Arms-On With the New Amazon Prime Video App for Apple TV

The long-awaited Amazon Prime Video app for the Apple TV finally debuted today after a wait that spanned six months because it was first teased at WWDC.

Apple’s set-top field is likely one of the final platforms to assist the Amazon Prime Video app, which is now accessible on third, fourth, and fifth-generation Apple TV fashions. We spent the afternoon testing the brand new app for a hands-on have a look at its characteristic set.

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In the event you’ve used the Amazon Prime Video app on an iOS gadget or on one other platform like a console, the interface will probably be instantly acquainted, organized into sections that embody Originals, Motion pictures, TV, Children, Video Library, and extra.

Content material accessible from Amazon Prime Video contains TV reveals like “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” and films like “The Large Sick,” with Amazon including new choices regularly. Amazon Prime Video requires an Amazon Prime subscription, priced at $99 per yr or $10.99 per 30 days.


Motion pictures and TV reveals in Amazon Prime Video might be added to your Watchlist, which is synced throughout your entire gadgets, and the Apple TV’s Siri Distant can be utilized to seek for Amazon content material from throughout the app.

Common Search can be supported, so Amazon Prime Video content material will come up in systemwide searches on the Apple TV, and integration with Apple’s devoted TV app is included in international locations the place the TV app is supported, with entry to Up Subsequent syncing and content material suggestions.

Integration with the TV app is sweet, as is Common Search, as a result of each options allow you to entry Amazon content material while not having to make use of the Amazon Prime Video interface.

For the 4K Apple TV and supported tv units, supported Amazon Prime Video content material performs in 4K HDR.

Amazon Prime Video for Apple TV is out there in more than 100 countries, and it is usually accessible on iOS gadgets. [Direct Link]

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