Amazon Prime Video Vs. Showmax Vs. Netflix…Which One Is Right For You?
Ever since the launch of Amazon Prime in South Africa, you may be wondering if it out-ranks Showmax and Netflix. We take a look…
Published: Thursday, January 19th 2017
Streaming video services have become hot territory in South Africa lately with Netflix and Showmax leading the pack. But, now, there's another option from one of the largest online companies, Amazon.com.
The online retail giant has announced that it's Prime Video service is now available in South Africa (along with many other countries across the globe). While this might be great news for fans of the company's smash hit, The Grand Tour, others of us might be wondering whether or not Prime Video is worth the additional cost.
Amazon Prime Video Vs. Showmax Vs. Netflix
Here's how Amazon's offering stacks up against Netflix and Showmax:
|| Prime Video
(introductory offer. normal cost is US$5.99 p/m)
|| R99 p/m
|| Basic plan - US$7.99
Standard plan - US$9.99
Premium plan -US$11.99
|| 14 Day
|| One month
|| Up to 720p
|Number of titles