Amazon Video: How to Watch Prime on Apple TV, Fire TV, PS3, PS4, Xbox

Amazon Video is probably the most preferred video streaming service in the world today. It’s a product of Amazon.com. Wondering how you can watch Amazon Video on your compatible smart hub TVs – HD, 4K, HDR, OLED, UHD, 8K, and gaming consoles? Don’t worry. In this writeup, we will work you through the steps you can use to connect your compatible Fire TV, Apple TV, and gaming consoles such as PS3, PS4 & Xbox One. Here, we first give an overview of Amazon Video popularly know as Prime Video and highlight how you can sign into Amazon Prime on your TV. Next, a step by step description of how you can watch or stream unlimited movies or TV shows on your Apple TV, Fire TV, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

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Contents:

  1. Overview of Amazon Video
  2. How To Register or Sign Into Amazon Prime on Your Smart TV
  3. How to Watch Amazon Prime on Apple TV
  4. Setup Amazon Prime on Fire TV
  5. How to Watch Amazon Video on PlayStation 3
  6. Setup or Access Prime Video on PlayStation 4
  7. How to Watch Amazon Video on Xbox One

Amazon video offers users a huge collection of top-rated movies, TV shows, Amazon Original series, and documentaries. When you sign up for Amazon video or Amazon Prime, you’ll be able to watch thousands of unlimited movies and TV shows from the comfort of your living room. It’s important to note that if you subscribe to Amazon Prime, you’ll have full access to Amazon Video as an add-on. When you procure Prime membership, it also qualifies you to Amazon.com two-day shipping, access to ad-free Amazon Music, unlimited cloud photo storage and Kindle ebooks.

How To Register or Sign Into Amazon Prime on Your Smart TV

In order to be able to stream unlimited movies and TV shows or watch Amazon prime video on your compatible Apple TV, Fire TV, PS3, PS4, Xbox One, you’ll need to sign into your Amazon prime account. Here are the steps that you can use to connect your device to your Prime account:

  1. On smart TV or gaming console, open the Amazon Prime Video app. You can also download it from your device’s app store.
  2. Tap “Sign in and start watching” button to register the device. If you don’t have an Amazon Prime account, you can check out our article on how to sign up for an Amazon Prime account.
  3. Enter the email address and password you used to create your Amazon.com account. However, if you created your Amazon prime or video account with different email address and password, sign in with the right credentials.

Alternatively, you can register on Amazon.com website and you’ll receive a 5–6 character code that you can enter in your prime account.

How to Watch Amazon Prime on Apple TV

With Prime Video app, you’ll be able to watch Prime Video on your Apple TV. Here are the steps that you can use to connect and watch prime video on your Apple TV:

  1. From the Home Screen, open the App Store application.
  2. Locate Prime Video, and select the Get option to start the download of Prime Video app.
  3. Open the Prime Video app
  4. Sign in with your Prime video or Amazon prime account to connect to the app.
  5. Choose a movie or TV show to open the video details.
  6. Tap Watch Now or Resume to start streaming.

How to Setup Amazon Prime on Fire TV

You can go to Settings to register your Fire TV Stick Basic Edition if the device is yet to be registered. Registration is basically the association of your Amazon video or prime account information with your device. To register, navigate to the Fire TV menu and select Settings>My Account>Register and enter your Amazon account information. Below are the steps you can use to watch Prime video on your compatible Fire TV:

  1. From the Home screen, launch the Prime Video app.
  2. Browse all available Prime Video titles. Alternatively, you can use the search bar to find a specific movie title.
  3. Select a movie or TV show that you want. This will open the video details.
  4. Tap “Watch Now” to start viewing.

How to Watch Amazon Video on PS3

It is very easy to connect and watch Prime Video on your PlayStation 3 via the Prime Video app. Just go to the PlayStation Store to download the Amazon video app. Below are the steps you can use to download the video app and set up Prime video on your PS3:

  1. From the XrossMediaBar (XMB), open the PlayStation Store.
  2. Tap on Apps and then select Movies and TV.
  3. Locate Prime Video, and select the Download option to start the download and installation.
  4. Open TV/Video Services and select Prime Video.
  5. Review and accept the notification to receive the latest updates.
  6. Sign in with your Amazon Video or Prime membership account information to connect your account to the app.
  7. Choose a movie or TV show to open the video details.
  8. Finally, tap “Watch Now or Resume” to start streaming movies.

How to Access or Setup Prime Video on PlayStation 4

In order to watch or set up Prime Video on your PlayStation 4, you’ll need to download Prime Video app. The app is available on the PlayStation Store. Here the steps that you can use to download the app and connect your PS4:

  1. From the XrossMediaBar (XMB) of your device, open TV & Video.
  2. Go to Prime Video, and select the Download option.
  3. Choose Start to launch the app.
  4. Then, Sign in with your Prime video or Amazon Prime membership account information to connect your account to the app.
  5. Choose a movie or TV show to open the video details.
  6. Tap Watch Now or Resume to start watching. It’s that simple!

How to Watch Amazon Video on Xbox One

To start watching Prime Video on your Xbox One such as Xbox One X and Xbox One S, you’ll need to download the Prime Video app. You can easily download the app from the App Store. Below are the steps you can use to download the Amazon prime video app:

  1. From the Home Screen of your device, open the Store tab.
  2. Go to Prime Video, and select the Get option.
  3. Tap Launch to open the app.
  4. Sign in with your Prime video or Amazon Prime membership account information to connect your account to the app.
  5. Choose a movie or TV show to open the video details.
  6. Tap Watch Now or Resume to start viewing.

Amazon video is offered in different languages. You can watch Prime video in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazil), Dutch, Polish, Hindi, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Tamil, Telugu. So, you can change the Prime Video language according to your preferences. Just go to www.primevideo.com or download the Prime Video mobile app to set your language preferences. Meanwhile, you can check out our article on how to watch Amazon Prime on smart hub TVs like Samsung, LG, and Sony to learn more.