Disable Subtitles for Amazon Prime iPhone App in iOS 8

Amazon Prime is a yearly subscription offered by Amazon that gives you access to cheap shipping, as well as a large streaming video library. You can watch these videos on the go with your iPhone by using the Amazon Instant Video app.

But you might be viewing videos in the Amazon Instant app with subtitles, while you would prefer that your videos not display subtitles at the bottom of the screen. Fortunately this is an adjustable setting in the Amazon Instant Video app and you can learn how to modify it with our guide below.


Turning Off Subtitles in the iOS 8 Amazon Instant App

These steps were performed in iOS 8, on an iPhone 5.


Step 1: Open the Amazon Instant Video app on your iPhone.

open the amazon instant video app



Step 2: Locate the video that you want to watch, then touch the green Watch Now button.

touch the green watch now button



Step 3: Touch the speech bubble icon at the top-right of the screen.

touch the speech bubble icon



Step 4: Touch the button to the right of Captions to turn it off. Note that captions are turned off in the image below.

touch the button to the right of captions to turn it off



You can then touch the Close button at the top-right corner of the screen to return to your video and watch it without subtitles.

Do you have a video in your Amazon Video Library that you would like to download and watch on your device? learn how with this article.

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