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The only catch is you can't use it just yet. Bummer.

What you need to know

  • Amazon has a new Prime Video app available for Windows 10.
  • The app brings Amazons streaming service to a dedicated PC app, meaning you won't have to watch in your browser.
  • Though the app is available to download, you can't currently log in.

Amazon finally joined Netflix and Hulu today, bringing an official Prime Video app to Windows 10. The catch? You can't really use it yet.

Initially spotted by Italian blog Aggiornamenti Lumia, the app is currently available to download at the Microsoft Store. You can launch it and use the login screen, but that's as far as you'll get for right now. Once you enter your credentials, the app throws up an error and asks you to restart it.

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Once Amazon officially launches the app, you'll be able to use it just like Amazon Prime Video apps elsewhere. Amazon's Prime movie and TV show catalogue, along with any of your digital purchases. Here's a full rundown of the app's features, as advertised on the Microsoft Store.

Amazon Prime Video App For Laptop
  • Download videos to watch offline - anywhere, anytime.
  • Rent or buy thousands of titles including new release movies, popular TV shows, and more (not available in all countries/regions).
  • With Prime Video Channels, Prime members can subscribe to more than 150 premium and specialty channels like HBO, SHOWTIME, STARZ, and Cinemax. Only pay for the channels you want, no cable required, cancel anytime (not available in all countries/regions).
  • With X-Ray, view IMDb information about the actors, songs, and trivia for videos as you stream.

Though you can't really stream anything yet, you can download the Amazon Prime Video app at the Microsoft Store now. Once Amazon makes things official (and logging in works), we'll update this post with more.

Does Chromecast work with Amazon Prime?

This is a question that has been asked ever since the release of Chromecast. The answer is simply yes.

So If you have Amazon Prime then you most certainly can cast your videos and music to your Television via the streaming stick by Google.

With the plethora of videos available on Prime. It is no wonder why people would search for ways to easily cast their content over the internet to their streaming stick. From watching movies in the morning to bed time shows. You can now easily with a few clicks, push any video that is on Amazon Prime to Chromecast. Enjoy hours of content. There is so much great content on Prime Video that it would take many lifetimes to watch them all.

CASTING AMAZON INSTANT VIDEO TO CHROMECAST

It’s no secret that Amazon Prime Instant Video is a bit of a puzzle for a lot of people. The business is considered as a retailer but not as a streaming powerhouse.

Amazon Prime Video App For Laptop

Prime Instant Video was added just three years ago. Amazon Prime Instant Video is available to U.S. customers only and to people who pay for Prime. Getting Prime Video on your TV is another matter. If you have a laptop with a browser, it is easy for you to cast a tab filled with Prime Video to your TV.

AMAZON PRIME ON CHROMECAST FOR LAPTOP

STEP 1: OPEN YOUR LAPTOP

Amazon Prime Video App For Laptops

From your laptop, open a browser and download the Amazon App. Be sure to download the correct version of the App.

STEP 2: INSTALL AMAZON APP

Once you download the Amazon app, click the downloaded app for its installation. A message may pop up saying “This type of file can harm your device. Do you want to keep Amazon App Anyway? You need to click the OK button to continue.

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STEP 3: COMPLETE APP INSTALLATION

After this, you will get a message stating “Do you want to install this application?” Click Install button.

STEP 4: SIGN INTO AMAZON

Once installed the app, click the “Open” button at the bottom right. You’ll find “Sign into your account” screen. If you have an account on Amazon already, click “sign in”. Otherwise, click “Create an account button”.

Amazon Prime Video App For Laptop
STEP 5: FIND PRIME INSTANT VIDEO

After sign into the site, use the search bar at the top of the Amazon Shopping app to search for Prime Instant Video.

STEP 6: DOWNLOAD

Once you found the Prime Instant Video, you’ll see a “Free” button on the upper right. Click this button to download the Prime Instant Video app on your laptop.

STEP 7: INSTALL

After this, click the downloaded Prime Instant Video app to install it. A message will pop up stating “Do you want to install this application?”. Simply click on the “Install” button.

STEP 8: RUN

After its installation, you’ll see a message saying “App installed”. You just need to click the “Open” button.

ALTERNATIVE: USE GOOGLE CHROME

If you are using the Google Chrome web browser. Simply install the Google Cast extension. Then login your Amazon Prime account then cast the video over.

Great! Now, you’ve installed the Prime Instant Video app successfully. You need to follow the following steps to Chromecast Prime Instant Video app from your laptop to TV.

AMAZON VIDEO CHROMECAST FOR ANDROID

The proceedings instructions will show you how to install the amazon instant video app for Android so that you can stream it to your Chromecast.

STEP 1: DOWNLOAD THE LATEST CHROMECAST ANDROID APPP

Be sure to have the latest Chromecast Android App. You can visit the Google Play Store and update it.

STEP 2: OPEN AMAZON PRIME INSTANT VIDEO

You need to open Amazon Prime Instant Video. Find the movie or show you are looking to play.

STEP 3: OPEN CHROMECAST APP

Amazon Prime Video Software For Laptop

After this, you need to Go back to your home screen and find your Chromecast app to open.

STEP 4: CAST SCREEN

Go the menu bar in the upper left and then click on the “Cast screen” button.

STEP 5: CONNECT

After this, connect to your desired Chromecast device. Once done, you’ll see the Chromecast Cast Screen page on your TV. After this, go back to Amazon Prime Instant Video and play your movie or show.

If everything is working, you’re all set. That’s about it. The above steps are simple and quick to get Amazon Prime Instant Video on your TV. You’ll definitely enjoy watching the Video on your TV.