How to Linking To the Amazon Appstore for Android

he Amazon Appstore for Android will automatically pick up on specially formatted links through the use of Android Intents. These are referred to as “deep” links. You have two options for providing a deep link.

Option 1: Link to the Amazon Retail Website

This type of link will be picked up by the Amazon Appstore for Android as well as any installed browsers on the device. The base URL is as follows:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/mas/dl/android?

Option 2: Link directly to the Amazon Appstore for Android

This specially formatted link is the preferred method and will directly open up the Amazon Appstore for Android. The base URL is as follows:

amzn://apps/android?

Link Configuration

Both deep link formats accept parameters to tailor the link result.

Parameter Description Amazon Client Example Amazon Retail Web Example
s= Add a search term. Please note that you would have to use URL Encoding for special characters (e.g. spaces). amzn://apps/android?s=amazon%20mp3 http://www.amazon.com/gp/mas/dl/android?s=amazon%20mp3
p= Link to the detail page for a specific package name. amzn://apps/android?p=com.amazon.mp3 http://www.amazon.com/gp/mas/dl/android?p=com.amazon.mp3
asin= All apps in the catalog have a unique identifier known as an ASIN. Use this identifier to link directly to an app by its ASIN. The ASIN for an app can be found on its detail page. amzn://apps/android?asin=B004FRX0MY http://www.amazon.com/gp/mas/dl/android?asin=B004FRX0MY
showAll=1 Show all apps by the developer of the app corresponding to the specified package name or ASIN (requires “p” or “asin” arg) amzn://apps/android?p=com.amazon.mp3&showAll=1 http://www.amazon.com/gp/mas/dl/android?p=com.amazon.mp3&showAll=1

Example Code:

If you want to link to your app for Rate and review:

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