What is Amazon Prime?

New members can try Prime
free for 30 days
Free delivery, award-winning TV, exclusive deals, and more


If you’re not a Prime member, you’re probably wondering what is Amazon Prime or if it merits your money. Amazon Prime is more than just speedy shipping. It’s a subscription service that gives members access to a variety of Amazon perks. (There’s also a monthly option with no commitments). Benefits include expedited 2-day shipping, access to exclusive Amazon deals, and many other Amazon-centric benefits. Plus, with Black Friday deals ramping up, it’s a valuable service for consumers.

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Convenient Options:
Enjoy Same-Day, One-Day, and Two-Day Delivery on millions of items.

Skip the lines with 2-hour delivery on a wide selection of fresh ingredients.

Amazon Day:
Shop throughout the week and receive your orders on a single day.
An annual event exclusively for Prime members, delivering two days of epic savings.

Look for the Prime check mark as you shop. It means fast, free delivery!

Exclusive Deals:
Prime Members save on thousands of items.

Amazon Pharmacy:
Get free two-day delivery and save up to 80% on prescriptions.

Prime Reading:
Enjoy hundreds of new books, magazines, and more each month.

Amazon Photos:
Enjoy unlimited, full-resolution photo storage.

Prime Wardrobe:
Try on clothes and accessories before you buy.

Amazon Family:
Save up to 20% on diapers, baby food, and more.

Prime Gaming:
Free games, exclusive in-game content, and a free Twitch channel subscription every month.

You may be wondering
Where can I learn more about the various Prime benefits?

To learn more about a specific Prime benefit mentioned on this page, follow any of the links in the “Explore Prime” section below. You can also view a comprehensive list of benefits by visiting Prime Insider.

How do I qualify for a Prime free trial? Can I re-qualify?

If you haven’t been an Amazon Prime member in the last 12 months, you can sign up for a free trial. To sign up, your account must have a current, valid credit card.

Can I share my Prime benefits with other household members?

Prime members can share certain benefits with another adult in their Amazon Household. Prime Student and subsidized plans do not include Household sharing of Prime benefits.

If I’m not satisfied, what is the Prime cancellation policy? Will I be refunded?

If you signed-up for your Prime membership directly through us, you may cancel your Prime membership at any time by visiting Your Account and adjusting your membership settings. Paid members who haven’t used their benefits are eligible for up to a full refund of the current membership period.

When will I be billed for my membership?

When your free trial or membership period ends we’ll automatically charge for the next membership period.