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How to Start a Prime Video Membership or Free Trial

Learn how to start a Prime Video membership or free trial.

You can start a Prime Video membership on the Prime Video website or a compatible Android or iOS device.

You'll need to complete these steps:

1. Create an Amazon Account or Sign In

You need an Amazon account to access Prime Video. You'll be prompted to Sign In to your account as a first step.

Already have an Amazon account?

If you already have an Amazon account, you can enter the information for that account and select Sign In.

Need to create an Amazon account?

If you don't have an account, select the Create your Amazon account option. Follow the on-screen instructions to enter your name, email address/phone number, and a new password.

Note: Signing up from a compatible Android or iOS device allows you to pay with Google Wallet or Apple Wallet.

2. Select a Payment Method

Select your country of residence (if prompted), then enter your billing information.

You can select a payment method already saved to your Amazon Wallet or add new payment details.

Supported payment methods include international credit and debit cards.

If you live in Brazil, you can also pay using local currency and national cards. For more information, go to Changes to Prime Video Subscriptions for Brazil

Note: Payment information is required to start a free trial. At the end of the free trial period, your membership fee automatically charges to the payment method you select during sign up. However, if you don't want to be charged, you can cancel your trial before the end date from Account & Settings. To learn more, go to End Your Prime Video Membership.

3. Confirm & Complete

Review your account information, payment details, and selected plan on the confirmation screen.

Select Confirm to complete sign up.

Once sign up is complete, you can start watching movies and TV shows from the Prime Video website or through the Prime Video app on your compatible connected devices.

To learn more, go to Set Up Prime Video on Your Device and Watching Prime Video.