After introducing popular channels and services in the Prime Instant Video and Video on Demand services, Amazon is now introducing the video streaming services to more gadgets- now it is available on Sony PlayStation 3. More than 12,000 TV shows and movies will now be available on in the PS3 gaming console.
The Streaming Service
The video streaming service from the online store major is easily setup by linking your Amazon account with the PlayStation- just like getting Netflix or Hulu Plus video streaming services on the console. The Amazon Prime Instant Video and Video on Demand streaming services comes at $79 per year, but it includes many free videos too.
The Changing Face of Gaming Consoles
Streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and Apple TV has redefined watching videos and movies in a multitude of gadgets including the gaming consoles. Gaming consoles like Xbox 360 and PS3 are not just about gaming nowadays. It is touted to be a complete entertainment gadget. The Microsoft Xbox Live services have streaming videos like HBO go, Xfinity, and MLB.TV which was announced just last week- and with this development Amazon Prime will soon roll out in Xbox 360 too!