Amazon Launches Prime In India
A 60 day trial followed by an introductory price of Rs.499 for a year is on offer | By Yentha
On Jul 26, 2016


Trivandrum: Amazon's premium Prime service, which gives members special priveleges such as free one day delivery and early access to deals, has been launched in India.

The Prime members can avail one day delivery, which costs Rs. 100 for regular users, for free. The memberships also gives users 30 minute early access to the store's Lightning Deals, apart from special Prime offers. Amazon already runs a Prime Day offer in the Untied States where Prime members can purchase products at deep discounts, and this might be introduced in India in future.


Prime delivery options are available in over 100 Indian cities, with Bengaluru, Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad being among cities that can avail same day, morning and scheduled deliveries at discounted rates.

A 60 day trial followed by an introductory price of Rs.499 for a year is being offered, though other Prime services like Prime Music and Video are not available yet. Amazon has confirmed that Prime Video will be introduced in India shortly.


Amazon's vision is to be Earth's most customer centric company; to build a place where people can come to find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. Amazon launched with Books and Movies & TV Shows and have expanded its offerings to include E-Readers, the Amazon Fashion Store and various products under different categories. Customers can now buy products from popular brands across categories such as mobiles, laptops, cameras, watches and many more at


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