Amazon.com Releases free Price Check by Amazon App for iPhone and iPad

By on Nov 23, 2010 at 6:00 am

Holiday shopping will soon be in full swing and Amazon.com would like you to make smart decisions. Amazon.com just released a free app, Price Check by Amazon for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, turning your device into a barcode reader. Once the barcode is scanned, the app will display the item’s pricing from various retailers, so you can get the best prices.

Search for products using four easy methods:

  • Scan a barcode: Amazon’s barcode scanner will match your item and provide Amazon and merchant product pricing in seconds.
  • Snap a picture: This app uses Amazon’s photo matching algorithm to instantly match your picture to books, DVDs, CDs, video games, and more.
  • Say the product name: Speak your search queries and use voice search to return accurate product matches and Amazon’s pricing.
  • Type your search: Type the product name to retrieve instant matches.

The categories available within Price Check include: Books, Textbooks, Movies, Music, Video Games, CDs, Electronics, Home & Garden, Automotive, Baby, Beauty, Camera & Photo, Cell Phone & Services, Clothing, Computers, Grocery, Health & Personal Care, Home Improvement, Industrial & Scientific, Jewelry, Kindle, Kitchen & Dining, Magazines, Music Instruments, Office Products, Patio & Garden, Shoes, Software, Sports & Outdoors, Video, & Watches.

Price Check by Amazon for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch is available now as a free download at the App Store.

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