How To Download Amazon Prime Video On Vizio Smart TV?

Are you willing to watch the amazon prime video on Vizio Smart TV? If yes, then this article is for you only. In this article, we are going to elaborate on the process of How To Download Amazon Prime Video On Vizio Smart TV. 

Amazon Prime is a part of Amazon. Amazon prime offers you video content on a subscription basis. The recent Vizio smart TV comes with Amazon prime app, you have to download and install the app on your tv from Google Play Store.

But in older Vizio Smart TVs you don’t get a pre-installed Amazon Prime App, because those Vizio TVs didn’t run on Android OS, instead of that, they had a different OS. 

So most of the users face the problem of enjoying streaming video content on Vizio TV. In this article, we will guide you on how to download the amazon prime app on your smart tv without the Play Store and with the Google Play Store. 

We promise you, after going through this article, that you will be able to access Amazon Prime’s content on your Vizio Smart TV for sure. 

So without any further delay let’s dive into the article and know everything in detail about How To Download Amazon Prime Video On Vizio Smart TV. 

Steps to Install and Download Amazon Prime Video On Vizio Smart TV

Download Amazon Prime Video On Vizio Smart TV ( Newer Android Version)

Before you get engrossed in this article, let me tell you that there are a couple of ways to How To Download Amazon Prime Video On Vizio Smart TV, which we will tell you in the details below. Simply follow the given instruction for this. 

Step 1: Turn on your Vizio TV. 

Step 2: Go to google play store and type into the search bar Amazon Prime. 

Step 3: Once the Amazon Prime logo is shown on the screen, click on the “Install button”

Step 4: It will take a few seconds to get installed on the Vizio TV. (Depending on the Internet Speed)

Step 4: When this app gets installed, open the app on tv. 

Step 5: Log in with Amazon’s Username & Password to enjoy Amazon Prime On Your TV.

Note: Make sure you have a proper internet connection on your TV.

Download Amazon Prime Video On Vizio Smart TV (Older VizioTV)

The earlier process was to install the Amazon Prime app with the help of the Google Play Store. But this following process is for those Vizio TVs, who didn’t provide you Amazon Prime app on the TV because as we mentioned above, the older Vizio smart tv has a different OS, not android. 

So here we will see the process of Installing the Amazon Prime App on Vizio Smart TV without the Play Store. For this process, you will require a PC or Laptop. Follow the given steps for this. 

Step 1: Turn on your PC or Laptop and launch any browser you have on your PC. 

Step 2: Go to the search bar in your browser and type this code, ( or you can click here to download Amazon Prime.apk on your computer. 

Step 3: Once the primevideo.apk is downloaded on your PC, simply take a USB device or USB hard drive to copy that file into a USB device. 

Step 4: Now connect your USB device to your Vizio Smart TV with a USB port. 

Open File Explorer or manager app on your smart TV. You can see all files on the tv screen. 

Step 5: Simply open the primevideo.apk file.

Step 6: When you open the .apk file, it will ask you to install it on the TV. Simply click on the Install button and leave it until it’s installed. 

Step 7: Once the Prime video app is installed on your Vizio Smart TV, you can find the app in your apps section. 

Step 8: Launch the app, and use your amazon prime’s credentials to log in and enjoy amazon prime video content on old Vizio Smart TV. 

Alternative Way – Cast Amazon Prime Videos to Vizio Smart TV

Here we are sharing a second method for doing this. You can follow the steps. 

Step 1: If you have an Android or iOS phone, then open the Amazon Prime Video App on the phone. 

Step 2: Play a movie or TV show you want to watch on Vizio Smart TV. 

Step 3: Once the video starts streaming, click on the cast icon, which is generally available in all the media players. 

Step 4: Click on it, and it will start searching for nearby wireless devices 

Step 5: Once the devices list is displayed on the screen, select your Vizio Smart TV from the display list. 

Step 6: Once you click on it, it will start casting the video on the Smart TV, which is playing on your iPhone or Android phone.


Amazon prime is a video content provider service that offers you movies, serials, web series, and a lot more. Being a Vizio Smart TV user, you may find it difficult to install the Amazon Prime app on your Smart TV and enjoy Prime Videos. 

There are two types of Vizio Smart TV Available on the market. The recently launched Vizio Smart TV comes with Android Version, which allows you to download the app from Google Play Store.

But older TVs didn’t come with Android, so there are alternate ways of doing this. In this post, we covered both of them. Along with that we also shared the alternate way to stream Amazon video on Vizio TV by using your smartphone.

We hope this article was helpful for you in terms of Downloading Amazon Prime Video On Vizio Smart TV. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding How To Download Amazon Prime Video On Vizio Smart TV you can leave us a comment below. 

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