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How to Manage Prime Video Mobile Data Usage

To manage the amount of data the Prime Video app uses, set a default video quality or turn on "Wi-Fi Only" mode in your settings.

You can watch Prime Video titles using your mobile device's Wi-Fi connection or your mobile data network.

Whenever you’re using mobile data, notifications typically display on-screen for a few seconds during video playback.

Note: When watching Prime Video on a mobile network, keep in mind that the amount of data you use may affect the bill you receive from your mobile carrier.

To manage your mobile data usage:

For iOS Devices

  1. Launch the Prime Video app and tap Settings from the menu.
  2. Select Streaming & Downloading.
  3. Choose your preferred video quality for streaming and/or downloading video.
  4. Select the Wi-Fi Only option to only stream or download video when your device is connected to a Wi-Fi network.

For Android Devices

  1. Launch the Prime Video app and tap Menu Menu Button 
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  2. Tap Settings and select Download & Streaming.
  3. Choose your preferred video quality for streaming and/or downloading video.
  4. Select the Wi-Fi Only option to only stream or download video when your device is connected to a Wi-Fi network.

Note: The descriptions next to each video quality indicate the amount of data typically used for an hour of streaming, or the quality of the video download.

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