JavaScript must be enabled in order for you to see the posts in this forum. However, it seems JavaScript is either disabled or not supported by your browser. To see the posts, images and links please enable JavaScript by changing your browser options, then try again.


Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Amazon Prime now available in India
Tuesday 26-July-2016, 16:39,
Amazon Prime now available in India
Amazon Prime now available in India

MUMBAI: With an introductory price of Rs 499 for a year, Amazon Prime is now available in India to give users same day or next day delivery on orders and 30 minute early access to lightning deals. After the inaugural pricing period, a Prime subscription will cost Rs 999 a year.

Items eligible for Prime benefits are marked on the website with the Prime logo next to it. Alternatively, users can choose the Prime logo filter to view the items available on Prime.

The company has announced that Amazon Prime Video will be coming in later but it has not given a timeline. Prime Video will have access to Amazon Original Series, movies and TV shows from India and around the world.

In the U.S., Amazon Prime offers over 40,000 movies and TV shows, a million songs and 500,000 free ebooks for $99 per year. It has begun talks with Bollywood producers and independent production houses for building video content from India. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced that $300 mn (approx Rs 2,000 cr) will be invested in its India unit.

Overall, it’s a great news for Indian entertainment industry, as such heavy funding will surely bring out the top talent and potential superstars.

With this, Amazon’s total investment commitment in India goes up to $5 bn; the $3 billion announced now, plus the $2 billion investment announced back in July 2014, which the company has already completed in phases over the past two years.

0
Add Thank You Reply
[-]


Possibly Related Threads...
ThreadAuthorRepliesViewsLast Post
  SPN India to broadcast 'El Clásico' at prime time on 3 Dec Sandesha 0 10 Friday 02-December-2016, 19:03
Last Post: Sandesha
  Amazon Prime to show Asahi's anime content Sandesha 0 41 Monday 28-November-2016, 09:47
Last Post: Sandesha
  Amazon Prime Video announces premiere of 'The Grand Tour' Sandesha 0 8 Monday 21-November-2016, 18:27
Last Post: Sandesha
  Face-off between Amazon Prime, Netflix & Hulu Sandesha 0 14 Wednesday 27-July-2016, 15:36
Last Post: Sandesha
  Face-off between Amazon Prime, Netflix & Hulu Sandesha 0 23 Wednesday 27-July-2016, 11:16
Last Post: Sandesha

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)

DMCA.com Protection Status