Amazon’s Watch Party is at present in beta. It helps a complete of 100 members. Each participant should have an lively Amazon Prime subscription to affix the watch social gathering.
To get began, open the title you’re to host and click on on the Watch Party icon. You can now set a username for chats and invite your mates by way of a hyperlink. Invited members will be a part of the watch social gathering by way of a desktop internet browser.
Participants will be capable to chat with others within the session, due to the chat characteristic that’s natively accessible. Moreover, you may even ship stickers within the chatbox.
The firm says that watch events can be found on all desktop browsers besides Apple’s Safari. Other units equivalent to Fire TV, good TVs, recreation consoles, linked media gamers, cell phones, and tablets are at present not supported.
While the characteristic helps titles which are accessible to stream, it’s value noting that it received’t work with content material which are accessible to lease or buy.
If you’re exterior the U.S. and have an interest to host watch events, there are all the time extensions like Netflix Party and Vemos to the rescue. You may additionally try a number of different choices to look at films collectively along with your family members.