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Amazon App for iPhone and iPad


Installing Amazon App


To shop on Amazon.in from your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, you'll need to visit the iPhone App Store and download the Amazon App.

To install Amazon App for the iPhone:
  1. Visit www.apple.com/iphone/appstore/ by tapping the App Store icon on the springboard of your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. You can also get the application through the iTunes Store.
  2. Search for Amazon or find it in the alphabetical list of applications.
  3. Follow the on-screen install instructions.

You can also visit www.amazon.in/apps on your iOS device and get a direct link to the Amazon App on the App Store.

When your installation is complete, simply tap the Amazon icon on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to start shopping on Amazon.in

Searching for Items


To search for items you want to buy or research on the iPhone:
  1. Tap the Search Amazon button on the home page or the Search icon at the bottom of any Amazon App page.
  2. Enter search term and tap the GO button at the bottom of the keyboard.
You'll see the top search results displayed. Simply scroll through the results on each screen to sift through the available products.
  • To refine your search results: Tap the Refine button on the search results page and choose from the available categories. We'll display the total number of matching products in the category when you return to the search results screen.
To search for items you want to buy or research on the iPad:
  • Enter a search term on the top navigation bar and tap the GO button at the bottom right of the keyboard or tap one of the suggested search terms shown below the search field.
You'll see the top search results displayed. Scroll through the results on each screen to sift through the available products.
  • Tap the Refine button on the top navigation bar from the search/detail page and choose from the available categories. We'll display the total number of matching products in the category when you return to the search results screen.

Purchasing Digital Content


Digital content such as Kindle ebooks are not currently supported on the Amazon App for iPhone and iPad. You can add these items to your Wishlist using the app and then complete your purchase later on your computer or in Mobile Safari on your device.

Viewing Product Details


Viewing Product Details on the iPhone

Tap on the desired item in the search results to view the product details. You can also tap on each section on the product details page to view additional information in each area. For example:
  • To see a larger image and/or other available product images: Tap on the product image.
  • To view editorial reviews, descriptions, and more product details: Tap on the product name.
  • To see other buying options: Tap on the "Compare New & Used Offers" section.

Viewing Product Details on the iPad: In landscape mode, tap on the desired item in the search results to view the product details on the same page on the right side of the screen. You can change which detail page you look at by choosing a different search term from the list on the left side of the page.
  • To see a larger image and/or other available product images: Tap on the product image.
  • To view descriptions and more product details: Scroll down on the page.
  • To view customer reviews: Tap the stars or the number of reviews at the top of the page near the product price. You can also scroll down on the page to see Customer Reviews.

Placing Your Order


For the iPhone: Scroll to the bottom of the main product detail page below the Customer Reviews section to see the product's availability and your buying options.

For the iPad:All buying options are on the main product detail page.

To place an order:
  1. Visit the product detail page for an item you wish to buy.
  2. Tap the Add to cart button. You'll see the cart icon at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Tap the Shopping Cart tab at the bottom of any Amazon App page when you are finished adding items to your Cart.
  4. If you need to edit the items in your Cart, or wish to move items to/from the Cart to Save For Later, tap the Edit button in the upper left corner and tap the appropriate button(s).
  5. Tap the Checkout button in the upper right-hand corner when you are ready to complete your order.
  6. Review your order. You can edit the payment method, delivery address and delivery options by tapping on those items on the Review Order screen.
  7. Tap the Place Order button to complete your purchase.
You'll see an order confirmation screen when your purchase has been completed.

Reviewing or Changing Your Order


You can view and change orders you place through Your Account on Amazon App just as you can when visiting Amazon.in on a computer.

For the iPhone: To view Your Account, tap on the More tab at the bottom of any Amazon App page and then select Your Account.

For the iPad: Tap on Your Account at the bottom of any Amazon App page.

To view or cancel your orders:
  1. Tap the View/Cancel Items or Orders or Track Packages option. Either selection will display your order history.
  2. Sign into your Amazon.in account if prompted.
  3. Select a displayed order by tapping the View or track order option.
  4. If your order has not entered the dispatch process, you'll see option to cancel the order.
If the order you wish to view is not displayed, change the View Order Period option at the top of the Order Summary screen.

Features on the More Tab


When you tap the More tab at the bottom of any Amazon homepage, you'll have access to these Amazon.in features:

  • Recommendations: Your Amazon.in is a way of making sure that you don't miss the perfect item. We determine your interests by examining the items you've purchased, items you've told us you own, and items you've rated. We then compare your activity on our site with that of other customers. Using this comparison, we are able to recommend other items that may interest you.
  • Find a Wish List: Search on Amazon for Wish Lists and Registries for your friends and family. Enables you to purchase directly off someone’s wish list or registry.
  • Your Account: Manage your orders and your account settings.
  • Help: View a selection of Help topics to assist you when shopping on Amazon.in or contact Customer Service for personal assistance.
  • About: View the version number and release date for the currently installed Amazon App for iPhone. Includes a link to Amazon Legal Information. Allows you to read our standard agreement for using Amazon.in and also access and read the Amazon.in Privacy Policy.
  • Contact Us: Use your e-mail to send us comments or suggestions about the Amazon App. Also includes links to contact Customer Service via phone or e-mail for issues related to orders, your account, etc.

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