How to Activate Amazon Prime on a Smart TV

We are discussing myTV in this guide. The guide is just about myTV code and how to enter Amazon myTV code to activate Amazon Prime video on a Smart TV.

Amazon is a very popular eCommerce site with different services and media player service popular called Amazon Prime or Prime Video to stream Amazon videos on a Smart TV and mobile phones.

Amazon Prime provides a unique myTV verification code to activate Amazon myTV prime video app on a smart TV, Roku, Android TV, Apple TV, Xbox One and Xbox 360, Amazon Fire TV, and Sony TV.

However, you need to have a valid Amazon account or phone registration number to generate the Amazon myTV activation code on the Amazon prime app your TV screen using Amazon prime video app and activate it by entering the Amazon myTV activation code on mytv myTV Supported Devices

The Amazon prime video app supported varieties of smart devices with an internet-enabled function to download the streaming device to link to Amazon myTV with the activation code on the TV screen on the official site at myTV.

  1. Apple TV
  2. Amazon Fire TV
  3. Vizio TV
  4. Sony TV (Other smart TV inclusive)
  5. Roku TV
  6. Firestick (Provided you can install the Amazon Prime app on it).

Amazon MyTV Verification

Amazon myTV verification is a 6-digit code to activate Amazon Prime on a smart TV. MyTV verification code only appears on the Amazon Prime app when you open the app on your smart TV.

Without the Amazon MyTV verification code, you will not be able to watch Amazon Prime videos on your Smart TV without using a cable.

Activate myTV on Smart TV

Here is the general approach to activate Amazon Prime TV on smart TVs.

  • Go to your Smart TV app store.
  • Search for the “Amazon Prime” app.
  • Add it to your “Channel”.
  • Open the Amazon Prime app.
  • Click on “Register on the Amazon Website”.
  • Take note of the Amazon Prime verification code” on the screen.
  • Go to on your computer browser.
  • Sign in to your Amazon Prime account.
  • Enter the “Activation code” on your TV screen.
  • Click on “Register Device”.
  • Done.

That is all you need to do. However, if you are asked to select your TV cable provider’s network, select it from the list and sign into your account to complete the activation. myTV Sign in

Here is how to create Amazon Prime free trial login on

  1. Open your hand-held device with an internet connection and go to
  2. Click on “create your Amazon account” under “New to Amazon”
  3. Enter your name, email, create a unique password, and click on create your Amazon account.
  4. Open your registered email address and click on the verification link to verify your Amazon account. Or the Amazon prime One Time Password (OTP) and tap on continue.
  5. Enter the OTP sent to your email address and click on continue
  6. At this point, you can add your credit card as your Amazon prime payment method.

Now, your account will be verified. You also need to subscribe to Amazon prime membership to make Amazon prime verification code works and be able to activate Amazon prime on

Amazon Prime Membership Fee

Amazon Prime membership fee costs a whooping for $119/year for a non-student while the annual price cost $59/year. This is equivalent to  $12.99 per month while the Amazon student monthly prime cost $6.49 per.

What is myTV? myTV is a web portal to activate Amazon prime video on all supported devices on a computer or phone using the Amazon prime activation code and sign in to your Amazon or prime video account. myTV Code

Here, to generate Amazon activate activation code on your Smart TV you first need to install Amazon prime app.

  • Go to your Smart TV app store.
  • Go to “Streaming Channel >> Channel Store.
  • Download and install “Amazon Prime app”.
  • Launch the app and select “Sign in”.
  • Take note of the myTV activation code.
  • Open a browser [on your phone or computer] and go“.
  • Enter the “activation code” on your TV screen.
  • Sign in to your Amazon account.
  • Submit.

Now, after a few seconds, the amazon prime video activation code on your TV screen will disappear to sync your TV and your prime account together and the page will update itself. myTV Roku

For a Roku media streaming device here is how to generate the activation code and activate it via

  1. Connect your Roku TV streaming device to your internet source
  2. Sign in to your Roku TV account
  3. Navigate to your Home screen pressing the Home button on your remote control
  4. Go to Channel Store and tap on “OK” on your remote
  5. Find “Amazon Prime App” and click on “Add Channel”
  6. Tap on the “OK” button on your remote control
  7. The Amazon Prime app will be added to your Roku TV channel store
  8. Navigate to Roku Channel >> Select Amazon Prime App
  9. Select “Register on the Prime website”
  10. Take note of the 6 digits activation code on your TV screen
  11. Go to
  12. Enter the Amazon Prime activation code
  13. Sign in to your Amazon account with your email and password.
  14. Done

The Roku streaming device will be added to your amazon prime subscription and it’ll be ready to stream on your device and the activation code page will automatically update. myTV Vizio Code

Here is how to activate Amazon Prime on Vizio smart TV with the activation code  on

  1. Switch on your Vizio smart TV by pressing the “V” button on your remote
  2. Connect to your internet source (WiFi preferably)
  3. Use the Arrow key on your Vizio remote control to highlight either the Yahoo TV Store or CTV Store
  4. Press on the “OK” button on your remote to launch the selected App store
  5. Navigate to the video category and search for “Amazon Prime App”
  6. Highlight the app with your Vizio Smart TV remote control
  7. Press “OK” on your remote control
  8. Use the arrow key on your remote control and highlight “Install App”
  9. Press “OK” again to install the app
  10. Click on the “Amazon Prime App” on your Vizio app bar
  11. Highlight “Register on the prime website”
  12. Sign in to your amazon prime account
  13. Note the 6 digits MY TV activation code on your Vizio TV screen
  14. Open your browser and go to
  15. Enter the activation code on your TV screen
  16. Tap on the register button to link your Vizio Smart TV to your amazon prime video account to stream your favourite videos, episodes, movies, etc on your smart TV. myTV Fire TV

Of course, you first need to download and install the Amazon Prime app on your Amazon Fire TV, to begin with.

  1. Connect your Amazon Fire TV to a WiFi or broadband for internet connection
  2. Navigate to the app store >> click on Amazon Fire Prime
  3. Tap on “Register on the website”
  4. A 6 digit code will show up on your TV screen
  5. Visit
  6. Sign in to your amazon prime account 
  7. Enter the activation code on your TV screen
  8. Click on “register device”

Now, within minutes the Amazon Fire TV will be activated on your Amazon Prime account and you will be able to browse your favourite videos, movies, etc. myTV Xbox One & Xbox 360

With either the Xbox One or Xbox 360 game console you can download, install, and watch Amazon prime videos.

  1. Download the Amazon prime on your Xbox One/Xbox 360
  2. Launch the Amazon prime app
  3. Select “Register on the Amazon website”
  4. Sign in to your Amazon Prime account
  5. Take note of the 5-6 digit activation code on your TV screen
  6. Visit 
  7. Enter code activation code
  8. Click on “Register Device”

The Xbox One and Xbox 360 game console will be added to your Amazon Prime account.

Amazon Prime Video Service on Android TV

Here is how to register Amazon prime video service on Android TV and generate the verification code for activation on or

  1. Connect your Android TV to an internet service
  2. Press the “Home button”
  3. Navigate to feature apps and select the Amazon video app
  4. Tap on Register on the Amazon
  5. Note the verification codePrime video verification code
  6. Open your browser and visit or
  7. Sign in to your Prime video service account or create a new account if this is your first time.Sign in interface
  8. Enter the verification code on your Android TV screen and click on “continue”Amazon my/mytv enter code
  9. Once the code registration is a success a successful message will appear on your TV screenSuccessful
  10. Tap on “continue” on your Amazon prime video app

After this, you will be able to stream Amazon prime video on your Android TV with the prime app. verification

Here is myTV verification procedure on Smart TV.

  • Firstly, install Amazon Prime on your smart TV.
  • Open the app and view the verification code.
  • Go to on your computer.
  • Sign in to your Amazon account.
  • Enter the Amazon Prime activation code on your TV screen.
  • Click on “Register Device”.
  • Done.

Within a few seconds, the Amazon myTV verification code will disappear once the sync is completed and you will be able to explore the movies portal on your TV. myTV Samsung Smart TV

Samsung is a compatible device you can register on with your Amazon login (username and password) to add Prime video app to your Samsung Smart TV to stream Prime contents on your TV.

  • Press the Smart Hub button on the remote.
  • Select Samsung Apps.
  • Select Prime Video.
  • Add the app to your channel apps.
  • Open the app and take note of the activation code.
  • Open on your web browser
  • Log into your account
  • Enter the code on your TV screen.
  • Click on “dONE”.

Follow the instruction on your computer screen to finalize the whole process. Registration

Roku TV registration on links your Amazon prime account using the prime app with Prime registration code for Roku on your TV screen.

To register for Amazon myTV to be able to watch Amazon prime without cable follow the procedures below.

  • Open the Amazon Video app
  • Tap Register on the Amazon website.
  • Write down the registration code provided.
  • Open myTV on your computer. 
  • Sign-in with an active e-mail address and password or tap Create your Amazon account.

Fill the registration form and tap the submit button. But, you will not be able to start using the Amazon Prime video on the go. You will either start Amazon Prime free trial or premium. Enter Code [My Code]

When your view Amazon MyTV verification code you will be asked to enter the code on So, you have to navigate enter my code on your web browser.

Amazon Prime app offers the following approach to enter code on your TV screen.

  • Download and install the Amazon Prime app.
  • Go to
  • Sign in to your Amazon account.
  • Enter code on your Smart TV screen.
  • Click “Continue”.

Once the Amazon prime activation code you entered is valid your Smart TV will display a successful message and you henceforth be able to explore Amazon prime contents on your Smart TV. FAQ

Here are some of the frequently asked questions on with answers.

How do I register my TV on Amazon?

Smart TV, Blu-ray player
Register your device—here are two ways: (1) Select “Sign in and start watching” and enter your Amazon account information. (2) Choose “Register on the Amazon website” to get a 5–6 character code, then sign in to your Amazon account and enter your code.

How do I register my prime video on my TV?

1. Open the Amazon app on your TV.
2. Sign in with your newly created Amazon Prime account.
3. There will be a 6 letter code on your TV screen.
4. Enter the code shown on the TV screen in the activation window on your PC.
5. Your TV has been successfully registered with your Amazon Prime Account

How do you register your Amazon Fire Stick?

You can also view or change the account your device is registered to from Settings:
1. Select Settings from the Fire TV menu.
2. Go to My Account. If your device isn’t registered, a Register option displays on this screen.
3. Select Register and enter your Amazon account information when prompted.

How do I register my Amazon Prime video on my Samsung TV?

When you open Prime Video on your device for the first time, you’re prompted to “Sign In.” To complete the registration on your device, choose the “Register on your Samsung Smart TV” option and follow the on-screen instructions.

How do I log into Amazon Prime on my TV?

Streaming media player and set-top box.
(1) Select “Sign in and start watching” and enter your Amazon account information.
(2) Choose “Register on the Amazon website” to get a 5–6 character code, then sign in to your Amazon account and enter your code.

How many devices can you have Amazon Prime video on?

You can stream up to three titles at the same time in three different devices using the same amazon account. You can stream the same title to no more than two devices at the same time.

Why is my Amazon Prime video not working?

Try restarting your device, and then if you still have issues it is a good idea to clear the app data.
1. Go to Settings.
2. Navigate to Apps or Application Manager.
3. Click Amazon Video.
4. Tap on Clear Data
5. Tap on Ok.
You may need to sign in again, but this can fix a lot of problem on the Android Prime Video app.

How do I update Amazon Prime on my smart TV?

1. Go to Settings.
2. Select Support.
3. Select Software Update.
4. Select Update Now.
If no updates available, select OK to exit the Settings menu and proceed to use the TV.

How do I add a device to my Amazon Prime account?

Open the Amazon Prime Video app or download it from your living room device’s app store.
Register your device by selecting “sign in and start watching” to enter your account information directly on your device or choose “register on the Amazon website” to get a 5–6 character code to enter in your account.

How do I watch my Amazon Prime on my TV?

Navigate to Amazon Prime Video and select a movie or television show in your library — or if you’re an Amazon Prime subscriber, pick a video that’s included in Prime. Make sure your television is on and your Chromecast or Android TV device is connected.

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