Amazon S3 Storage

By: WooCommerce
Added: January 12, 2022


Performance: Amazon S3 Storage has a rating of 3/5
Recommendation: May cause some slowness, but within reasonable limits.


The Amazon S3 Storage plugin for WooCommerce enables you to serve digital products through your Amazon AWS S3 service. Amazon S3 Storage is fully automated allowing you to simply specify the bucket and object name of your file using shortcodes in the download file paths, and when a customer downloads their purchase the extension will translate this into a Amazon S3 URL and serve that file as the download.

Using Amazon S3 storage to serve your digital products give you room for better scalability, offers more reliability, especially when serving big files, and greater download speeds for your customers.

The Amazon S3 extension for WooCommerce also support multiple buckets within one product so you can easily provide download access to files stored on different Amazon buckets when purchasing one product.

When to Use Amazon S3 Storage

Use Amazon S3 Storage when a customer sells large digital products and would like a solution that provides better scalability, more reliability, and better speed.

To use the Amazon S3 Storage plugin for WooCommerce, you need an Amazon AWS account.

Amazon S3 Storage is only available on plans that are on Managed WooCommerce.

Setup Scope & Requirements

Setup Scope:

We will install, activate and configure settings.

Requirements for Setup:

Worksheet must be completed. Customer will need an Amazon AWS account. And will need to provided the Access Key ID and Secret Access Key.


Amazon S3 Storage is part of Managed WooCommerce and is installed and activated from WooCommerce Extensions in the WordPress dashboard.

Dashboard > WooCommerce > Extensions > Amazon S3 Storage (Install/Activate)

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Supported Plan(s):



Functionality Path:

WooCommerce>Products>Product Type and Options>Digital Product Storage

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