Amazon Prime customers are entitled to multiple benefits. In addition to First Only access to Amazon Sale deals, Prime members get unlimited, free and fast delivery. The offer of free One-Day & Two-Day Delivery is extended to customers residing in any of 100 cities across India. The latest benefit to be added to the evergrowing list is the display of savings made out of deliveries done over a year.
The figures are shown under the Prime Savings dashboard of a Prime member. The Prime Savings gives a consolidation of savings done under the heads of delivery and deals done in the past 12 months. Delivery Savings is a new addition on the dashboard. It is an indicator of the effective savings done during the delivery of an item- big or small.
On the delivery front, Amazon helps in saving ₹100 on One-Day Delivery, ₹80 on Two-Day Delivery. Apart from the standard delivery options and savings, Amazon promises 2 hours of express delivery, if need be. For a minimal charge of ₹50, express same-day delivery can happen at your choice of time. During check out, you will be asked to select any of the options given
- Same-Day Delivery: Today by 8 PM – ₹50
- Morning Delivery: Tomorrow by 11 AM – ₹50
- One-Day Delivery: Tomorrow by 8 PM – FREE
- Other Prime delivery options: 2-4 days – FREE
At first glance, Prime membership, a subscription service, gives a feel that it is a 2-day shipping benefit only. But there is more than what meets the eyes. Prime members have been given access to diverse Amazon perks. Apart from Prime Savings and early access, let us have a look at why the option of Prime membership is worth every penny.
Amazon charges annual/monthly membership fees for giving access to irresistible offers. They include shopping from over 40 million items all year long. Other in-demand perks include Unlimted video streaming where the Prime members have limitless access to content from Hollywood, Bollywood, regional channels.
Another benefit includes the unlimited and ad-free streaming of millions of songs from Amazon Prime music. Apart from access to content lying on Amazon Prime video and music, you can access Amazon Prime photos lying on Amazon Cloud Drive.
Amazon also allows Prime members who are gamers to have access to select free games lying with Twitch Prime. If you are a Prime member and want to keep your video titles at one location irrespective of their being third-party streaming apps, you can go for Video Add-On Subscriptions.
In addition to 30 minutes early access to top deals of the day, there are many categories under Amazon Prime Savings. Amazon gives a discount on select Whole Foods purchases, Video Games, Kindle First, FreeTime Unlimited, Amazon Rewards Visa Card. The discount percentage can be checked from the site.
To top all these perks, two adults of a family can create an Amazon Household account to simultaneous access to Prime benefits and Amazon Elements.