Amazon Cloud Player App Comes to Samsung Smart TVs

  Amazon Cloud Player App Comes to Samsung Smart TVs

  App lets customers enjoy their entire music library through their Samsung
                                   Smart TV

Business Wire

SEATTLE -- December 13, 2012

(NASDAQ: AMZN) – Amazon.com, Inc. today announced a Cloud Player application
for Samsung Smart TVs. The new app gives Cloud Player customers access to
their entire music library in the cloud, making it even easier to enjoy their
music anywhere they are. The app is available on 2012 Samsung Smart TVs in the
United States. For more information visit www.amazon.com/samsungmusic.

The Amazon Cloud Player app, which can be found in the Samsung Smart Hub,
provides customers with the ability to browse, search or playback music from
their library directly on their TVs. Cloud Player is already available on Mac,
PC, Kindle Fire, Sonos Music Players, Android mobile devices, iPhone, iPod
Touch and Roku.

“We want to give customers the choice to enjoy music anywhere they are,
whether that is on the go with a mobile device, or in the comfort of their own
living room,” said Steve Boom, VP of Amazon Digital Music. “We think that
customers will love how easy it is to enjoy their music from Amazon Cloud
Player directly on their Samsung TV, and we will continue to add even more
Cloud Player compatible devices to the list in the future.”

“We think our customers are going to love having access to Amazon Cloud Player
through their Samsung TVs. Music is one of the most popular apps on our TVs
today,” said Eric Anderson, Vice President of Content and Product Solutions,
Samsung Electronics America, Inc. “Customers typically have the best speakers
in the home connected to the TV, delivering the very best sound experience.”

Getting the Amazon Cloud Player app on a Samsung TV is easy. For more
information on how to start listening to Cloud Player on Samsung Smart Hub,
visit www.amazon.com/samsungmusic.

About Amazon.com

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle,
opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and today offers Earth’s Biggest
Selection. Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be Earth’s most customer-centric company,
where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online,
and endeavors to offer its customers the lowest possible prices. Amazon.com
and other sellers offer millions of unique new, refurbished and used items in
categories such as Books; Movies, Music & Games; Digital Downloads;
Electronics & Computers; Home & Garden; Toys, Kids & Baby; Grocery; Apparel,
Shoes & Jewelry; Health & Beauty; Sports & Outdoors; and Tools, Auto &
Industrial. Amazon Web Services provides Amazon’s developer customers with
access to in-the-cloud infrastructure services based on Amazon’s own back-end
technology platform, which developers can use to enable virtually any type of
business. Kindle Paperwhite is the most-advanced e-reader ever constructed
with 62% more pixels and 25% increased contrast, a patented built-in front
light for reading in all lighting conditions, extra-long battery life, and a
thin and light design. The new latest generation Kindle, the lightest and
smallest Kindle, now features new, improved fonts and faster page turns.
Kindle Fire HD features a stunning custom high-definition display, exclusive
Dolby audio with dual stereo speakers, high-end, laptop-grade Wi-Fi with
dual-band support, dual-antennas and MIMO for faster streaming and downloads,
enough storage for HD content, and the latest generation processor and
graphics engine—and it is available in two display sizes—7” and 8.9”. The
large-screen Kindle Fire HD is also available with 4G wireless, and comes with
a groundbreaking $49.99 introductory 4G LTE data package. The all-new Kindle
Fire features a 20% faster processor, 40% faster performance, twice the
memory, and longer battery life.

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www.amazon.com.br. As used herein, “Amazon.com,” “we,” “our” and similar terms
include Amazon.com, Inc., and its subsidiaries, unless the context indicates
otherwise.

Forward-Looking Statements

This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of
Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results may differ significantly from
management's expectations. These forward-looking statements involve risks and
uncertainties that include, among others, risks related to competition,
management of growth, new products, services and technologies, potential
fluctuations in operating results, international expansion, outcomes of legal
proceedings and claims, fulfillment center optimization, seasonality,
commercial agreements, acquisitions and strategic transactions, foreign
exchange rates, system interruption, inventory, government regulation and
taxation, payments and fraud. More information about factors that potentially
could affect Amazon.com's financial results is included in Amazon.com's
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent
Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings.

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