Amazon.in makes access to genuine software simple & easy

Launches The Software Store offering over 1500 genuine products across security software, office tools and educational software

Bengaluru, April 08, 2015: Amazon.in, India’s largest online store today announced the launch of The Software Store, marking yet another important addition to its ever-expanding portfolio of departments in India. The Software store has over 1500 products across security software, office tools and educational software. The store offers products from all leading international brands such as Microsoft, Kaspersky, Norton and McAfee as well as domestic players such as Quick Heal, Tally, S.Chand, iDaa and Practice Guru.

“We are delighted to launch the Software store on Amazon.in. Customers in tier-2 and tier-3 cities have limited access to genuine software products and this is further aggravated by the wide prevalence of counterfeit products in the market. The new Software Store on Amazon.in fills in this gap by providing an easy and convenient access to genuine software for customers across India,” says Samir Kumar, Director Category Management, Amazon India . “With Amazon’s A-to-Z guarantee and no-questions-asked easy return policies, customers now have a trustworthy destination for purchasing genuine software products,” he adds.

The security software products sub-store, the most popular sub-category among customers, offers a selection of over 400 products split across Anti-virus, Internet Security and Total security products. Customers will be spoilt for choice with selection from over 20 top brands with great discounts on some of the leading brands like Kaspersky, ESET and McAfee. Business & Office store has products across Operating systems, Microsoft office and other utility software like E-mail extractors, accounting software among others. This store is expected to cater to all the needs of a typical SOHO (Small Office Home Office) customer.

The Software Store on Amazon.in also includes over 600 titles in educational content sold in PC-ROM/CD, DVD and USB formats ranging from test preparation material (SBI PO, IIT JEE, Olympiads) to academic supplement materials for all classes with great introductory offers from leading brands. Practice Guru which has a wide selection of test preparation software across all competitive exams is offering up to 50% discount on Olympiad preparation products for customers preparing for the upcoming Olympiads. iDaa learning is offering academic supplement CDs for Classes I to XII at flat 40% discount. Given that this is the start of the academic calendar in schools, it is the perfect time for parents to buy these products for their children.

Customers can experience benefits such as free shipping and Cash on Delivery (COD) for all items fulfilled by amazon across the country, gift packaging option and a free ‘no-questions-asked’ 10-day returns policy on the entire selection.

Consumers on www.amazon.in and Amazon’s mobile shopping application can shop anywhere with ease and confidence from over half a million products across a broad range of departments including Books; eBooks & Tablets; Movies & TV shows; Kindle Devices, Computers & Accessories; Mobiles & Accessories; Consumer Electronics; Toys & Games; Baby Products; Health and Personal Care products; Watches; Fashion Jewellery; Home & Kitchen products; Beauty Products; Video Games; Music; Luggage & Bags; Handbags & Clutches; Sports, Fitness & Outdoor equipment; Shoes; Men’s, Women’s & Kid’s wear; Pet Supplies; Gift Cards; Large Appliances, Gourmet & Specialty Foods, Kids Party Supplies, Musical Instruments & Professional Audio; Office and Stationary Supplies store, Precious Jewellery, Car and Motorbike store and now Software Products store. Consumers across several cities in India are increasingly enjoy Amazon.in’s guaranteed next-day delivery on products fulfilled by Amazon.

All Consumers on www.amazon.in benefit from a safe and secure ordering experience, convenient electronic payments, Cash on Delivery, Amazon’s 24x7 customer service support, and a globally recognized and comprehensive 100% purchase protection provided by Amazon’s A-to-Z Guarantee.

About Amazon.in
The Amazon.in marketplace is operated by Amazon Seller Services Private Ltd, an affiliate of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). Amazon.in seeks to build the most customer-centric online destination for customers to find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online by giving them more of what they want – vast selection, low prices, fast and reliable delivery, and a trusted and convenient experience; and provide sellers with a world-class e-commerce platform.

About Amazon.com
Amazon.com 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.