Amazon Underground: Are you still missing out?

A few weeks ago BlackBerry had an Update released, BlackBerry OS, But prior to that Amazon Announced the Amazon Underground which is an app which Amazon have produced to get paid Apps for Free and Their IAP (In App Purchases) for free. The Apps themselves get a Badge on their left top Conner "Actually Free". As Per the Below Picture.

Amazon removed the get a paid app for free daily promotion, which brought a paid app for free daily!.

The Amazon App store is already pre-built in to BlackBerry 10 devices and it was used for free Android apps and games also the Amazon App store gives you amazon services which is used to pay and subscribe.

However now you can update to Amazon Underground Right Here.


NOTE: the rest of this extract comes directly from Amazon!

Product Features

  • The Amazon Underground app includes enhanced features that aren't available on the Amazon Shopping app found on Google Play
  • Shop for millions of items including movies, TV shows, songs, books, apps, games, and audiobooks
  • Access to thousands of pounds in apps, games and even in-app items that are actually free (available in the United Kingdom, United States, Germany, and France)
  • Stream Amazon Instant Video movies and TV episodes via the Amazon Instant Video player
  • Quickly search, get product details, and read reviews on millions of products on-the-go
  • Find products, read reviews and compare prices instantly by scanning a barcode and using your phone's camera.
  • Get notifications on the latest deals and track your orders
  • Instantly scan Amazon gift cards and apply them to your Amazon account using your phone's camera
  • Buy with confidence, knowing that all transactions are securely processed

Product Description

The Amazon Underground app includes enhanced features and access to content that isn’t available on the Amazon Shopping app found on Google Play. Underground combines Amazon’s best mobile shopping experience with instant streaming of Amazon Instant Video PLUS thousands of pounds in apps, games, and even in-app items that are actually free. Unlimited lives, levels, upgrades – everything. Shop for millions of digital and physical products in Amazon’s catalogue and manage your orders from anywhere. Optimized for your mobile phone, Underground allows you to quickly search, compare prices, read reviews, share products with friends, and make purchases securely.

** Requires Android OS 4.03 & up and rear facing camera.

Important note regarding permissions. This app requires access to the following services to operate properly:

Read Contacts: This permission is used to so that you can access your phone contacts for the purposes of sending Amazon gift cards.

Receive SMS and Uninstall Shortcuts: These permissions will be used to simplify the process of phone number verification for exciting upcoming app features.

Phone calls: within the app you are able to place a call to Amazon Customer Service. Tap Menu -> More -> Help -> Call Customer Service, and we will place the proper number in the phone app and dial it.

Take pictures: bar code scanning and image search require access to the camera function if you choose to start the bar code scanner from the app.

Account Permissions: This permission is used by the app suite on the HTC Droid DNA.

Technical Details

Size: 31.9MB
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Application Permissions:

  • Install packages
  • Access coarse (e.g. Mobile-ID, Wi-Fi) location
  • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep the processor from sleeping or the screen from dimming
  • Access information about Wi-Fi networks
  • Manage the list of accounts in the AccountManager
  • Allows an application to receive messages via Google Cloud Messaging
  • Record audio
  • Change Wi-Fi connectivity state
  • Open network sockets
  • Install an app update
  • Read the user's contacts data
  • Access the torch
  • Access the list of accounts in the Accounts Service
  • Act as an AccountAuthenticator for the AccountManager
  • Write to external storage
  • Access fine (e.g. GPS) location
  • Allows an application to uninstall home screen shortcuts
  • Access information about networks
  • Delete packages
  • Allows installation of home screen shortcuts
  • Monitor incoming SMS messages, to record or perform processing on them
  • Send SMS messages
  • Allows an application to read device settings
  • Access the vibration feature
  • Request authtokens from the AccountManager
  • Required to be able to access the camera device
  • Read from external storage
  • Read-only access to phone state
Approximate Download Time: Less than 5 minutes
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