Services and APIs

Take your apps and games to the next level with Amazon's suite of developer products and services

Earn

No matter how you monetize your apps and games, Amazon has a solution to help you grow your business. Use our In-App Purchasing API to sell digital content and subscriptions inside your app, or our Mobile Ads API to monetize your apps and games through in-app advertising. With Amazon's unique monetization solutions, like Merch by Amazon, you can start generating revenue in a whole new way.

In-App Purchasing

The In-App Purchasing (IAP) API allows your app to present, process, and fulfill purchases of digital content and subscriptions within your app.

Amazon Coins

Customers can buy apps, games, and in-app purchases on Fire tablets, Fire TV, and the Amazon Appstore for Android for less.

Mobile Ads

Monetize your global iOS, Android, and Fire OS traffic with high-quality ads from Amazon and brand advertisers

Engage

Improve player experience and retention by integrating with Amazon's APIs. Reward customers globally with digital and physical items delivered by Amazon when they complete high-value actions in your cross-platform apps with Moments. With Amazon GameOn, you can easily implement cross-platform competitions and reward your players with in-game and real-world prizes fulfilled by Amazon. Increase app installs and IAP sales with the Developer Promotions Console. Leverage Amazon Device Messaging to send push notifications, like breaking news, to your customers and reduce registration friction for your customers with Login with Amazon.

Device Messaging

Send messages to Amazon devices that run your app, so you can keep users up to date and involved.

Promotions Console

Use the Amazon Developer Promotions Console to manage pricing for your apps and in-app items with pricing campaigns.

Login with Amazon

Create new versions of your existing Android apps on the Amazon Appstore with our App Submission API.

Build

Offer rich and immersive app experiences to delight your users. With the Amazon Fling SDK, you can build rich multi-screen experiences with Amazon Fire TV. Build mapping functionality directly into your app to create a deeper, more integrated experience for your users with the Amazon Maps API. Programmatically manage your Android app catalog by creating and updating apps with the Developer Publishing API.

Amazon Fling
Amazon Maps
App Submission API

Create new versions of your existing Android apps on the Amazon Appstore with our App Submission API.

Test

From drag-and-drop submission testing to previewing your app on simulated devices, get the tools you need to build apps and games better and faster. You can test your app for compatibility before submitting it to the Amazon Appstore using our App Testing Service and quickly distribute your app on the Amazon Appstore to a predefined set of testers using Live App Testing.

App Testing Service

Just drag and drop your Android APK for compatibility results on Appstore, Fire tablet, and Fire TV. Over 75% of Android apps work with no additional development work.

Live App Testing

Distribute and test your app against the full suite of Amazon services, including In-App Purchasing, in an actual production environment.

Web App/HTML 5 Test

See how your HTML5/Web App or mobile-optimized website performs on a Fire TV, Fire tablet, or another Android device.

In-App Purchasing Testing Tools

A list of available IAP plugins are available for popular development platforms, such as Android and Unity.