How to Download Amazon Prime Movies to iPad [Ultimate Guide]

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Everyone likes to enjoy the high-quality movies and TV shows offered by Amazon on devices with a large screen. Then iPad, which has both portability and a large screen, has become the perfect choice for everyone. But you have to make sure your iPad is connected to the internet to play those videos. When you are on a plane or on a field trip without internet connection, you can only play local video content.
Also, you might worry about streaming Amazon Prime movies running out of your data plan. Then you need to download the movie to your iPad before you go out. Here comes an ultimate guide on how to download Amazon prime movies to iPad.

1. Download Rented or Purchased Amazon Prime Movies on iPad

Please make sure you have purchased or rented the movie you want before downloading. Your rented or purchased Amazon Prime movies are all stored in My Stuff, which lies in the bottom right corner of the Prime Video app interface.
  1. Be aware that you can only download the rented Amazon movie once during the 30-day validity period after payment. Once you download it locally, you will have 48 hours to watch it. Please be careful to choose the right time to download it, in case you find it has expired and you need to rent it again when you want to watch it.
  1. Purchased videos at a higher price are not bound by the above restrictions.
Here's the tutorial for downloading those movies:
Step 1. Tap My Stuff
You will see all your purchased or rented movies.
Prime Video App Interface
Step 2. Tap the movies you want to download
The detail page of the movies will pop up.
Step 3. Tap the Download button
You can choose the resolution of the movie to be downloaded. Please make sure you have reserved the appropriate storage space on your iPad before downloading.
  • Best: 1 hour of video uses approximately 6.84 GB of storage.
  • Better: 1 hour of video uses approximately 1.40 GB of storage.
  • Good: 1 hour of video uses approximately 0.38 GB of storage.
Detail Page of Purchased Movie
Once the download is completed, you can view those movies in Downloads, which lies at the left of My Stuff.
Your rented movies will expire in 48 hours after you start watching them, while your purchased movies will be permanently stored on your iPad.
If you are searching for a quick fix of the expiration issue, just click here.

2. Download Movies Included with Prime Video Membership on iPad

If you are in a Prime Video membership, you are able to watch all videos that are marked "Included with Prime". And the detail page will indicate whether the content is available for download. For those videos that are not available for download, you can get them by renting or purchasing them and then download to your iPad.
For those videos that are available for download, please follow the steps below.
Step 1. Tap a movie marked "Included with Prime" or directly search the movie you want.
Movies Marked for Prime
Step 2. Tap Download on the detail page

Choose resolution of the movie to be downloaded. Click here to see storage space occupied by different resolution.

You can then view the downloaded prime movies in Downloads which is at left of My Stuff.
Downloads Page
You can watch your downloaded videos within 30 days of downloading them, and once you start, you typically have 48 hours to watch them.

3. Download Any Movies from Amazon Prime to iPad as MP4

As mentioned earlier, movies downloaded from Amazon Prime app are not permanent. Once you start watching them, they will expire in 48 hours. If you want to keep a movie permanently, you have to spend much more money to purchase it. Thus you need to not only pay for a prime membership, but also spend extra money to buy the movie you really like.
While a professional third-party downloader can help you easily download Amazon Prime movies to permanent MP4/MKV files. Here we highly recommend MovPilot Amazon Prime Video Downloader for you.
MovPilot Amazon Prime Video Downloader helps you save any Amazon Prime videos as MP4 files in only a few steps. And you can download all the free movies provided in Freevee even if your account doesn't have a Prime or Prime Video membership subscription, while Amazon doesn't offer such a feature. Only with one more step, transferring the movie to your iPad after downloading, MovPilot Amazon Prime Video Downloader saves you lots of time and money.

Key Features:

  • Download Prime videos to FHD MP4/MKV at a fast speed
  • No quantity limit for downloading Amazon Prime videos
  • Reserve original sounds of Amazon movies and support surround sound
  • Download Amazon videos with multi-language subtitles
  • Grab Amazon videos without the Amazon Prime Video app
This tutorial is for educational purposes only. It’s strictly prohibited to copy and distribute the recorded Amazon Prime video files for commercial usage.
Step 1. Download, install, and launch MovPilot Amazon Prime Video Downloader.
Step 2. Choose your region
Select Amazon Website
Step 3. Log in to Amazon
Log in to Amazon
Step 4. Search for Prime movies you want
MovPilot Amazon Prime Video Downloader supports keyword search or direct URL paste to get the video you want.
 Amazon does not offer the same content in each region, and you can only download content that corresponds to the account and region information.
Search for Amazon Prime Movie
Step 5. Press the download button to start downloading
Downloading Amazon Prime Video
Step 6. Transfer downloaded movies to your iPad
Mac users please click here. Windows users please click here.
If you downloaded the movie to macOS devices, just use AirDrop to transfer the movie in following steps:
  1. Right-click on the file
  1. Click Share and then AirDrop
  1. Choose your iPad on the Pop-up page
  1. Wait for the transfer to complete
If you downloaded the movie to Windows devices, you will need help from iTunes.
  1. Download iTunes app from Microsoft store or
  1. Connect your iPad to your PC.
  1. Click the iPad icon and click Movies.
Windows iTunes Interface
  1. Press Win+E to open Windows File Explorer, find and choose the movie and click Open.
Then wait for the transfer to complete.
Transfer Movie to iPad
Thus, you can enjoy any Amazon Prime Movies on your iPad.

4. Conclusion

Amazon allows you to rent, purchase and subscribe to Prime and Prime Video to access a wide variety of premium movies and shows. The above tutorial in the article will help you understand how to download them to your iPad for offline viewing. However, the videos downloaded from the Prime Video app will expire in a short period of time. Then using MovPilot Amazon Video Downloader to download movies to your computer and transfer them to your iPad is also a great option.
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