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By Justin SabrinaUpdated on September 20, 2023

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How to keep Amazon Prime Video playable after canceling subscription? This article will cover some efective ways to help you to download/record Amazon Prime Instant Video on PC and Mac, iOS and Android devices, and converting the recorded Amazon videos, TV shows and movies to MP4 for offline play to any devices.

Amazon Prime video is available online on Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, XBOX 360 / one, Playstation 3/4, Wii and more. You are allowed to stream over 40,000 movies, TV episodes and many other types of videos on both desktop and portable devices as part of the Amazon Prime subscription. Do you want to to download movies and shows from Amazon Prime Video?

Record Amazon Prime Video


Subscribers to Prime get a bunch of great benefits but there are some restrictions. For example, not all the Prime Video titles are available to download;Amazon subscribers must complete the viewing within 48 hours once streaming or downloads are started and the video will expire 30 days after payment. You may want to ask how to get rid of the restrictions so you can watch Amazon Prime Instant Video anytime, anywhere. In this tutorial, we will show you why you can't download Amazon Prime videos to your computer and how to record Amazon Prime video for offline playable through a smart Amazon Prime video recorder.

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Part 1. Can I Download Movies from Amazon to My Computer?

Although you can stream videos from Amazon, you can't download and watch them at all. This is due to Digital Rights Management (DRM) that Amazon uses to protect its media downloads. Even if you have purchased Amazon video, you can't download it to your PC.

In addition, Amazon does not provide desktop applications for Prime Video, so you need to download Amazon Prime videos to your PC with other tools. There are a lot of so-called Amazon video downloads or services on the market, but they don't actually help you download the Amazon videos you need to your computer. If you have such an annoyance, please check out the 2 valid methods below which we have listed.

Part 2. Download Amazon Prime Video on Windows 10/11 (Members only)

Amazon makes it possible to download content for Amazon Prime members, including Amazon Prime video, Amazon Prime Music, etc. But the download feature is only available on mobile devices and Windows 10/11.

A good news is that Amazon recently released the official Prime Video app for Windows 11/10. The Amazon Prime Video app is now available on Windows 10 & 11. With an Amazon Prime Membership account, you can even download Amazon Prime videos for offline viewing.

How to Download Amazon Prime Videos on Windows 10/11?

Step 1. Open the Microsoft Store, search for Amazon Prime Video app, and install the app.

Step 2. Launch the Amazon Prime Video app. Sign in with your Amazon Prime account (email address).

Step 3. Browse, search for the movie or TV show you like. Then click the "Download" button to start the video downloading.

download Amazon Prime video on Windows 11

Tips: To change Amazon Prime Video download quality, you can tap on the Gear icon in the left panel to open the setting page.

Where does the Amazon Prime Video app save downloaded videos?
You can find your downloaded Amazon Prime video files on Windows 10/11 at the following path:

C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Packages\AmazonVideo.PrimeVideo_pwbj9vvecjh7j\ LocalState\Downloads

Part 3. Record Amazon Prime Video on PC and Mac (Hot & Lossless)

Many people tend to record fantastic Amazon videos to offline watch on their mobile devices like iPhone 11/11Pro(Max), iPhone XS/XR, iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy s20/S10/S9/S8/Note 9, Huawei MateBook, iPad/iPod touch, Huawei P40/P30/P20, Huawei Mate Mate 30/20/Mate 20 Pro, Sony, Google Pixel, HTC One, Motorola, LG, etc.

UkeySoft Screen Recorder is an efficient and powerful online video recorder and streaming video recorder, you can easily record videos/movies from Amazon, Hulu, Metacafe, NetFlix, YouTube, Blockbuster, iTunes, Vimeo, MySpace, etc. You can record your computer screen, record HD video and save it to MP4, WMV, MOV, AVI, GIF, TS, and other formats compatible with computers and portable devices. Now follow the guidance and you can know in detail.

How to Rip Amazon Prime Video with UkeySoft Screen Recorder

Step 1. Install and Launch the UkeySoft Screen Recorder
You can follow the installation instructions to install the UkeySoft Screen Recorder to your computer after downloading. Open it and you need to make a selection of the "Screen Recorder" option.

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Step 2. Customize the Recording Area
This program allows you to freely select the recording area, you can choose full screen or custom.

Screen Display Settings

record amazon prime video select the recording area

record amazon prime video set the recording area

Step 3. Select the Audio Input Channel
To get a high-definition Amazon Prime video, we recommend that you choose "Computer Sound" which will record a video that maintains the original audio quality.

select audio input method

Step 4. Set the Output Info
After clicking Settings > Video menu, you can customize the output format and output path of the recording file. This UkeySoft Screen Recorder program supports recording video to FLV, MP4, AVI and WMV and more popular format. Also, if you don't like the default storage path, you can also adjust it in the "Output" column.

General Output Settings

Also, you can set hotkeys on "Hotkeys" section.

Change Shortcuts

Step 5. Start to Record Amazon Prime Video
Click the “Record” button to instantly record your Amazon Prime video. When the Amazon Prime video ends, you can preview the recorded videos on your computer then the recorded videos will be saved on your computer by clicking on “Save” button.

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Step 6. Edit and Convert the Recorded Amazon Prime Video(Option)
If you want to edit the recorded Amazon video, please go back to Home page and click "Video Toolbox" function, the program will pop up an new windows, plase import the recored video and editing it.

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The UkeySoft program also can help you edit and convert the recorded video to any formats, such as MP4M AVI, 3GP, M4V, FLV, MOV, etc.

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Note: To ensure smooth playback without interruption, you'd better make sure your network connection is good or you can fully load the video ahead of time.

Now you've successfully download the Amazon Prime video to your PC and you can enjoy it offline with your PC or transfer Amazon Prime videos to any other device for offline playable.

Alternative Method: Download Amazon Prime Video Using TunesBank

You can indeed download Amazon Prime videos without resorting to recording methods by using the TunesBank Amazon Prime Video Downloader. This tool stands at the forefront of the industry, specializing in the removal of DRM restrictions and the conversion of Amazon Prime videos into standard video formats. Explore the details below to discover more about this exceptional software.

TunesBank Amazon Prime Video Downloader

High-Quality Video Conversion:
TunesBank Amazon Prime Video Downloader offers the ability to convert Amazon Prime videos to popular formats such as MP4 and MKV with a stunning 1080P resolution. This ensures that you can enjoy your favorite content in the best possible quality, preserving all the details and clarity of the original video.

Ultra-Fast Download Speed:
The software boasts a remarkable 5X ultra-fast download speed. This means you can download your Amazon Prime videos quickly and efficiently, saving you time and ensuring a smooth streaming experience without any buffering or lag.

Multilingual Audio and Subtitle Support:
TunesBank Amazon Prime Video Downloader is designed to cater to a global audience. It retains the original multilingual audio tracks and subtitles, allowing you to watch content in your preferred language without any loss in quality. This feature enhances the accessibility and enjoyment of your downloaded videos.

Efficient Batch Downloading:
The batch mode feature is a time-saving gem. It empowers you to download multiple episodes or videos from Amazon Prime simultaneously. This is particularly useful for binge-watchers or those looking to grab an entire series with just a few clicks, streamlining the download process.

DRM Protection Removal:
One of the standout features of this software is its ability to remove Amazon's DRM (Digital Rights Management) protection. By doing so, it guarantees that you can keep your downloaded videos forever, without any restrictions. You can enjoy your content offline, on multiple devices, and even share it with family and friends without limitations.

Tutorial: How to Download Amazon Prime Video to PC

Here is the comprehensive guide outlining the step-by-step process for downloading Amazon movies or TV shows to your PC with the assistance of TunesBank Amazon Video Downloader. To begin, please ensure that you've successfully downloaded and installed the software on your computer.

Step 1. Launch TunesBank Amazon Video Downloader
Once the installation is complete, open TunesBank Amazon Video Downloader on your Windows PC. Subsequently, sign in to your Amazon account by providing your login credentials within the built-in browser.

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Step 2. Search and Add Amazon Videos
Access the Amazon Prime Video application or website, and copy the URL of the specific movie or show you wish to download. Next, simply paste the video URL into the designated search box of the downloader.

copy and paste amazon video

You can also search videos based on their title or relevant keywords within Amazon Prime Video.

search amazon video

Step 3. Adjust Amazon Prime Video Settings
Before initiating the download process for Amazon videos to your PC, it's necessary to configure the video settings. To do so, click on the 'Setting' button located in the upper right corner.

select output format

You have the option to adjust various video parameters such as video format, video codecs, preferred audio languages, and subtitle languages.

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Step 4. Start Downloading Amazon Prime Movies and TV Shows to PC
Simply click on the 'Download' button to commence the process of downloading movies or TV shows from Amazon Prime to your PC.

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To download TV shows, choose the desired seasons, configure the audio track and subtitles as per your preference, and then proceed by clicking the 'Download' button.

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Step 5. Find Downloaded Prime Videos on PC
After the download process is finished, you can find the downloaded videos within the 'History' section.

amazon video download history

Part 4. Download Amazon Video to PC with Online Amazon Video Downloader

Video Grabber is the free online software to help you grab videos from popular online video websites like Amazon, YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Tubechop, etc. Before downloading, this tool will offer you some options for you to choose desired format and definition. You just need to copy & paste video URL address, the video will be grabbed in MP4, WebM or 3GP format according to your choice. Before you save Amazon video to your computer, you should know that the Video Grabber is a totally free web-based program.

save Amazon video to pc with Video Grabber

Download Amazon videos with Video Grabber

Step 1. Open the Amazon video you want to download and copy its URL.

Step 2. Navigate to Video Grabber website and paste the URL to the input box.

Step 3. Hit "Download" button and you will be prompted to "Download Launcher" before downloading. Just do it.

Step 4. It will take a few seconds to analyze the video. After that, choose desired format and definition on pop-up dialogue to start downloading.

Step 5. Tab "Download" button to start the online Amazon video downloading.

Note: This method not allow to download the DRM Amazon Prime Video, so we recommend you use a Screen Recorder (streaming video recorder) to record videos, movies, TV shows, sports and live TV from any streaming video platform, such as Amazon Video, YouTube Vieo, Netflix, Hulu, Playstation Vue, Sling Orange, Crackle, Twitch, Vevo and more.

Part 5. Download & Record Amazon Prime Video on Android & iOS

Way 1. Download Amazon Prime Videos on Mobile with Amazon Prime Video App

With an Amazon Prime subscription, you are allowed to download films and tv shows for offline playback on your Fire tablets and phone, Android and iOS devices. Come here to figure out!

Step 1. First, install the Amazon Prime Video app to your iPhone or Android phone from Apple Store or Google Play.

Step 2. Open the Amazon Prime Video app, and sign in with your Amazon Prime or Amazon Prime Video account.

Step 3. Next, select a movie or TV show you would like to download, and open the video details page. Hit on the "Download" button;

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Note: Due to copyright, not all Amazon Prime movies or TV shows are available for downloading.

Step 4. Select the output quality for your movies or shows. Afterward, hit on the "Start download" button to start the Amazon video download.

Step 5. To browse your downloaded Amazon Prime videos, select the 'Downloads' button in the Amazon Prime Video app. And you can watch them in offline mode!

Way 2. Record Amazon Prime Videos on Mobile with Built-in Recorder
Today, most mobile phones have built-in free screen recording functions, such as the iOS Screen Recorder and Android Screen Recorder.

For iOS

Step 1. Go to "Settings" > "Control Center", and click the "Add button" next to "Screen Recording".

Step 2. Open the Amazon Prime Amazon Prime Video on iPhone, and play any fime or show you like.

Step 3. Swipe down from the top-right corner (iPhone X or later) or swipe up (iPhone 8 or earlier). Click the "Record" icon and wait for 3 seconds to count down.

Step 4. When finished, click the red record button to stop recording. And you can find the recorded video in the Photos app.

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For Android

Step 1. Go to Quick Settings, find the Screen Recorder toggle and tap on it.

Step 2. Select what you want to record and tap 'Start'.

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Step 3. Play any video or movie on Amazon Prime Video app.

Step 4. Once you finished recording, open the Google Photos app > 'Library' > 'Movies' to find the recorded Amazon Prime videos.

Part 6. More Streaming Video & Music Converter Recommend

iTunes DRM Video Converter - Remove iTunes DRM and Convert M4V Video to MP4 Free

All the movies, music videos or TV shows downloaded from iTunes stored are protected with DRM encryption, you may found the downloaded iTunes videos comes in DRM protected M4V format, so you can't copy or convert to other formats for enjoying on other devices. Besides, you are not allowed to watch the purchased iTunes movies on no more than 5 different devices at a time, while the rental iTunes M4V movies can be played on a authorized device within limited time. Once the rental period expires, the movie will disappear automatically from your iTunes library, so you can't keep iTunes purchased movies forever.

In order to save iTunes M4V video forever, or play the iTunes DRM M4V TV Shows or video on any devices without any limitation, UkeySoft M4V Converter is designed to remove iTunes DRM and convert M4V files to MP4 for playback on any devices.

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Apple Music Converter - Remove DRM from Apple Music Songs and Convert M4P/AAC Songs to MP3

Apple Music tracks are only playable on authorized device, Apple Music subscriber can't play Apple Music songs on MP3 player, iPod nano/shuffle/classic, PS4, Zune, Xbox, and chromecast.

In order to enjoy Apple Music tracks on any devices without limitation, UkeySoft Apple Music Converter is specially developed to convert Apple Music, AA / AAX audiobooks and iTunes M4P music to MP3, AAC, AC3, FLAC, MKA, M4R or AU format at 16X faster speed with simple steps, keeping ID tags ( Artist & Album) after conversion. So, you can use this Apple Music Converter to download Apple Music songs to MP3 format.

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Spotify Music Converter - Download and Convert Spotify song, playlist to MP3/AAC/WAV/FLAC format Free

Spotify provides the free and paied streaming music service, we can sign up for a free account to enjoy music on Spotify application or website online, but you're not allowed to listen to the Spotify music offline with Free account, even though you can download Spotify playlist for offline listening with a Premium account, the songs you get are DRM protected and you can't transfer the downloaded Spotify music to MP3 player, iPod nano/shuffle/classic, etc.

To download Spotify music to transfer, copy and play on any devices, you need to remove DRM from Spotify music. UkeySoft Spotify Muisc Converter is an Spotify to MP3/AAC/M4A/WAV downloader, you can download and convert Spotify song, playlist & albums to MP3/AAC/WAV/FLAC with Free or Premium subscription. Only 3 steps to download Spotify music to MP3: Drag&drop as many songs or playlists you want to convert to the Spotify music converter interface(or copy&paste the link of the song/playlist to the Spotify music converter), the Spotify converter will load all songs in the playlist automatically, select MP3 as output format, then simple click "Convert" button start to download and convert Spotify songs to MP3 with Free account.

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Part 7. FAQs about Downloading & Recording Amazon Prime Video

Q1: Can I download movies from Amazon Prime to my MacBook?
Answer: No. As the downloa feature is only available on Windows 10/11 and mobile devices.

Q2. Can I record Amazon Prime Video?
Answer: Yes. You can screen record Amazon Prime Video on your Mac/PC as MP4 files, all you need is a screen recorder software such as UkeySoft Screen Recorder.

Q3. How can I record Amazon Prime Video?
Answer: To record Amazon Prime Video on PC or Mac, first install UkeySoft Screen Recorder and launch it. Set the microphone and output format, quality. Then play Amazon Prime Video on the browser. Click "RECORD" button.

Q4. How to screen record Amazon Prime on iPhone and Android?
Answer: Yes, you can use the built-in screen recording feature on your phone. Please refer to Part 5.

Q5. Can you record Amazon Prime on smart TV?
Answer: There is no a direct way to record any video streaming content from Amazon Prime Video on the TV. You can only record cable or satellite live TV on a smart TV. To record from a TV channel, you need a DVR.

Final Words

Amazon allows Amazon Prime members to use the download option to download title for offline viewing. You can download Amazon Prime Video on Windows 10, Windows 11, iPhone and Android phone or tablet. But all download Amazon Prime titles are only accessible on subscription period. You don't really own them. The best to save Amazon Prime Video is to record them as MP4 files. UkeySoft Screen Recorder enables you to record any movie and show from Amazon Prime Video, YouTube, Netflix and more streaming platforms. Alternatively, TunesBank Amazon Prime Video Downloader is also a one-stop professional video converter which help you download Amazon video to MP4/MKV for offline viewing without limits on various devices, including PC/Mac/iPhone/Android. Why not have a try?

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Justin Sabrina

Justin Sabrina

Justin Sabrina has over 10 years of content writing experience. She specializes in product reviews, how-to guides, tips and tricks, top lists, etc. on data encryption, multi-media conversion, screen recording and iOS unlocking. At UkeySoft, she performs in-depth research SEO copywriting and collaborates with our R & D team to offer effective software solution, most of her articles on software are helpful and easy to read, helping our reader easily solve problems through using software or apps.


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