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What Are the Different Amazon Photos Features?

Amazon Photos offers different features. Some features are only available for Amazon Prime members.

Features Description Available to
Upload, Download, and Edit Photos

With Amazon Photos you can upload, download, view, and manage your photos and videos from any compatible device.

All Amazon customers.

Unlimited photos storage

Store unlimited photos online using any compatible device.

Note: Videos count toward your storage limit.

Amazon Prime members only.

Search and Filter

With the image-recognition feature, your photos are organized and searchable by people, places, or things.

Note: Image recognition in Amazon Photos is enabled by default, unless you are a resident of Illinois. For residents of Illinois, image recognition is disabled by default.

Amazon Prime members only.

Amazon Photos Sharing

Amazon Photos provides an option to create multiple photo-sharing Groups based on interests, events, and relationships with friends and family, and share small or large volumes of photos and videos at their original resolution.

The Groups feature allows you to:

  • Create and manage Amazon Photos Sharing through a web browser, a Fire Tablet, or the mobile app.
  • Create up to 2,500 Groups.
  • Invite up to 50 members in each Group.
  • Add photos, videos, and albums to a Group.
  • React or comment on content added to the Group.
  • Set a Group to be your Echo Show/Spot background or your Fire TV screensaver.

The Groups feature is accessible from the Sharing tab in the Amazon Photos app.

All Amazon customers.

Family Vault

The Family Vault is a digital photo archive built for family and friends.

A Family Vault consists of up to six members including the Prime account owner. You can collect photos and videos together with other members by adding them to the Family Vault.

Each member of the Family Vault also gets their own Amazon Photos account at no additional cost, which includes unlimited photo storage and up to 5 GB for videos and other files.

Amazon Prime members only.

Amazon Prints

Amazon Prints offers a way to create printing projects from your Amazon Photos and have them shipped to your doorstep. Amazon Prints is available to US customers and orders can only ship to U.S., APO and FPO delivery addresses.

All Amazon customers.

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