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Ads on Prime Video in Canada starting in February

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An ad-free plan will be offered for an additional $2.99 ​​per month.

The Canadian Press

Amazon's Prime Video streaming platform will introduce commercial breaks into its television and film programming in Canada on February 5, 2024.

The advertising component will now be present by default in the retailer's Prime subscription, which also includes discounts on shipping costs. However, subscribers can opt out of ads by paying an additional $2.99 ​​per month.

The announcement comes as streaming companies look for new ways to increase revenue, leading several, like Netflix, to introduce advertising strands on their less expensive monthly plans. expensive, while increasing the price of ad-free packages.

Prime Video, which first announced plans to launch “limited ads” in September, says it will run far fewer ads than linear TV and other streaming TV providers.

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