One question might be popping up in your mind if you are a Prime user. Is BritBox free with Amazon Prime? This article will answer all your doubts and will help you with downloading your favorite shows and movies from this streaming platform. Read below to know more.

What is BritBox

Before we move on to know about BritBox on Amazon Prime, let us know about the streaming platform in general. The subscription service created as a joint venture between UK broadcasters BBC and ITV, was launched in 2017 and was claimed to be the home of the best of creativity from the British grounds. 

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Is BritBox Free With Amazon Prime?

The subscription to BritBox comes with a price tag of $6.99 or £5.99 per month to get access to a series of content from ITV, BBC, Channel 5, and Channel 4. There is also a 7-day free trial of the streaming platform that lets users sneak into the library of film and TV before committing to a periodic subscription.

Is BritBox free with Amazon Prime? While users can add BritBox to their subscription to Prime Video as a Channel, it is not free at all. Users are required to activate Amazon Prime or Prime Video subscription and then they will have to shell out the equivalent cost for the Prime Channel.

If users have an Amazon Prime Video subscription, they can access BritBox for an extra monthly charge through the Amazon Prime Video app. This will cost the users with £5.99 per month apart from their Amazon Prime subscription (which comes for a price tag of £7.99 post the free trial period of 30 days).

If users buy BritBox via Amazon Prime, the free trial period of 7 days is still valid, which indicates users can enjoy one week of this streaming platform absolutely free.

How To Download Content from BritBox on Amazon Prime

BritBox Amazon Prime channel has been protected with DRM technology and hence when users record, the screen turns black and there is no way to download or record your favorite shows. Users cannot download videos to any device other than a tablet or smartphone where the app has been downloaded. 

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StreamFab Amazon Downloader

With this Amazon downloader, you can effortlessly download Britbox videos and other channel content from Amazon Prime in HD quality.
  • Get ad-free downloads from any country for an unlimited period.
  • Unlimited downloads with 1080p resolution & EAC3 5.1 or AAC 2.0 audio track.
  • Downloading option with H.264 or H.265 codecs to save your device storage space.
  • MP4 saving for flexible access to downloads on any device.
  • Get downloads with your best-suited subtitles & metadata.
  • Scheduled newly released videos will be automatically downloaded.

Operation steps

Step 1

Download the video downloader

Install the software on your device and open the interface

Step 2

Choose the streaming service

Choose Amazon Prime video and find the "Britbox" column, or simply copy and paste your video URL directly into the address bar on the Homepage.

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Step 3

Customize the file

When you play the video, StreamFab will analyze it automatically. Then a pop-up window will ask for your video options. You can choose the audio and subtitle language.

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Step 4

Click the download button

After customization, you can download it right now or add it to the queue. If you want to download videos from more DRM-protected sites, StreamFab DRM MPD Downloader shall prevail.


How Much Is BritBox?

A subscription to BritBox will come with a price tag of £5.99 per month or £59.99 per annum (which works out as almost £4.99 per month). If you choose the annual plan, users will save £11.89 over the period of a year, thereby saving their money. How much is BritBox on Amazon Prime? Well, the service costs the same on Amazon Prime as well.

Note: The price plan changes as time goes by, you can check the latest update on Britbox Help Center:

Does BritBox have a free trial?

New users of BritBox subscriptions can get a free trial period of seven days in both the US and the UK. Hence, users can check out the streaming platform and check if they are interested in what is on their plate before their trial period ends. Just remember to cancel the subscription a minimum of 24 hours before the trial period ends if you do not want to commit to BritBox.

Where Is BritBox Available?

BritBox is accessible to stream on different devices and in various nations. For instance, users can stream the streaming platform on the following services and devices:

  • Amazon Fire TV Sticks
  • Apple TV
  • YouView set-top boxes
  • Chromecast
  • iOS and Android tablets and phones
  • Some smart TVs
  • On your web browser
  • Roku devices

Apart from this, the nations where BritBox is accessible are as follows:

  • Canada
  • Australia
  • The United Kingdom
  • United States
  • South Africa

Is BritBox free with Apple TV?

Regrettably not. Users can subscribe to BritBox via Apple TV, but they will still require to shell out for access to BritBox (once the free trial ends).

How much does BritBox cost in the US?

A subscription to BritBox comes for a price tag of $7.99 per month in the US, but if you are ready to commit for the long term, then users can go get the annual plan that comes with a price tag of $79.99 per year.


All in all, we just had a look at everything that you should know about the BritBox Amazon Prime channel. We had a look at what this streaming platform is and if it is available for free on Amazon Prime. In addition to this, we also saw that users can easily download BritBox shows and movies for offline viewing with the help of StreamFab Amazon Prime Video Downloader.