How to Add and Cancel Prime Video Channels?

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April 10, 2024

With Amazon Prime Video, users can enjoy a vast collection of movies, TV shows, and exclusive Amazon originals like The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and The Boys. Additionally, you can unlock even more with Prime Video Channels. This add-on service lets you subscribe to popular channels such as HBO Max, Discovery+, Paramount+, Showtime, and Starz, giving you access to a wider variety of shows and movies without needing cable. You can add the channels you love individually, pay only for what you want, and cancel anytime.

This article will be your guide to explore Prime Video Channels. We’ll cover how to add and cancel channels, answer questions about channel availability and costs, and help you unlock the full potential of your offline viewing experience.


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What Is Prime Video Channels?

Amazon Prime Video Channels is a feature offered to Amazon Prime members, allowing them to add additional channel subscriptions to their existing Prime Video membership. These channels provide access to a wide range of third-party content and services for an extra monthly fee, without the need for a bundle or long-term contract. With Prime Video Channels, you have the flexibility to choose and subscribe to the specific channels you want to watch, and you can cancel your subscriptions at any time. Many Prime Video Channel subscriptions come with a free trial, and some channels are even free to watch.

What Channels Are Available and What’s the Cost?

Prime Video Channels provide access to over 100 add-on channels, catering to various interests and preferences. Popular channels available include HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax, and many more. To explore the complete list of available channels, you can visit the All Prime Video Channels page.

The subscription options for these channels typically range from $5 to $16 per month, in addition to your existing Prime membership. Below is a list of pricing information and free trial availability for several popular Prime Video Channel add-ons:

Can I Get Live TV Channels with Amazon Prime?

Yes, certain Prime Video Channel subscriptions also feature Watch Live. This feature enables you to stream live programming on supported devices at the same time it’s broadcasted on TV.

You can find all live events listed in the “Your Live and Upcoming Event” row as you scroll down the Prime Video homepages. You may need a Prime membership or subscription via a third-party carrier to access certain titles.

live channels

The Live Channel Guide presents TV shows and movies in a convenient channel grid format. Some content is free and doesn’t require a subscription, while other titles are unlocked when you subscribe to a specific channel.

Live Channel Guide

How Can I Subscribe to Prime Video Channels?

Prime Video Channels require a Prime membership for access. Furthermore, it’s important to note that if you decide to cancel your Amazon Prime membership, your subscriptions to Prime Video Channels will also be automatically canceled.

To sign up for Prime Video Channels, follow the steps below.

  1. Log into your Prime Video account.
  2. Browse through the List of Prime Video Channels to discover the available options.
  3. Select the specific Channel you wish to subscribe to from the list.
  4. On the channel’s banner, click on the “More Details” button to access additional information.

  1. Click on “Start your 7-day free trial” or “Get started” (if no trial is offered) button.
  2. Confirm your account details to start a free trial or make a purchase.

    How to Cancel Prime Video Channels?

    If you want to unsubscribe from a Prime Video Channel, follow the guidance below.

    Option 1. Cancel Prime Video channels via your Amazon Prime account

    1. Log in to your Amazon Prime account.
    2. Hover over Account & Lists, and select Memberships and Subscriptions under Your Account.
    Memberships and Subscriptions

    1. On the page of Your Memberships & Subscriptions, your current Amazon subscriptions are listed. Choose the Prime Video Channel you want to cancel and click “Cancel Subscription” on that channel.
    2. Confirm your cancellation. You may have several options, various with different channels:
      • Cancel right away and get a refund
      • Turn off auto-renew and watch until the end of your billing cycle
      • Wait for a reminder 3 days before renewal
      • Keep the subscription

    Option 2. Cancel Channels through the Prime Video page

    You can also cancel channels from the Prime Video page with the following steps.

    1. Go to Account & Settings and select Channels from the top menu.
    2. Find the subscription you want to cancel.
    3. Select Cancel Channel and confirm.
    Cancel Channels

    How to Download Amazon Prime Video Titles to MP4?

    Amazon Prime Video offers a diverse range of TV shows, documentaries, movies, series, and original content. While Amazon Prime members can download Prime Video titles for offline viewing, downloaded titles can only be played within the Prime Video app on compatible devices. Furthermore, download limitations exist such as not all content is available for download and expiration of offline content.

    If you’re looking to watch Prime Video titles even after unsubscribing from Prime Video, Pazu Amazon Prime Video Downloader is an ideal software tool for you. It is specifically designed to download movies and TV shows from Prime Video to MP4 or MKV on both Mac and Windows. With this software, you can securely preserve your favorite content forever, no matter whether they will leave Prime Video someday or not.


    • Download Amazon Prime Video to MP4/MKV
    • Download movies and TV shows in up to 1080p.
    • Built-in Prime Video web player. No Prime Video app is required.
    • Multiple downloads at a time.
    • Keep any or all audio and subtitles.
    • Save subtitles as Embedded subtitles, Independent subtitles, or Hardcoded subtitles.
    • Keep Audio Description and Audio surround sound.
    • Multilingual interface: English, Deutsch, Español, Français, 日本語, 简体中文.

    Step 1. Run Pazu Amazon Prime Video Downloader

    To get started, download, install, and run the Pazu Amazon Video Downloader app on your Mac/Windows and sign in with your Amazon account.

    Click the key icon and enter your registration code to unlock the full version if you have purchased a registration. Otherwise, go ahead with the free trial version.

    Amazon Prime Video Downloader

    Step 2. Add Prime Video movies/shows 

    Enter the name of a movie or show and click the Search icon. Browse through the results and find the one you want to download.

    Or you can copy and paste the link of a show or movie and click the Search icon to find the title.

    add Prime Video movies

    Step 3. Choose video format/quality

    Before downloading, you’ll need to choose the video output settings. Tap the Gear icon and select the video formats, video codecs, audio languages, subtitle languages, and more.

    Prime Video to MP4

    Step 4. Download Prime Video movies/shows 

    Tap the download icon next to the movie or show you want to download.

    • For a movie, click the Download icon next to it and the downloading begins.
    • For a show, click the Download icon next to it to select the episodes you want to download.
    Prime Video to MP4

    Before downloading, you can also click the Settings icon to choose subtitles and audio tracks for each episode. Click Download after you’ve done with the Settings.

    Prime Video audio track

    5. Find downloaded Prime Video titles

    To find the content you’ve downloaded, click the History icon on the top.



    With its vast selection of channels and personalized options, Prime Video Channels offers a great way to expand your streaming horizons. You can easily add and cancel a channel on Prime Video. In addition, if you want to enhance your offline viewing experiences, use Pazu Amazon Prime Video Downloader to download titles including those in Freevee to your Mac and Windows computer. This allows you to transfer and watch them offline on any supported device.

    To get started, download, install and run the Pazu Amazon Video Downloader app on your Mac/Windows.