Amazon has announced a significant change for its streaming movie and video services in the UK is coming next week. Amazon will be combining its Amazon Prime Instant Video and LOVEFiLM streaming services into one offering starting February 26. Amazon says that these two services have millions of customers in the UK.
The combining of the two services will bring current Prime subscribers access to 15,000 more streaming TV episodes and movies. With the combination of the two services, Prime will be offered at a price of £79 per year.
To get UK fans of streaming video and cheap shipping of Amazon goods to try out Prime, Amazon is offering a special deal on the UK for the next week. For the week UK, subscribers will be able to sign up for Prime to get the cheap and free shipping options and all the streaming content for £49.
Current Prime customers will get all the new content at the same price until the renewal date. LOVEFiLM will add some popular content to Prime including The Walking Dead, Downton Abbey, The Hangover Part II, and lots more. Prime streaming video is also accessible on the Kindle Fire iPad, and iPhone.