Amazon Prime members now have the ability to back up their entire photo collection at full resolution for no additional cost. Amazon Prime Photos is available beginning today, Nov. 4.
With Amazon Prime Photos, members can enable automatic photo backup with the “Auto-Save” feature. Photos are backed up to the Amazon Cloud Drive in their full, original version.
The photos can be added to or viewed via iOS or Android devices, Fire tablets and Fire phone, and Mac and Windows computers. Users can also view photo collections from Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and select LG and Samsung smart TVs.
According to Greg Greeley, Vice President Amazon Prime
This time of year in particular, families are capturing thousands of photos of holiday parties, family gatherings and opening presents. With free unlimited photo storage, we’re providing one more reason for members to use Prime every day. Prime has always allowed members to conveniently save time and save money, and now with Prime Photos they can save memories too.
Not an Amazon Prime members? The Amazon Cloud Drive Photos app offers 5GB of free cloud storage for everyone.
Amazon Prime is priced at $99 per year and offers customers unlimited free two-day shipping, unlimited streaming of tens of thousands of movies and TV episodes with Prime Instant Video, 1 million songs and hundreds of playlists with Prime Music, early access to select Lightning Deals, and access to more than 600,000 books to borrow with the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library.
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