Amazon Instant Video launches iPhone app
Michelle Clancy | 14-12-2012
Amazon.com is bringing mobile video to the iPhone and iPod touch through its dedicated Amazon Instant Video app.
The app also makes available over 30,000 titles from Prime Instant Video to Prime members, including hit TV shows like American Horror Story, Downton Abbey and Fringe, as well as popular movies such as Hugo, Thor and Goodfellas.
"Our customers tell us they want the convenience of being able to watch all of their movies and TV episodes, wherever they are," said Anthony Bay, Amazon's vice president for video. "Today we're excited to extend our 'buy once, enjoy everywhere' approach to iPhone and iPod touch users, giving customers the chance to enjoy more than 140,000 titles from Amazon Instant Video and more than 30,000 titles from Prime Instant Video anytime, anywhere."
The Video Library feature that gives iPhone and iPod touch customers access to purchases and rentals from Amazon Instant Video on the Web. The app includes a Your Watchlist feature that lets customers make a list of all the movies and TV episodes they want to watch in the future, regardless of whether they own the video or not, making it easy to keep track of specific videos for later viewing.