What is the Download Limit for Amazon Prime Video?

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The download limit on Amazon Prime Video is around 15-25 titles across all devices running on the same account.

Also, the video files are encrypted hence can only be played on an Amazon Prime Video trusted software. Hence, you can not copy the video file onto other locations.

Though, you can easily play the videos offline when you are on the go. Additionally, you can only download one title across two devices only at one time.

Amazon Prime Video is a streaming service that lets you watch premium quality content listed on its server with an ad-free experience.

You can stream the video online on its servers as well as download the videos on your particular devices. The website offers over 20,000+ titles of TV shows and movies to choose from.

This article consists of all the knowledge there is regarding the download limit on Amazon Prime Video.

What Is The Download Limit For Amazon Prime Video

Further, this article also consists of some other useful tips that would amplify your Amazon Prime Video experience. 

How many devices can you stream a single video at once on Amazon Prime Video?

Amazon Prime Video has a limitation on the number of titles you can stream simultaneously on a single Amazon Prime Video account.

The user is only allowed to view three video titles simultaneously on a single account. Although, one can use multiple devices to view the same titles.

How long is the video available for watching on Amazon Prime Video?

Many users do not know this, but there is a viewing period for all your downloaded items on Amazon Prime Video.

The downloaded video stays in your library only for 30 days. Once you have started watching the video, you only have 48 hours to complete watching the particular title before it disappears.

Otherwise, your device will require an Internet connection once again within 48 hours to refresh the title content in your library.

How to download videos to SD card/external storage on Amazon Prime Video?

Phone internal storage is always running out of space, and you have to deal with it every day. Amazon Prime Video offers a perfect solution for such problems.

It lets you store your downloaded contents onto an SD card or external storage attached to your device. Listed below are the steps to enable storing titles on external storage:

  • Open the Amazon Prime Video application on the device you are using.
  • Now, locate the “Menu” in your application. Mostly it is a drop-down menu that appears when you click your profile picture.
  • In the “Menu” section, you will find an option labeled “Settings.” Click on the “Settings” button.
  • In the “Settings” option, you will find a toggle button available named “Download Videos to SD card/external storage.” 
  • Toggle the button ON to set your download destination to external storage.

Note: This option will only appear if your device is using an external storage device.

How to control Downloading quality of videos on Amazon Prime Video?

One can choose the downloading quality of the video he/she wants to download. When you click on the download button beside your title, the app will open a pop-up window and ask you in what quality do you want your content.

Four video qualities are listed on the Amazon Prime Video servers. They are as follows:

  • Best – It uses approximately 0.46 GB of data per hour.
  • Better – It uses about 0.26 GB of data per hour.
  • Good – It only uses 0.18 GB of data per hour.
  • Data Saver – It uses only 0.12 GB of data per hour.

Note: If you are downloading with a wi-fi connection, we advise you to download content in the Best quality. However, better quality video works just fine on small screens like mobile phones.


Thank you for visiting our website and reading this article. Downloading video is a very good option when you are on the go, and the internet connection is laggy.

Not only do downloading videos give you the perfect entertainment you wish for, but it also comes in very handy to people who like to travel a lot.

There is no deterioration in the experience when you are watching it offline as compared to when you are watching it online. Please share our website with your friends and come back again soon!

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