Amazon, as an e-commerce platform, is increasingly popular. The brand has extended its tentacles into providing various services and media players. One of these is the Amazon Prime – a video platform where you can catch up with original videos on your streaming devices.
You can enjoy Amazon Prime on your Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, and similar streaming devices. All you have to do is to activate your Amazon Prime Video on amazon.com/mytv using the activation code you retrieve from your smart TV screen.
Most smart devices with internet-enabled capability will work with the Amazon Prime Video App seamlessly. You need a reliable internet connection to download the streaming device and link the Amazon MYTV via the official website of Amazon – amazon.com/mytv, using the activation code you get from your TV screen.
Supported devices include Firestick with Amazon Prime app installed, Android TV, Roku TV, and Sony TV. Others include Vizo TV, Amazon Fire TV, Xbox One and Xbox 360, and Apple TV, among others.
Having seen what devices are compatible with amazon.com/mytv, let us look at how to activate the app on these devices.
Note that you will need a unique amazon.com/mytv verification code for the activation. You can only generate this code if you have a valid Amazon account or phone registration number. For users with these details, the activation code can be retrieved on their TV screen via the Amazon Prime Video App. The code will be needed to complete the activation on the Amazon MYTV website – amazon.com/mytv.
That should complete your activation. In some cases, you may be asked to choose your TV cable provider’s network. Just scroll through the options on the list and sign into your account. This will complete your activation.
The activation process above includes a stage where you have to log in to your Amazon Prime Account. Therefore, it is necessary to have an Amazon Prime account created beforehand. Note that this account will be a free trial login, just for the activation.
The steps are listed below:
If you follow the step-by-step guide provided above, you can expect your Amazon Prime account to be verified. Remember that you can only activate your Amazon Prime on amazon.com/mytv with your Amazon Prime verification code after you have subscribed to Amazon Prime membership.
The membership fee costs $119/year for non-student users and $59/year for students. The monthly equivalent of these fees is $12.99 and $6.49, respectively.
Note that the process of generating the activation code and activating it via amazon.com/mytv may be different on each device. However, it follows the same cycle – Sign in to your Smart TV; Download and Install the Amazon Prime App; Register on the Amazon Prime website; and use the activation code to register your device on the Amazon MYTv website – amazon.com/mytv.
Amazon.com/mytv is considered one of the most reliable web portals for the activation of Prime Video on your Smart TV. After successful registration, choose a TV cable provider’s network, sign in to your account, and start watching excellent Amazon Prime content on your Smart TV device.