially. Walmart has notably pushed its free shipping over $35 without any membership for many of its products in response to Amazon’s Prime program. Walmart and other competitors are increasingly offering free shipping without any membership fee.

In terms of the streaming offerings, Netflix, Hulu, Apple TV, & Disney + are currently Amazon Prime Video’s largest competitors.

What is Amazon Prime day?

Amazon Prime day is a special event held by the retail giant Amazon every year. During this event, Amazon offers exclusive discounts and deals on hundreds of its most popular products. Shoppers can take advantage of these deals by signing up for a free trial or paid membership with Amazon Prime. This membership allows users to get free shipping on all of their purchases, as well as several other perks, including access to music and video streaming services, early access to lightning deals, and more.