The Amazon Prime subscription that you can have on your Amazon account is really useful.
Amazon keeps adding different features to it, and there is much to like about Prime besides the free shipping.
But you might be asking how do I know if I have Amazon Prime if you are unsure about whether or not you have an active subscription.
How to Check for Amazon Prime on an iPhone
- Open the Amazon app.
- Touch the Account tab.
- Choose Your Account.
- Select Manage Prime Membership.
- Tap Manage Membership.
Our guide continues below with additional information to answer the question of how do I know if I have Amazon Prime, including how to check your status on a laptop or desktop computer.
There are many different subscription services that you might sign up for over the years. Whether it’s a video streaming service like Netflix or Hulu, cloud storage like Dropbox, or even Microsoft Office, there’s a strong likelihood that you are being charged each month to use an app or service.
You can click here to check your Prime status, or continue reading below to learn how to find it on your laptop or desktop computer.
One such service that you could have is Amazon Prime. An Amazon Prime subscription can be charged monthly or yearly, and provides you with free shipping on products sold through Amazon, access to their Prime Video library, as well as a host of other benefits that make it one of the more useful subscriptions you could have. But it’s possible to have an Amazon account and not have Prime, so continue below to see how you can check if you have an Amazon Prime subscription.
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Find out how to sign out of Amazon Prime on Roku if you are signed in with an account but want to switch to a different one.
How to Find Your Amazon Prime Subscription Status (Guide with Pictures)
The steps in this article were performed in the desktop version of the Google Chrome Web browser. You can also perform these actions in other desktop browsers like Firefox or Edge.
Note that you will need to know the email address and password associated with your Amazon account to perform these steps.
As we mentioned earlier in the article, you can click this link to go directly to the Prime membership page if you don’t want to follow the steps below.
Step 1: Open a Web browser and navigate to https://amazon.com.
Step 2: Click the Sign In button at the top-right of the window.
Step 3: Enter the email address and password for your Amazon account, then click the Sign In button.
Note that there is not a separate amazon.com Prime login. It’s associated with your regular Amazon account, so you wouldn’t need to go to a separate Amazon Prime website or use a different Amazon Prime account login.
Step 4: Select the Account & Lists option, then click the Your Prime Membership link.
It may just say “Prime Membership” instead.
Step 5: At the top-left of the window you will see your Prime subscription status and, if you are a Prime member, your payment option and the next due date for your payment.
On newer versions of the Prime Web page, this information is in a blue horizontal bar at the top of the page.
The horizontal blue bar with your Prime membership status may look like the picture below instead:
If you aren’t already a Prime member, you can click here to start a free trial and see if it’s a service you like.
Now that you know how to check if you have Amazon Prime you won’t need to struggle with trying to find any special Amazon Prime login sites or remember a separate Amazon prime.com login or anything like that.
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Frequently Asked Questions How To Know if You Have Amazon Prime
How do I know if I have Prime Video?
If you have an Amazon Prime account, then you also have access to the videos from their streaming Prime library.
If you don’t have Amazon Prime, then you don’t have Prime Video.
If you followed our steps above and confirmed that you do or do not have an Amazon Prime membership, then that will let you know whether you have access to Amazon’s free Prime Video library.
To recap, you can find this information by going to Amazon > signing into your Amazon account > clicking the Accounts and Lists button > selecting Prime Membership > then viewing your status at the top of the page.
Or you can go directly to that page with this link.
You can see the Prime Video library here if you don’t have Prime and want to see if they have stuff you would like to watch.
How do I sign up for Amazon Prime?
If you are curious about Prime and want to check it out, then you can sign up for an Amazon Prime trial here.
If you would like to navigate to the page yourself then you can go to the Amazon home page > sign in to your account > select the Accounts and Lists button at the top-right of the window > then select Prime Membership.
You will be able to begin a membership from that page.
What do I get if I have an Amazon Prime membership?
While the big draw to Amazon Prime (at least, in my opinion) is the free shipping and the Prime Video library, there are a number of other things you get as well. These include:
– Prime try before you buy
– Amazon Music for Prime members
– Prime gaming
– Amazon Fresh discount
– Unlimited Amazon Photos storage
– Fast prescription delivery and savings
– Prime reading
– Prime shopping deals
You can click here to go to Amazon’s Prime membership summary to see everything, as well as more information on what each of these things is and include.
What is Amazon Prime student?
If you are a student with a valid email address from your school, then you can get discounted access to Prime and take advantage of the free two day shipping, Amazon Prime Video, exclusive deals, etc.
You can go to the Prime membership page for students here and view the Amazon Prime cost, as well as see everything that you would get with your subscription service and choose whether to join Amazon Prime student.
How do I cancel my Amazon Prime membership?
If you have gone to the Prime membership page and discovered that you are an Amazon Prime member but you don’t want to be, then you can cancel your membership status from that page.
Simply go to the Prime membership page here, click the Update, cancel, and more link in the Manage Membership block at the top-right of the page, and click the End membership button, then follow the prompts to confirm.
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