Search for products using your voice, use 1-Click purchasing on
millions of items and save shopping ideas to an Amazon Wish List with
the Amazon shopping app for Apple Watch
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 24, 2015--
(NASDAQ: AMZN) Ever had a moment when you ran out of something and
needed a quick way to get more? Or have you headed to work when
inspiration struck and remembered something you would like to add to
your shopping list? Amazon customers with an Apple Watch can simply tap
the Amazon shopping app on the watch to purchase items in seconds, or
save an idea for later.
The award-winning Amazon shopping app will be available on Apple Watch in Canada,
China, France, Germany, Japan, U.S. and U.K. Designed for the on-the-go
customer, the shopping app offers a tailored Amazon experience, offering
voice search and quick tap features including 1-Click purchase and save
to Wish List.
“This is still day-one for wearable devices. And we are excited to offer
new ways for our customers to get quick glimpses of information they
need from Amazon through Apple Watch,” said Paul Cousineau, Director of
Mobile Shopping. “There are times when it might not be convenient to get
your phone out of your pocket. So we worked to distill the best parts of
the Amazon shopping experience into fast and simple access points from
your wrist. Customers can use voice search, 1-Click purchasing, and find
all of the key pieces of product information they need. We can’t wait to
see how our customers respond.”
The Amazon app for Apple Watch includes the following features:
Search the Amazon Catalog: The Amazon shopping app allows
customers with an Apple Watch to search the Amazon catalog and find
glanceable product information such as product name, price, shipping
information, product images and star ratings.
1-Click Purchase: With the 1-Click purchase feature on
millions of eligible items, customers can conveniently go from search
to purchase in seconds, making it even easier to order familiar items.
Add to Wish List: Customers can quickly and easily add any item
to their Wish List.
Save a Shopping Idea: Simply say it and save it. It’s that easy
to make a note and save it for later.
Get More Information from iPhone: If Amazon customers want
additional search results or more product information while shopping,
they can simply use Handoff and open the search or product detail page
in the Amazon shopping app on their iPhone.
The Amazon shopping app for Apple Watch is a companion to the Amazon
mobile shopping app for iPhone. Customers can update to the latest
version of the Amazon app on iPhone and the Amazon icon will
automatically be available on their Apple Watch. Customers can learn
more by visiting www.amazon.ca/iphoneapp
for Canada, http://www.amazon.fr/iphoneapp
for France, http://www.amazon.de/iphoneapp
for Germany, http://www.amazon.co.jp/iphoneapp
for Japan, www.amazon.com/iphoneapp
for U.S. and http://www.amazon.co.uk/iphoneapp
opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995. The company is guided by four
principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for
invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking.
Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime,
Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire
phone, Fire tablets, and Fire TV are some of the products and services
pioneered by Amazon.
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