Amazon Cloud Player Now Available in BMW and MINI Vehicles

  Amazon Cloud Player Now Available in BMW and MINI Vehicles

   Customers can conveniently enjoy their entire music library while on the
                     road—no CDs or local storage needed

Business Wire

SEATTLE -- December 3, 2013

(NASDAQ:AMZN)—, Inc. today announced the availability of Amazon
Cloud Player for iOS in BMW Apps and MINI Connected-equipped vehicles from
model year 2011 forward. Amazon Cloud Player customers using iPhone and iPod
Touch devices can now conveniently access their music using the vehicle’s
controller and screen. For more information, customers can visit

Customers will love the integration of Amazon Cloud Player for BMW Apps and
MINI Connected vehicles because they will be able to:

  *Easily access their music playlists stored in Amazon Cloud Player with the
    convenience of using dashboard controls
  *Enjoy music in high-quality up to 256kbps audio
  *Free up local storage space on their phones by storing and accessing music
    in the cloud
  *Get rid of bulky CDs for easier music listening in the car

“We embrace in-car entertainment as an extension of our customers’ listening
experiences. We want our customers to be able to enjoy their entire music
library wherever they are—that includes being able to conveniently listen to
and control their music while driving,” said Steve Boom, Vice President of
Digital Music for Amazon. “That’s why we’re thrilled to bring Amazon Cloud
Player to top automotive brands so customers can access their favorite songs,
albums and playlists with the easy-to-use, in-vehicle controller and screen.
This integration with the BMW Group further solidifies our commitment to
providing our customers with music listening choices that fit their on-the-go

The launch of Amazon Cloud Player in BMW and Mini Cooper follows the
integration in Ford SYNC Applink-equipped vehicles earlier this year. Amazon
provides one of the broadest selections of playback solutions of any major
cloud music service with the ability to download, manage and stream music in
the cloud.

About Amazon MP3 Store

The Amazon MP3 Store offers customers more than 26 million songs in the U.S.
and hundreds of thousands of albums with everyday low prices on bestselling
albums. Any MP3 song and album purchased from Amazon can be automatically
saved to Cloud Player – Amazon’s music service that enables customers to
securely store their personal music in the cloud and play it on a wide range
of devices.

About Amazon Cloud Player

Amazon provides one of the broadest selections of playback solutions of any
major cloud music service with the ability to download, manage and stream
music in the cloud and on several devices. In addition, Amazon AutoRip gives
customers free MP3 versions of eligible CDs and Vinyl records they purchase
from Amazon, including past purchases dating back to 1998 which are all
automatically added to their Cloud Player libraries. Learn more at, Inc.(NASDAQ: AMZN), a Fortune 500 company based inSeattle,
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Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results may differ significantly from
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