Amazon Prime Video is one of the best streaming services that offer a lot of popular movies, TV Shows, and on-demand content. Also you can find a lot of Amazon Prime Originals as well. Moreover, the Prime Video app is available on Roku. So you can install the app and stream your favorite content easily.

Prime Video on Roku

Features of Prime Video

Here are the features of using Prime Video:

Enjoy Offline Videos

You can download your favorite videos and enjoy watching them offline or later. You can select the quality of the video while downloading and watching to control data usage.

Attractive Contents

Prime Video offers splendid content, such as award-winning Amazon Originals, blockbuster Bollywood movies, regional movies, and so on.

Exclusive Traits

With the Prime membership, you can get ad-free music along with unlimited free and quick delivery. It lets you stream videos of good quality.

What’s Trending on Prime Video

Some of the popular Amazon Prime originals you can find are:

  • Bosch
  • Sneaky Pete
  • Hand of God
  • Patriot
  • Jack Ryan
  • Night Sky
  • The Boys
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power
  • Reacher
  • Outrage
  • The Devil’s Hour

How Much is Amazon Prime Video on Roku

As of February 12, 2022, the Prime Video subscription will cost you $8.99 per month. In case you are subscribing to Prime Video for the very first time, you will get a 30-day free trial.

Additionally, you add add-ons to your subscription. It includes some premium streaming services like Showtime, Starz, A&E, AMC, etc.

Important Note: To subscribe to Prime Video, visit its official website.

How to Add Prime Video on Roku

1. Press the Home button on your Roku remote and go to the home screen.

2. Navigate to the Streaming Channels option.

Select Streaming Channels

3. Click the Search Channels option and search for Prime Video.

Select Search Channels - Add Prime Video on Roku

4. Select the Prime Video app tile from the search suggestion.

5. Click on the Add Channel button to start the installation process.

6. Tap the OK button once the installation is complete.

7. Next, press the Go to Channel option to launch the app.

How to Activate Prime Video on Roku

1. Launch the Prime app, and you will get an activation code.

2. Note the activation code and open a web browser on your smartphone or PC.

3. Visit the Activation website ( of Prime Video.

4. Sign in with your Amazon Account.

Sign In to Amazon

5. Input the activation code on the required field and hit the Activate Device button.

Activate Prime Video o nRoku

6. Now, the Prime Video app on your Roku will be activated.

7. Go back to the Prime Video app and stream your favorite movies and TV shows.

How to Watch Amazon Prime Video by Screen Mirroring

In case you have an Android device like a smartphone or tablet with you, it is easy to screen mirror the Prime Video app to Roku. For that, you just have to enable the screen mirroring mode on Roku.

1. Get the Amazon Prime Video app from the Google Play Store.

2. Next, make sure that your Android device and Roku are connected to the same wifi network.

3. Pull down the Notification Panel on your Android device.

Tap on Cast - Stream Prime Video on Roku

4. Locate and tap on the Cast icon.

5. From the scanned devices list, select your Roku device.

6. Now, your Android device’s screen will be mirrored to Roku.

7. After that, launch the Prime Video app and sign in to your subscription account.

8. Play any movie or TV show and stream them on your TV.


1. Why is Prime Video not working on Roku?

The primary reason will be your internet connection, or maybe your subscription must be expired.

2. Is Amazon Prime Video down on Roku?

No, the Prime Video app is working very well on Roku. You can also use third-party websites like Downdetector to check for any server outage.

3. How to Uninstall Amazon Prime Video on Roku?

You can follow the steps below to 9uninstall the Prime Video app:
Step1: Go to the channels grid on Roku
Step 2: Choose the Prime Video app
Step 3: Hit the Asterisk (*) button on the remote
Step 4: Choose the Remove Channel option