In this post we will guide you step by step on how to buy Amazon gift cards with Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies.
You can buy your favorite items on Amazon using Bitcoin. Unfortunately, Amazon doesn’t directly support Bitcoin or other cryptocurencies as payment methods on their website. If or when they will be accepting Bitcoin in the future is unknown. However, there is an easy way to purchase your favorite products such as Prime, Fire Stick, Echo, laptops, drones, books, hoverboards & more on Amazon using Bitcoin. The trick is to buy an Amazon gift card with Bitcoin at Cryptorefills.
Can I use Bitcoin to buy on Amazon?
For example, if you are in the UK, you can buy an Amazon Gift Card UK (amazon.co.uk) with Bitcoin at CryptoRefills and use your gift card to buy products Amazon UK. You might also wonder if you can shop at Amazon using Bitcoin in your country, for example, does Amazon India accept Bitcoin? Unfortunately, none of the Amazon countries is directly supporting Bitcoin. CryptoRefills supports almost all countries where Amazon is present such as Amazon USA, Amazon Italy, Amazon Germany, Amazon France, Amazon Canada, Amazon India, Amazon Netherlands, Amazon Japan, Amazon Australia and many more. Here are three examples:
What is an Amazon gift card?
A Bitcoin to Amazon Gift Cards works just like
Amazon gift cards are available in different amounts and currencies depending on your country. There are many pre-defined packages and open value packages. Pre-defined packages comes with defined values such as 100 EUR, 200 USD, 150 GBP and so on. Open value packages give you opportunity to select your desired amount such as 126 EUR, 478 USD and so on.
How to buy Amazon Gift Cards with Bitcoin
We will guide you step by step on how to buy an Amazon gift card with your Bitcoin and other crypto at CryptoRefills. Once you land on the home page of CryptoRefills or open the CryptoRefills app, you can start seeing the categories and the brands under them. You will find the Amazon Gift Card under “Ecommerce” category Let’s buy on Amazon using Bitcoin.
Time needed: 4 minutes.
Buying Amazon Gift Cards with Bitcoin or other crypto is secure and easy. Just follow these simple steps.
- Go to CryptoRefills
- Select your country
After going to the website or installing the app, you will see the product categories that are available. Make sure to select your country.
- Select the category “Ecommerce” and select the Amazon gift card
After selecting the Amazon gift card you will see the packages that are available for this product. Click on the package you would like to purchase or enter a value in the box.
- Select currency and package
Now select the cryptocurrency you prefer to pay with such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, USDT or Dash. You will see the cost of the price package based on the currency you select.
- Proceed to the checkout
Insert your email and tick the box. Click on proceed to payment. (Make sure your email is correct so that the unique Ikea voucher code can be delivered to you and you can be contacted in case of issues). (Make sure your email is correct so that the Pin can be delivered to you and you can be contacted in case of issues).
- Make the Bitcoin payment
Send the exact amount of Bitcoin to the address displayed and follow the instructions. It is important you send exactly the amount displayed. You can use the QR code displayed on the page to make sure the address is correct and speed up this step.
- Receive your Amazon gift card
After a few minutes, you will receive your Amazon code by email. The delivery of the code depends on the time to confirm the transaction on the network. Generally, it will take a minute or two, but you might need to wait 5 or 10 minutes depending on the network congestion and the miner fee. Check your spam/junk folder. If you still can’t find the email, please send an email to email@example.com from the email address you used. Attention: Please do not forget to check your spam folder in your email.
- Redeem your Ikea gift card
At checkout, select Gift Card as the payment type and enter the gift card number when prompted.
That’s all you need to know about buying at Amazon with Bitcoin.
Source: Sean Ross, Investopedia, 24/01/2020, "When Will Amazon Accept Bitcoin? (AMZN)"