SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NASDAQ:AMZN)—Amazon.com, Inc. today announced the availability of Amazon Cloud Drive on the Amazon Instant Video app, giving customers greater access to their personal videos and photos from connected devices. The feature is now available on PlayStation 3 and 4 along with select LG and Samsung smart TVs across the U.S., U.K. and Germany.
The Amazon Instant Video app is the latest place where customers can view and enjoy personal photos and videos stored on Amazon Cloud Drive, adding to the already extensive library of movies and TV shows for purchase, as well as thousands of movies and TV shows for Prime members with Prime Instant Video. Amazon Cloud Drive is already accesible on the web, iOS and Android devices, Fire TV, Fire phone and Fire tablets.
“We know our customers move from device to device throughout the day and crave choice in how they view entertainment and personal content,” said Michael Paull, Vice President of Digital Video for Amazon. “We expanded the Amazon Instant Video app to include Amazon Cloud Drive to make it easy for our customers to access their personal memories right alongside their favorite movies and TV shows in Prime Instant Video. We are excited to have Cloud Drive integrated with the Amazon Instant Video app on PlayStation, LG and Samsung, and are looking forward to delivering this feature to even more devices in the future.”
Existing Amazon Cloud Drive account customers who use the Amazon Instant Video app can simply navigate to the photos area within the app to connect with Cloud Drive. New customers can download the Amazon Instant Video app and create an Amazon account during the sign-in process. For more information on Amazon Instant Video and Amazon Cloud Drive, visit amazon.com/instantvideo and amazon.com/clouddrive.
About Prime Instant Video
Prime Instant Video is a digital video streaming service that offers tens of thousands of movies and TV episodes to Prime members as a part of their annual Prime membership. In addition to Prime Instant Video, customers can shop from the digital video store that offers more than 200,000 movies and TV episodes available to purchase.
Customers have many choices when it comes to viewing digital movies and TV shows at home or on-the-go. The Amazon Instant Video app allows customers to watch video on living room devices such as Roku, PlayStation, Xbox, and smart TVs. For mobile viewing, the Amazon Instant Video app is available on iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and with the Amazon Shopping app, on Android devices. Customers can also watch video on any of the Fire family of devices including Kindle Fire tablets, Fire Phone and Fire TV, as well as on the Web from a Mac or PC.
Amazon.com opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995. The company is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire phone, Fire tablets, and Fire TV are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon.