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How to Set Up an Amazon Prime Account from Outside the US

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When it comes to online subscriptions, Amazon Prime is the most feature-rich. Prime grants users access to video and music streaming, eBooks, and retail deals across Amazon. We would like to expand on the best Amazon Prime features. To view a full list of Amazon Prime benefits, click HERE. You can purchase your Prime membership for $99 per year or $10.99 monthly. Before paying for the membership, Amazon gives you a 30-day free trial.

Best of Amazon Prime

Shipping

Can it get any better than that? In addition to free two-day shipping, you will also notice discounts on prime eligible products, therefore saving you time and money.

Note: These shipping times will be the time it takes the item to get to your Freight Forwarder. These shipping benefits will still allow you to receive your items faster than normal!

Streaming and Digital Benefits

  • Prime Video: Stream thousands of movies and TV shows, including exclusive Amazon Originals. Learn more about Prime Video.
  • Prime Video Channels: $4.99–$14.99/month for Prime members. Watch your favorite shows and movies from HBO, SHOWTIME and STARZ channels — no cable required, cancel anytime and no additional apps to download.
  • Prime Music: Stream more than 2 million songs, plus thousands of playlists and stations. Learn more about Prime Music.
  • Amazon Music Unlimited: $7.99/month for Prime members. Start a 30-day free trial to access tens of millions of songs from today’s most popular artists. Listen ad-free with unlimited skips. Download for offline listening.
  • Twitch Prime: Get free game content every month and a Twitch Channel Subscription.
  • Amazon Photos: Store. Print. Share. Prime members get unlimited photo storage, custom print options, and the ability to share pics with friends and family.

Shopping Benefits

  • Early Access to Deals: Get 30-minute early access to Lightning Deals on Amazon.com.
  • Prime Exclusives: Amazon’s hand-picked products offered exclusively to Prime members.
  • Amazon 4-star and Amazon Books Stores: Prime members pay Amazon.com prices on all products in-store.
  • Alexa Voice Deals: Prime members can shop with Alexa and receive an additional discount on select deals.
  • Amazon Pantry: Low-priced everyday essentials in everyday sizes delivered to your door for a flat delivery fee.
  • Amazon Family: Up to 20% off diapers and 15% off eligible products from your baby registry.

Reading Benefits

  • Prime Reading: Prime Reading gives you unlimited access on any device to more than a thousand eBooks, popular magazines, comics, books with Audible narration, and more. Learn more about Prime Reading.
  • Amazon First Reads: Read one of next month’s new releases now for free.
  • Prime Print Magazines: Prime members can choose from select 4-month magazine subscriptions for only $0.99.
  • Prime Book Box: Subscription program that delivers hand-picked children’s books every 1, 2, or 3 months. Each box costs $19.99, saving Prime members up to 40% off list price.

How to Sign Up for an Amazon Prime Membership

You can use your US Unlocked Card for everything Amazon has to offer. Being an Amazon Prime member enhances your Amazon online shopping experience. Aside from the benefits mentioned above you will be able to save lots of time and money when shopping on Amazon. There is also a yearly shopping event in July, with more and better deals than on Black Friday exclusively for Prime members.

Many of our US Unlocked Cardholders are already reaping the benefits of the Amazon Prime membership. To sign up here are the steps:

  1. Be a US Unlocked Cardholder! Sign Up
  2. Make your first card load payment
  3. Once your load clears your account is set up
  4. Set up your Merchant-Specific Card settings
  5. Connect over VPN from a U.S. IP address
  6. Start Amazon Prime registration
  7. Enter US Unlocked Card details and make payment
  8. Make sure the billing address is correct
  9. Start shopping!

It is always recommended to check whether your VPN is working. You can go to whatismyipaddress.com. The IP location displaying should be somewhere in the USA. Once the Amazon Prime membership is active you can start using all its features. The cost of the membership is $119 per year and your card will be charged automatically after the 30-day free trial. There is also a monthly plan of $12.99.

Create your US Unlocked account today to start shopping Amazon Prime!

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