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  Reply # 1220993 23-Jan-2015 18:26
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Might as well buy fire phone then sell it again, keep the prime

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1221015 23-Jan-2015 19:07
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The phone actually looks quite decent as a spare phone depending on how much of the google stuff you can get working on it.




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  Reply # 1221304 24-Jan-2015 11:17
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What's the point of prime outside of US? Just the streaming? 

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  Reply # 1221315 24-Jan-2015 11:49
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Coon: What's the point of prime outside of US? Just the streaming? 


The free shipping is useful if you use it with a forwarding service that consolidates shipments.  I've bought very light stuff from Amazon using the free shipping then combined it with heavy stuff from other companies effectively giving me free shipping to NZ on the Amazon stuff.

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  Reply # 1221325 24-Jan-2015 12:20
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Coon: What's the point of prime outside of US? Just the streaming? 


EBook access?

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  Reply # 1221359 24-Jan-2015 13:44
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Coon: What's the point of prime outside of US? Just the streaming? 


The free shipping is useful if you use it with a forwarding service that consolidates shipments.  I've bought very light stuff from Amazon using the free shipping then combined it with heavy stuff from other companies effectively giving me free shipping to NZ on the Amazon stuff.


Which forwarding service do you use? Would love to be able to consolidate shipments, not possible on Youshop unfortunately 




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  Reply # 1221372 24-Jan-2015 14:37
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Has anyone got the music libray to work on prime? Its no good for me and when I did a support chat they knew I wasnt in the USA so wouldnt look into it.




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  Reply # 1221587 24-Jan-2015 22:00
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I just gifted myself Prime to start a day after my existing membership finishes. $72 total




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  Reply # 1221597 24-Jan-2015 22:24
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Just bought mine at the special price - and paid from my Gift Card balance. I remember it was a credit card only thing, so can't complain about that either.






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  Reply # 1221624 24-Jan-2015 23:51
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graemeh:
Coon: What's the point of prime outside of US? Just the streaming? 


The free shipping is useful if you use it with a forwarding service that consolidates shipments.  I've bought very light stuff from Amazon using the free shipping then combined it with heavy stuff from other companies effectively giving me free shipping to NZ on the Amazon stuff.


Which forwarding service do you use? Would love to be able to consolidate shipments, not possible on Youshop unfortunately 


Worldship - ws1.com

They have a 25% off deal until the end of January along with only charging actual weight (not dimensional weight) up to about 30 pounds.  You can also get a 30% off coupon via Instagram.

Just be careful of their "banned" items, they mostly target the Middle Eastern market so some things they won't ship, so probably not a good option for a set of kitchen knives as knives are weapons.

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  Reply # 1221637 25-Jan-2015 02:26
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Dollar seems crap at the moment so the discount on prime is probably not worth it. Didnt realize it was so bad till after I had bought some things today. Doh.




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  Reply # 1222687 26-Jan-2015 19:49
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freitasm: Waiting with expect...


...ation.

Got my membership, good value if only for the free movies and unlimited photo storage that can be then shown on Amazon Fire TV. uploaded 25GB of photos now.






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  Reply # 1223420 27-Jan-2015 18:13
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Amazon Cloud Photos and Music doesn't work on my account.It keeps getting redirected to Amazon.com.au.

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