How can I download the Amazon Prime Video app on my TV?

How can I download the Amazon Prime Video app on my TV?

By carolc

If you’re reading this, you are probably struggling to start playing your Amazon Prime Video on your TV. Well, your prayers have been heard because now we’re going to explain to you how exactly you can set up your Amazon Prime Video.

About Amazon Prime Video

There’s very little chance that you don’t already know what Amazon Prime Video is, but we thought giving a little introduction to the service will help get a better idea of what you’re dealing with. Amazon Prime Video is a subscription video-on-demand streaming and rental service Amazon offered as a standalone subscription or as part of Amazon’s Prime subscription. The service mainly provides films and television series produced by Amazon Studios or licensed to Amazon, as Prime Originals (or Amazon Originals) or Exclusives.

It’s a worldwide service, and as such and it may require a full Prime subscription to be accessed. It can be accessed without a full Prime subscription in some countries, while in others, you can only open it through a dedicated website.

How to watch Amazon Prime Video on your TV

Amazon Prime Video is Netflix’s main global rival. As such, it makes sure to keep up with the competition by offering the option for watching all available TV shows on an internet-connected device.

Don’t be alarmed; setting up your TV for Amazon Prime video is a quick and easy process. Here is a step-by-step guide to successfully playing Amazon Prime Video on your TV.

Step 1 – Check if your TV is compatible

Amazon Prime Video offers an excellent device compatibility range. Still, it’s always best to check before signing up to make sure you’ll be able to stream content on your preferred gadget. Here are all the TVs that work with Prime Video. Keep in mind that only Smart TVs will work.

  • Fire TV
  • Samsung TVs
  • Sony TVs
  • LG TVs
  • Apple TV

Step 2 – Create your Amazon Prime Video account

When you go on the Amazon Prime Video website, you will be asked to sign in to your Amazon account with your email and password.

New to Amazon? If you don’t have an account, don’t worry. Click on Create your Amazon account. Then, enter your name and email, and choose a password that you will use to get into your account. Next, type in your payment details. Amazon accepts all major credit and debit cards.

And that’s it. Your account is ready to use.

Step 3 – Download the app

To take the most out of Prime Video, take the time to set up the Prime Video app on your devices. Depending on your TV, you will have the Amazon Prime Video app integrated, or you will have to install it. After installation, all you need to do is open the Prime Video app and login with your account.

Step 4 – Start exploring the selection

Amazon Prime Video offers a great mix of TV shows and movies with original productions, which are definitely worth watching. So once you have settled your account and TV app, you can grab some popcorn and start watching.

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