Amazon Prime Video profiles can be easily created and managed across different platforms and this includes Android and iOS apps, Fire TV app and Android TV as well.
Very similar to Netflix, they will also allow users to create profiles for Prime Video. This feature was first launched this March in select markets including India. Amazon Prime Video profiles were made available globally in last week.
Prime Video profiles were in the works for a long time, but then it is nowhere and it can be very helpful especially if there are multiple users on a single Amazon Prime Video account. Once can also opt for families with kids as they can control and restrict content.
Amazon Prime Video profiles can be easily created and managed across different platforms and this includes Android and iOS apps, Fire TV app and Android TV as well. Here’s how you can create Amazon Prime Video user profiles.
Android, iOS apps
Open the Amazon Prime Video app on your phone
Select ‘My Stuff’ from the bottom bar of the app
You need to tap on the profile icon and click the ‘+’ icon to create a new profile.
Android TV, Fire TV
Open the Prime Video app on your TV.
Then tap on your profile icon which drops down form the menu on the app.
Select the ‘+’ icon to create a new Prime Video profile.
Amazon Prime Video users will be able to manage, edit and remove user profiles from the same section itself. Also, the Amazon Prime Video extends supports up to six profiles on one account. This includes one default primary profile as well as five additional profiles. Each Prime Video profile will have personalised content, as well as recommendations, watch history, season progress and watch list.
Kids profiles can also be created on Amazon Prime Video and this profile will have access to only age-appropriate content for ages 12 and below.