Amazon Instant Video on Wii

Your Wii is Registered

Congratulations! You have completed the registration process and can access your Amazon Instant Video account on your Wii.

PlayStation 3 Amazon Instant Video offers two great ways to watch movies and TV shows instantly, anywhere. Buy or rent from a selection of more than 150,000 titles or subscribe to Prime Instant Video and get unlimited streaming of more than 40,000 movies and TV episodes.
  • Availability: Amazon Instant Video is available on Nintendo Wii, along with hundreds of other mobile devices, TVs, Blu-ray players and set-top-boxes . Click here to link your device. Not sure if your device is compatible? Check the list of compatible devices.
  • Selection: Prime Instant Video lets you access more than 40,000 movies and TV episodes, including blockbuster movies like Marvel's The Avengers and The Hunger Games, along with a wide range of subscription streaming exclusives for everyone in the family like Downton Abbey, Justified, Under the Dome and Dora the Explorer.
  • Personalized: Discover new content through Amazon's Emmy award-winning personalized recommendation engines for video discovery. Our content suggestions use tools and algorithms that enable you to find and discover videos that cater to your tastes and preferences.
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  • Finding a movie or TV show is easy. Browse by recommended titles for you, or by Genre, Most Popular, Editor's Picks, and more. Search if you know exactly what you are looking for.
  • Add videos to Your Watchlist to come back and watch later.
  • Go directly to your purchased and rented videos in Your Video Library.
  • A new Kid Zone section has kids' rated content organized in a kid-friendly way--by their favorite characters and TV shows. Kid Zone also includes great Family Movies and TV.
  • Choose to rent for a limited time or purchase for unlimited viewings.
  • Prime members get access to over 40,000 videos through Prime Instant Video at no additional cost.
  • Pause, fast-forward, and rewind your videos just like you would on a DVR.
  • Whispersync: Start streaming a movie on your Wii, then pick up right where you left off on your computer, TV, Roku, Kindle Fire, iPad, or any other compatible device.
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    How do I connect my Wii to the internet?
    Your Wii must be connected to the internet to use Amazon Instant Video. To learn more about how to connect your Wii to a wired or wireless internet connection, please see Nintendo's help page.

    Where do I find the Amazon Instant Video application on my Wii?
    Follow these steps to download the Amazon Instant Video application on your Wii:

    1. On your Wii, open the "Wii Shop Channel" from the Wii Menu and click "Start."

    2. Once in the Wii Shop Channel click "Start Shopping", and then "Wii Channels"

    3. Select Amazon Instant Video from the list of Wii Channels, then select the "Free" box in the download detail page.

    4. Select where you want the application downloaded (we recommend Wii System Memory) and then follow the steps to confirm the download.

    5. Amazon Instant Video should now show up in your Wii Menu screen.

    How do I register my Wii with
    To register, you need to link your Wii to your account. If you don't have an account, you can create one for free during the registration process.

    1. On your Wii, open Amazon Instant Video from the Wii Menu. Click on "Register Your Device". You will see a 5-character code on the screen that you will use to complete your registration from a computer or tablet.

    2. Go to the Registration page from your computer or tablet and complete your registration.

    3. You are all set. Click the Amazon Instant Video icon on your Wii and start watching your favorite TV shows and movies.

    Where do I find my Amazon videos on my Wii?
    To locate and watch your purchased and rented videos, open up the Amazon Instant Video application your Wii and select "Your Video Library."

    To find more videos to watch and buy, browse the selection of Amazon Instant Video movies and TV shows on your Wii or shop online at the Amazon Instant Video Store. Amazon Prime members can stream thousands of videos at no additional cost from Prime Instant Video.

    Which Wii consoles can play videos from Amazon Instant Video?
    All broadband-connected Wii consoles can play videos from Amazon Instant Video. To start watching, just register your Wii with

    Where can I find out more information about Amazon Instant Video and Prime Instant Video?
    More information about instant videos can be found here. For more information about how to watch on hundreds of compatible devices, go here.

    Is Amazon Instant Video on Wii available outside of the United States?
    Amazon Instant Video on Wii consoles is currently available in all 50 states of the U.S., District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Amazon Instant Video is not available in the Virgin Islands.

    Have more questions? Go to Amazon Instant Video Support.