On Saturday, Amazon launched its new miniTV in India. It is available on Amazon shopping app and is ad-supported free video streaming service. Unlike other digital streaming platforms, it doesn’t require paid subscriptions or annual payments.
Amazon took to Twitter to announce the launch. It said, “Introducing the Amazon MiniTV -free video streaming platform. Watch entertaining, trendy, and fresh videos for free…”
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 miniTv?
It has been professionally created and curated content across web-series, comedy shows, tech news, food, beauty, fashion and more. The list includes leading studios like TVF, Pocket Ace and leading comedians like Amit Bhadana, Ashish Chanchlani, Akash Gupta, Nishant Talwar, Prajakta Koli. Along with this, the users will be given full in-detailed information about latest gadgets and products by experts in the field. The app also has content for cooking shows. Amazon added, “In the coming months, there will be many more content exclusively for miniTV.”
Amazon miniTV is different from Prime in the features that it is totally free. While Prime has more of Amazon original content and TV shows, miniTV doesn’t have those. Unlike Prime, miniTV doesn’t allow viewers to stream on smart TV.
At present miniTV can be downloaded only on Android phones. It will be soon available on iOS as well.