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AMAZON LAUNCHES FREE VIDEO SERVICE MINI TV, KNOW HOW IT IS DIFFERENT FROM PRIME VIDEO
E-commerce company Amazon has launched Mini TV (miniTV), a free video streaming service for users in India. It will be available on Amazon’s shopping app and will be completely free. There will be no need for a separate app or subscription for this.
Legendary e-commerce company Amazon has launched a ‘mini TV’ (miniTV) on its shopping app for users in India. Amazon Mini TV is an ad supported free video streaming service that will not require any subscription unlike other streaming apps.
Introducing the Amazon miniTV – a free video streaming service. Watch entertaining, trendy and fresh videos for free – no paid subscription required – on Amazon’s shopping app! https://t.co/wfQH9Eu0Mg pic.twitter.com/aHLCsr78NR— Amazon India (@amazonIN) May 15, 2021
What is Amazon Mini TV?
According to Amazon, professionally created and curated content can be seen on mini-TV in web-series, comedy shows, tech news, food, beauty, fashion etc. Its list includes leading studios and comedians like TVF, Pocket Aces, Ashish Chanchalani, Amit Bhadana, Round 2 Hell, Harsh Beniwal, Shruti Arjun Anand, Elvish Yadav, Prajakta Koli, Swagger Sharma, Akash Gupta and Nishant Tanwar etc.
Apart from these, viewers will be able to see Tech expert Trakin Tech, fashion and beauty experts like Sejal Kumar, Malvika Seetlani, Jovita George, Prerna Chhabra and Shiv Shakti etc. on Mini TV.
Amazon Mini TV is different from Prime Video
Amazon MiniTV launched at a time when Amazon already has video entertainment platform – Prime Video. So how are these two different? Amazon Prime Video is based on subscription while Mini TV is completely free and does not require a separate app. It can be used on the same app where you do online shopping.
Prime Video provides a collection of Amazon original, new movies and TV shows in English and nine Indian languages. Viewers can also access Prime Video on the app or can also stream it on their smart TV.
At the moment Mini TV will be available only on Android phones.
Amazon Mini TV will currently be available only on Android India’s shopping app for Android phones. According to Amazon, iOS app and mobile web will be extended in the coming few months.