Amazon Prime Video is not a free service, the subscription is $12.99 per month or $119 per year for the annual plan. Similar to other popular video streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and HBO, it offers unlimited streaming videos, including movies, TV shows, and many original series. Subscribers can watch movies and TV shows on compatible connected devices like smartphones, tablets, smart TVs, computers, Amazon Fire devices, Blu-ray players, game consoles, etc. Paid users can download videos for offline playback within its Fire devices (except 1st generation of Kindle Fire), iOS, Android devices, and Windows 10 PC.
However, there are several restrictions set by Prime Video, for example, you can only download the same video on a maximum of 2 devices, some videos are not available for download, and you can only download with a maximum of 15 or 25 titles on your device depending on your region. Besides, the service supports online streaming via a web player, as well as apps on Amazon Fire-branded devices, and supported third-party mobile devices, digital media players (particularly Roku), video game consoles, and smart TVs, and the downloaded videos can only be streamed with the Amazon app or player. If you like watching videos on a specific media play like VLC, Quicktime Player, and etc, you might find confused with Netflix videos. But here we have a solution for you to download Prime videos as MP4 format to your local drive, so that you can load them on any players in your computer.
Amazon Video Downloader is a professional video downloader for Amazon Prime Video. It features with a concise interface, to help users download any movies & TV shows in plain MP4 format with just a few clicks. Apart from the friendly design, Amazon Video Downloader can also download the videos in HD output quality. Besides, you can save multi-language audio tracks and subtitles included in the original source.
The following detailed steps showing you how to download Amazon Prime videos to your computer with the software. Please download the program to your PC before getting started.
When you open the program for the first time, you are required to log into your Amazon account.
Click the button on the upper right corner to customize the Output Quality (High, Medium, Low) and Output Path. You are suggested to choose High to get the HD output quality.
You can either the name of movies & TV shows or copy and paste the video link from Amazon web player.
Tips: If you enter a movie name, the program will list all of the related series.
After completing the above steps, simply click the download icon and the program will start downloading the videos to the output folder you set in the previous step. Once the videos are downloaded, click the Library icon and you will find that the downloaded MP4 files.
Note: Only the first 5 minutes of each video can be downloaded with trial version, please purchase a license to enjoy the full video. It is suggested that to download the trial version and have a test before purchasing it.