Amazon Prime finally launched in India

Amazon has finally launched its Prime service in India. E-commerce giant is offering 60-dys free trial for Prime in India.

After the trial ends, the service will cost Rs. 499 for a year (limited period), however usual subscription charge is Rs. 999 per year.

Items eligible for the prime benefits will be marked with prime logo and are fulfilled by Amazon.

“With Prime, Indian customers in over 100 cities can enjoy unlimited free one-day and two-day delivery on lakhs of eligible products”  – said Amazon.

Amazon Prime – Key Features

  • It offers free one-day and two-day delivery on eligible items. customers in 100 cities can take the benefit.
  • Users can schedule delivers with no minimum order size. Usually products worth more than Rs.499 and fulfilled by Amazon are liable for free deliver. Prime members will get free deliver on all eligible products regardless of the price-tag.
  • Prime users will get 30 minutes early access to deals. Moreover, they will also get Prime exclusive deals.
  • Discounted Same-Day of up to Rs. 50
  • Morning and Scheduled Delivery across pincodes in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and more cities

Amit Agarwal, Vice-President & Country Head, Amazon India

We are very excited to bring Prime to our customers in India. With Prime, guaranteed one-day delivery becomes an everyday experience instead of an occasional indulgence, and with no minimum purchases, it provides unlimited convenience all year long.For sellers, Fulfillment by Amazon is now an even more powerful opportunity to rapidly grow their business and at the same time, provide customers across India with vast selection and unlimited fast free Prime delivery.

You can sign up for Amazon prime here.

Greg Greeley, Vice-President Worldwide Prime, Amazon

Amazon Prime was designed with one simple objective, to delight our customers. Tens of millions of members around the world enjoy the best of Amazon with a Prime membership, and now this one-of-a-kind program is available to our millions of customers in India. Since its inception in every country, Prime continues to evolve as we add millions of additional items that can be delivered incredibly fast and free. We have also introduced unique digital benefits like Prime Video featuring Amazon Original Series and Movies – you’ll be hearing more about that in the coming months.

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