Amazon Prime

A savior during these times of lockdown, Amazon Prime is a medium where one can watch television shows and films for a price, by either renting or paying. Apart from shows and movies, they also have something called Prime Video, which is a collection of original content produced by Amazon Studios. In some countries like France, India, Australia, etc., one can access Prime Video content only through an exclusive Prime Video website. As per the device, Amazon can support up to 4K (UHD) and High Dynamic Range (HDR) streaming. Offered by Seattle-based multinational conglomerate tech giant Amazon, this Internet video on demand service was launched in 2006. It is available worldwide, except for Mainland China, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, and Syria. In India, Amazon Prime was started on December 14, 2016.

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Now, Walmart is bringing an Amazon Prime-like membership service

09 Jul 2020

Now, Walmart is bringing an Amazon Prime-like membership service

More than 15 years after the launch of Amazon's Prime subscription service, its competitor Walmart is set to bring its own membership - Walmart+.

Redmi Note 9 Pro's next sale on June 16

10 Jun 2020

Redmi Note 9 Pro's next sale on June 16

Xiaomi's mid-ranger, the Redmi Note 9 Pro, will go on sale once again in India on June 16 at 12pm via Amazon and Mi.com.

Janhvi Kapoor's 'Gunjan Saxena' to release directly on Netflix

09 Jun 2020

Janhvi Kapoor's 'Gunjan Saxena' to release directly on Netflix

After Gulabo Sitabo and Shakuntala Devi, Janhvi Kapoor-starrerGunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl has become the latest Bollywood movie to release directly on an OTT platform, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic.

Vicky Kaushal's 'Sardar Udham Singh' post-production set to resume

08 Jun 2020

Vicky Kaushal's 'Sardar Udham Singh' post-production set to resume

After more than two months of standstill, Bollywood is finally showing signs of revival.

Anurag Kashyap's new Netflix film 'Choked' leaked online

05 Jun 2020

Anurag Kashyap's new Netflix film 'Choked' leaked online

Anurag Kashyap's latest film Choked: Paisa Bolta Hai has become the target of notorious piracy site Tamilrockers. The movie premiered on Netflix earlier today.

Why are film producers and theaters at loggerheads?

15 May 2020

Why are film producers and theaters at loggerheads?

The film business, much like the entire world right now, is a hullabaloo of uncertainty and anxiety.

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

11 May 2020

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

The pandemic is bringing some unforeseen changes in the movie business.

India's super-rich may face wealth tax to aid coronavirus-hit economy

26 Apr 2020

India's super-rich may face wealth tax to aid coronavirus-hit economy

In a bid to reduce the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the economy, 50 Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officers have suggested a 40% tax for the super-rich, a one-time COVID-19 relief cess of 4%, etc.

Be patient, you'll survive: Man, who defeated coronavirus, tells NewsBytes

31 Mar 2020

Be patient, you'll survive: Man, who defeated coronavirus, tells NewsBytes

When 29-year-old Rohit Sharma went to London on a company project this January, he had high hopes and was looking forward to his assignment there. The stay, however, was cut short and Rohit was called back to Delhi, due to coronavirus pandemic.

Working or studying from home? Check the best broadband plans

22 Mar 2020

Working or studying from home? Check the best broadband plans

Given concerns around the coronavirus pandemic, chances are you have been asked to work or study from home. But logistically, are you prepared for the change?

Airtel to offer consolidated plan for DTH, broadband, mobile data

21 Mar 2020

Airtel to offer consolidated plan for DTH, broadband, mobile data

Bharti Airtel is gearing up to launch a new One Airtel Plan in India. It will be a consolidated recharge plan, including benefits from four services: DTH, broadband, streaming, as well as mobile data.

Is government planning to censor streaming platforms

04 Mar 2020

Is government planning to censor streaming platforms

The clock is ticking fast for streaming platforms in India as the government wants them to finalize a self-regulatory code of conduct in 100 days.

Airtel discontinues free Netflix benefit from broadband and postpaid plans

02 Feb 2020

Airtel discontinues free Netflix benefit from broadband and postpaid plans

Following the disruption caused by Reliance Jio, Airtel had upgraded its plans to offer freebies like Amazon Prime membership and Netflix subscription.

Amazon Prime 3-month membership available for just Rs. 329!

20 Jan 2020

Amazon Prime 3-month membership available for just Rs. 329!

As part of its ongoing Great Indian Sale 2020, Amazon has introduced an attractive deal on its Prime membership. Under this offer, the e-commerce giant is providing a three-month Prime membership plan at a discounted price of just Rs. 329.

Amazon Great Indian Sale: Best deals on top-selling smartphones

17 Jan 2020

Amazon Great Indian Sale: Best deals on top-selling smartphones

Amazon has announced the next edition of Great Indian Sale on its platform.

Amazon Great Indian Sale 2020 announced: Details here

11 Jan 2020

Amazon Great Indian Sale 2020 announced: Details here

Amazon has announced the first round of its popular Great Indian Sale for 2020 from January 19.

Airtel is offering Rs. 1,000 discount to new broadband subscribers

12 Dec 2019

Airtel is offering Rs. 1,000 discount to new broadband subscribers

In a bid to take on rivals like JioFiber and ACT Fibernet, Bharti Airtel has announced an attractive discount for its new broadband subscribers.

OnePlus TVs get Netflix support, and a new remote-control

09 Dec 2019

OnePlus TVs get Netflix support, and a new remote-control

The lack of Netflix support on the premium OnePlus TVs has been a talking point for a long time now. The Shenzhen-based tech giant has addressed the concern and is now releasing an update that brings official support for the popular streaming service.

BSNL Rs. 777 broadband plan re-launched for new subscribers

04 Dec 2019

BSNL Rs. 777 broadband plan re-launched for new subscribers

BSNL has re-launched its Rs. 777 broadband plan a.k.a 500GB CUL plan in India. The popular plan comes with some attractive benefits including 500GB of data at 50Mbps and unlimited calling. However, there is a catch.

Best Samsung TVs with 4K resolution available in India

28 Nov 2019

Best Samsung TVs with 4K resolution available in India

Samsung, which is one of the biggest smartphone manufacturers in the world, is also known for its electronic accessories and TVs.

Best 4K LED TVs in India under Rs. 30,000

27 Nov 2019

Best 4K LED TVs in India under Rs. 30,000

With cutting-edge technology becoming mainstream, our televisions have now become smarter than they used to be.

Is Vodafone's RedX pack better than Airtel's Rs. 999 plan?

14 Nov 2019

Is Vodafone's RedX pack better than Airtel's Rs. 999 plan?

Vodafone's recently launched RedX postpaid plan is a premium pack that offers up to 50% faster data speeds, free calling, complimentary SMSes, and bundled benefits worth more than Rs. 20,000.

Vodafone RedX Rs. 999 postpaid plan introduced: Details here

09 Nov 2019

Vodafone RedX Rs. 999 postpaid plan introduced: Details here

In a bid to attract postpaid subscribers in India, Vodafone has launched a limited edition RedX plan in the country.

Best new shows, movies coming on Amazon Prime this November

07 Nov 2019

Best new shows, movies coming on Amazon Prime this November

Wondering what Amazon Prime is going to be streaming this month now that you are done watching The Office (again)?

Airtel revises broadband plans, offers 1Gbps speed and unlimited data

01 Nov 2019

Airtel revises broadband plans, offers 1Gbps speed and unlimited data

Bharti Airtel has announced new broadband plans under the 'Airtel Xstream Fiber' service, as it looks to up the ante against Reliance's JioFiber.

Did Netflix meet RSS over 'anti-Hindu' content? No!

21 Oct 2019

Did Netflix meet RSS over 'anti-Hindu' content? No!

Netflix is spreading its wings in India. Not only does it allow users to stream a truckload of foreign content, but it's also making some interesting India-origin stories.

JioFiber Platinum v/s Airtel VIP: The better 1Gbps broadband plan?

20 Oct 2019

JioFiber Platinum v/s Airtel VIP: The better 1Gbps broadband plan?

After a great run with its mobile services, Reliance Jio looks to disrupt India's broadband market with its newly launched JioFiber service.

Reliance JioFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber: Broadband plans under Rs. 1,000

17 Oct 2019

Reliance JioFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber: Broadband plans under Rs. 1,000

Reliance's much-awaited JioFiber service is now available across India. The FTTH service promises to offer up to 1Gbps download speed along with attractive freebies, with plans starting at just Rs. 699/month.

Amazon Great Indian Festival 2019 Celebration Special: Top deals, offers

09 Oct 2019

Amazon Great Indian Festival 2019 Celebration Special: Top deals, offers

Amazon has announced a "Celebration Special" round of its Great Indian Festival sale from October 13.

Airtel launches new 'All Channels' pack for Digital TV users

03 Oct 2019

Airtel launches new 'All Channels' pack for Digital TV users

Airtel has introduced a new 'All Channels' DTH pack in India as it aims to take on Reliance's JioFiber-based Jio HomeTV service.

Amazon Great India Festival sale: Top deals and offers revealed

19 Sep 2019

Amazon Great India Festival sale: Top deals and offers revealed

Amazon is all set to kick off its Great Indian Festival sale in India from September 29.

Airtel launches 'all channels' DTH pack at Rs. 1,675/month

15 Sep 2019

Airtel launches 'all channels' DTH pack at Rs. 1,675/month

Airtel has announced a new 'all channels' DTH pack in India as it looks to take on Reliance's Jio Fiber-based Jio Home TV service.

Rivaling Jio Fiber, Airtel launches 1Gbps V-Fiber broadband plan

11 Sep 2019

Rivaling Jio Fiber, Airtel launches 1Gbps V-Fiber broadband plan

From rebranding its Airtel TV app service to launching new Android-based set-top boxes and TV Stick, Airtel is holding no bars in taking on Reliance Jio.

Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale 2019 announced: Details here

09 Sep 2019

Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale 2019 announced: Details here

Amazon has announced a fresh round of its popular Great Indian Festival Sale in India. The e-commerce giant has activated a dedicated page for the sale but hasn't disclosed the dates yet.

How do Jio Fiber's plans and services compare with competitors?

08 Sep 2019

How do Jio Fiber's plans and services compare with competitors?

Reliance Jio has launched its much-awaited fixed-line broadband service, Jio Fiber, in India. The FTTH service offers upto 1Gbps speed, upto 5,000GB of data, and a host of freebies including TVs.

Top 6 romantic-comedy flicks you can watch on Amazon Prime

08 Sep 2019

Top 6 romantic-comedy flicks you can watch on Amazon Prime

Romantic comedies have a set theme: two people meet, struggle to establish their relationship, and then finally succeed.

Jio Fiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber: Which one to opt for?

07 Sep 2019

Jio Fiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber: Which one to opt for?

After a stellar run with its mobile services, Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the broadband space in India. Just recently, the company launched its fiber-to-the-home service, Jio Fiber, and revealed all the plans.

Jio GigaFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber v/s Vodafone v/s BSNL

25 Aug 2019

Jio GigaFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber v/s Vodafone v/s BSNL

Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the broadband market in India with its fiber-to-the-home service, Jio GigaFiber, which is set to roll out from September 5.

Airtel revises V-Fiber broadband plans to take on Jio's GigaFiber

24 Aug 2019

Airtel revises V-Fiber broadband plans to take on Jio's GigaFiber

Bharti Airtel is pulling out all cards to take on Reliance Jio's potentially disruptive GigaFiber service. Alongside readying its own Android set-top box, the telco has now revised its V-Fiber plans to pass on more benefits to broadband subscribers.

Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 is now on sale from today

07 Aug 2019

Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 is now on sale from today

Huawei's recently launched smartphone, the Y9 Prime 2019, is now on sale in India starting today 12pm via Amazon.