- Three months plan increased from Rs 329 to Rs 459
- For the monthly subscription which was Rs 129, you will have to pay Rs 179
- One day left to get the plan at the old price
Three months plan increased from Rs 329 to Rs 459
Amazon Prime membership prices are being increased from December 14. Prices are being increased by 50 percent. Now you will have to pay Rs 1499 for the annual membership of Amazon Prime. If you want to take this membership at the old rates, then you have one day left. Tomorrow i.e. till December 13, the annual membership of Amazon Prime can be taken for Rs 999. Users taking Prime membership get many benefits including Prime Video, Prime Music, One-Day Shopping Delivery. Amazon had announced to increase the prices of Prime membership during the Great Indian Festival sale in October. It was not said then when the new prices would be applicable. In November, the company gave information about this.
Here are the new plans
Amazon Prime membership prices are changing from 14 December. Amazon Prime subscription will increase up to 50% on all plans. The most popular plan of this membership, priced at Rs 999 annually, can now be subscribed for Rs 1499. The three-month plan has increased from Rs 329 to Rs 459. For the monthly subscription which was earlier Rs 129, now you will have to pay Rs 179.
What is the effect on existing subscribers?
There will be no effect on existing subscribers for the time being. They will continue to get all the benefits till the validity of the plan is over. Even after December 14, as long as their plan is valid, they will not have to pay any additional charges. After the expiry of the validity, the subscribers will have to pay the increased price i.e. Rs 1499 for the annual plan. Similarly, for taking monthly and three-month plans, an increased price will have to be paid.
Amazon Prime has stated on its website that there will be no effect on the membership of the existing Prime member and it will continue at the old price. At the end of the validity, a new price will have to be paid for the new membership.
By taking an Amazon Prime membership, you get fast delivery from Amazon’s online platform. Members are given first access during the prime sale. Apart from this, many features are offered including Amazon’s apps like- Prime Video, Audible, Prime Music.