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How to Watch Amazon Prime Video on Chromecast



Amazon Prime Video on Chromecast

Amazon Prime Video is a popular streaming service owned by Amazon Inc. It is a premium service that charges $8.99 per month. Amazon Prime consists of over 26000 movies and 2500 TV shows in high definition quality. With Amazon Prime, you can download your desired videos and can stream them offline. Amazon Prime Video is a Chromecast-compatible app. So, you can easily cast the content of Prime Video from your smartphone or PC.


How to Chromecast Amazon Prime Video from Smartphone [Android & iPhone]

#1. Launch the Amazon Prime Video application on your Android Phone or iPhone.

#2. Sign in to your Prime account using the required username and password.

#3. Once signed in, hit the Cast icon at the bottom right.

#4. From the menu, choose your Chromecast device to cast the app.

#5. Now, play any movie on the Prime Video mobile app and watch it on your Chromecast-connected TV.

How to Cast Amazon Prime Video on Chromecast-connected TV from PC

#1. Turn On your PC and open the Google Chrome browser on your PC.

#2. Go to the official website of Amazon Prime Video.

#3. Hit the Profile icon and hit the Sign In button at the top right.

#4. Log in to the Amazon Prime account by typing the necessary details.

#5. Tap the three-dotted icon on the Chrome browser.

#6. Select the option Cast from the expandable menu.

Amazon Prime on Chromecast

#7. Click your Chromecast device on the pop-up.

#8. Tap Sources and select the option Cast tab from the drop-down.

#9. Now, the Amazon Prime Video website will appear on your Chromecast-connected TV.

#10. Play your desired content on the Prime Video website and stream it on a big screen.

How to Fix Amazon Prime Video Not Working on Chromecast

Sometimes, you will face difficulties in casting Prime Video on Chromecast-connected TV. This casting issue is caused due to several reasons. The solutions to fix the Amazon Prime casting problem are discussed below.

  • Check whether you have connected the Chromecast to the WiFi same as your smartphone/PC.
  • Close and reopen the app on the casting device.
  • Update the Amazon Prime Video app.
  • Restart your Chromecast device and try again.
  • Then, update your Chromecast to the latest firmware.
  • Finally, reset the Chromecast device and check if the issue persists or not.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How to install Amazon Prime Video on Google TV?

Amazon Prime Video is pre-installed on Chromecast with Google TV. If you can’t find the app, you can install it from the Google Play Store.

2. Is Amazon Prime Video free?

No. You need to get a subscription to stream the content on Amazon Prime Video. However, you can access Prime Video for free by signing up for the 30-day free trial.

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