Amazon Prime Membership Offers 2021: How to Get Prime Subscription Effectively Free or with Up to 50% Discount

We are going to show the ways through which you can get a Prime subscription effectively free or with up to a 50 per cent discount.

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Amazon Prime membership is probably one of the best things offered from the e-commerce platform. The membership brings a ton of benefits and services that probably you won’t get on any other platforms. The Prime membership is quite affordable as well. It comes with a price tag of Rs 999 per year and Rs 329 for three months. For this price tag, you get special discounts, free delivery on eligible products, Prime Video, Prime Music, and much more. However, there are some ways through which you can get all of these benefits for half the price or even for effectively for free. In this article, we are going to show the ways through which you can get a Prime subscription effectively free or with up to 50 per cent discount.

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What is Amazon Prime?

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Amazon Prime is a special membership offered by the e-commerce giant that brings some interesting benefits. The Prime membership comes with a price tag of Rs 999 per year. Furthermore, there is also an option of a quarterly plan that is priced at Rs 329. However, it makes more sense to go with the Rs 999 annual plan as it is much cheaper than the quarterly pack.

Coming to the benefits, with Prime membership you will get free one-day, two-day, express, and free scheduled delivery on eligible products and addresses. Furthermore, you can get a free standard delivery option with Prime membership with no minimum order. Apart from this, you can access Prime Videos, Prime Music, Prime Reading, and Prime Gaming. You will also get special discounts, early-access deals, and more with your Prime membership.

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Amazon Prime Membership: How to Get It Effectively Free

As you know Amazon Prime membership offers a plethora of benefits. However, there are certain ways through which you can get the membership for free. Airtel, Reliance Jio, and Vodafone Idea are currently offering free Prime membership with a range of postpaid plans. Furthermore, Airtel and JioFiber are also offering free Prime membership with a range of broadband plans. Here’s what you need to know:

Airtel Postpaid & Xstream Fiber Broadband Plans with Free Amazon Prime Membership

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Airtel is offering a free one year of Amazon Prime membership with its range of postpaid plans. The operator is offering free membership with Rs 499, Rs 999, and Rs 1,599 postpaid plans. The packs also come with some interesting benefits like Airtel Xstream Premium subscription, Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription, data rollover facility, unlimited voice calls, and more. With Rs 999 and Rs 1,599 postpaid plans you can get additional SIM cards as well. The former offers 1 regular + 2 free family add-ons, while the latter comes with one free family add-on.

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Coming to the broadband plans, Airtel is currently offering Amazon Prime membership with only one broadband plan known as Entertainment. The broadband plan comes with a price tag of Rs 999 and offers up to 200Mbps of internet speeds. It also offers free Prime membership, Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription, Airtel Xstream, Wynk Music, unlimited voice calls, and more.

How to Subscribe to Amazon Prime for Free Through Airtel Thanks App

You can easily claim free Amazon Prime membership by using the Airtel Thanks application. The app is available for both Android and iOS platforms. Here’s how you can subscribe to Amazon Prime for free using the Airtel Thanks application.

  1. Download and install the Airtel Thanks application from Google Play Store or Apple App Store.
  2. Sign the application using your Airtel mobile number.
  3. On the homepage, you will see an option of the Discover Airtel Thanks banner on the top. Tap on it.
  4. There you will see an Amazon Prime card on the Thanks Page. Tap on the Claim Now button on the card and it will take you to the next screen.
  5. You will be redirected to the Amazon application to sign up/sign in to the app.
  6. Enter your Amazon login credentials and then you will see the ‘Welcome to Amazon Prime’ page.

With this, your Amazon Prime membership will be activated. You will get the confirmation on your registered email as well. However, it is important to note that your Prime membership will be added to your Airtel postpaid bill once the free period is over.

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Jio Fiber Broadband and Postpaid Plans with Free Amazon Prime Membership

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Reliance Jio is offering Amazon Prime membership with all of its postpaid plans in India. The company has a wide range of plans including Rs 399, Rs 599, Rs 799, Rs 999, and Rs 1,499. All the postpaid plans come with Amazon Prime membership for one year along with Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription, and Netflix. Apart from this, you also get access to Jio app suites. The postpaid plans also bring unlimited voice calls, a data roll-over facility, unlimited SMS, and more.

Apart from this, the operator also offers free Amazon Prime membership with its JioFiber broadband service. There are multiple plans like Rs 999, Rs 1,499, Rs 2,499, Rs 3,999, and Rs 8,499 that brings a host of interesting subscriptions including Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ Hotstar VIP, SonyLIV, Zee5, Sun NXT, Voot Select, Voot Kids, ALT Balaji, Hoichoi, ShemarooMe, Lionsgate Play, Discovery+, Eros Now, and more.

Vi Postpaid Plans with Free Amazon Prime Membership

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Vodafone Idea is yet another operator that brings Amazon Prime membership for free with its range of postpaid plans. The company has Rs 499 and Rs 699 Entertainment Plus postpaid plans that offer free Prime membership along with Disney+ Hotstar VIP and more. The Rs 1,099 RED X postpaid plan brings Amazon Prime membership along with Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscriptions as well.

Free Amazon Prime Membership with SBI Card Application

Interestingly, if you have an SBI credit card, you can get an Amazon Prime membership for free. The offer is currently valid for Simply Save SBI credit card customers only. As per the deal, you can redeem your rewards points for free Amazon Prime membership. Customers can get 3 months of free Amazon Prime membership if they redeem 1300 rewards points. Furthermore, one can get one year of free Amazon Prime membership if they have 4200 rewards points and redeem it for free. Lastly, if you are low on reward points, you can still avail one year of free Amazon Prime membership. In order to do that, one can redeem 2100 points and pay Rs 500 along with it to get one year of free Amazon Prime membership. Here’s how you can do it:

  1. Download SBI Card application on your Android or iOS device.
  2. Follow the on-screen instructions and log in/ sign up for the application.
  3. Now, go to the Rewards section and go to Redeem. Search for Amazon Prime.
  4. Once you redeem the offer, go to this link and enter the promo code to get free Amazon Prime membership.

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Amazon Prime Membership How to Get It with Up to 50% Discount

What if we tell you that you can get an Amazon Prime membership with up to 50 per cent discount. There are different offers and workarounds through which you can easily get the Amazon Prime membership at a discounted price. Here’s how:

Amazon Prime Youth Offer

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Amazon is currently offering a discount on its Prime membership, especially for youth. So, if you fall under the 18-24 years old category, then you can avail of the membership for as low as Rs 499 per year. In order to do that, you just need to first sign-up for a new account and then verify your age. You can upload any one of the ID proofs including the Aadhaar card, Pan card, Voter ID Card, or driver’s license. You then need to upload one selfie. Once it is verified, you can get Rs 500 cashback within 48 hours to your Amazon Pay balance.

Amazon Echo Cashback Offer: Get Rs 300 Cashback

Amazon is also holding a limited period offer under which customers can get 3-months of Amazon Prime membership for effectively at Rs 29. However, in order to do that, one need to purchase a new Echo device. Under this offer,  customers who are planning to buy Echo device can select the Jio Prime checkbox in the additional items section right above the Buy Button and then Add it to the cart. Customers then need to place their order and they will get Rs 300 cashback on their Amazon Pay once the item is dispatched. With this, users will get Rs 300 cashback on the 3-month Amazon Prime membership that costs Rs 329 for three months. The offer is valid till August 10th.

RuPay Platinum Debit Card Offer: 20% Instant Discount

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This is a really good workaround for those who have RuPay Platinum debit cards (offered by NSDL Jiffy, Canara Bank, SBI, etc). The cardholders are eligible for getting a 20 per cent instant discount when they recharge Amazon Pay Balance using RuPay Platinum Debit card. So, you can recharge the Amazon Pay Balance of Rs 500 and you have to pay only Rs 400. However, under this offer, you can only avail of Rs 100 per card per month and that too on Fridays. So, you can recharge the Amazon Pay balance for two months. With this, you will get a Rs 1000 Amazon Pay Balance for just Rs 800. With the money, you can now easily buy an Amazon Prime membership.

Free Amazon Prime Subscription with Purchase of JBL Products

You can also get free Amazon Prime membership if you purchase any JBL product. The audio device maker Harman is celebrating its 75th anniversary and has revealed that customers who will buy JBL products via Amazon India will get free Prime membership. Customers who will purchase both JBL and Infinity range of products will get this benefit. The order is till July 31st. Furthermore, the brand says that users will get three months of free Amazon Prime membership, which is worth Rs 329 for free. . The company is also giving away Swiggy coupons worth Rs 100 to its customers.

However, there are a few terms and conditions. Customers need to purchase via Appario Retail on Amazon India to avail of the offer. Any Indian customer above 18 years of age can claim the reward after fulfilling the criteria. Eligible customers will receive an email intimation from Amazon along with the link to register. Customers will get the link only after the return window is closed. They can redeem the offer between June 1 and September 15, 2021. Here’s how to claim it:

  1. Once you have purchased a JBL product, you need to go to jblcombooffer.rewardzpromo.com.
  2. There you need to register by entering your name, mobile number, email ID, and copy of the invoice.
  3. Click on Submit button and you will recieve a unique code on the registered email ID or the mobile number.
  4. You can claim the rewards within 48 hours of receiving the code by clicking on the “Claim” tab.
  5. For that, you need to enter the code and registered mobile number/email ID.
  6. Once done, you will receive the subscription code and the process details on your email ID.

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