Amazon Prime

Amazon has finally launched its Prime subscription service in India. New and existing users can enjoy 60 days free Amazon Prime as a free trial. If you sign up now for the prime service it will cost you just Rs.499/- for a year of Amazon Prime after the 60 day trial. The usual price for Prime service will be Rs.999/- per year. Amazon may or may not change the pricing later it depends on how the user responds.

You might be wondering what Amazon prime will give you in India, it will be great. For now, Amazon Prime in India will only include unlimited one-day and two-day delivery with no minimum order size and early access to some deals on Amazon as well as some Prime-members only deals. In US Prime subscribers will also get access to Amazon Music, which is a video and music streaming service. Amazon Music is not available in India yet, though Amazon says the service “is coming”.

Amazon Prime launched in India
Products with Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime service offers free delivery, but not all products are legible for free delivery. Only products which have the prime logo next to them are eligible for free delivery. Most of the “Fulfilled by Amazon” products will be eligible for free shipping under Amazon Prime. Now the Amazon standard shipping charge for standard delivery is Rs.40/-, which will reach us in 2-10 days, depending upon the product. If the product has the “Fulfilled” badge, and if it is worth Rs499/- or more it will get free shipping. Currently the one-day and two-day shipping charges are Rs.100/- and Rs.80/- respectively.

During your free trial, enjoy these benefits every time you shop on
  • Unlimited FREE fast delivery
    FREE One-Day and Two-Day delivery on eligible items*
  • No minimum order size
    Never worry about meeting a minimum order value to get free delivery
  • 30-minute early access to deals
    Be the first to shop top Lightning Deals
  • Discounted Same-Day, Morning and Scheduled Delivery
    Across pincodes in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and more cities

Everything id no free for Amazon Prime subscribers, will need to pay Rs.50/- for same-day, morning, and scheduled deliveries, against a charge of Rs. 150 for non-Prime members.

Shipping Amazon Prime Members Non-Prime Members
One-day Free Rs. 100
Two-day Free Rs. 80
Standard Free Free for order above Rs. 499
Same-day Discounted price of Rs. 50 Rs. 150
Morning Delivery Discounted price of Rs. 50 Rs. 150
Scheduled Discounted price of Rs. 50 Rs. 150

You can now signup for Amazon Prime 60 day free Trial


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