While the event's original intent was to drive Prime membership for the ecommerce behemoth, it's become a sales event that eclipses all others, including Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Prime student members pay $59 per year, or $6.49 per month.
Unlike previous installments of the discount extravaganza, this year's "Prime Day" will extend for a solid forty-eight hours. The bigger question is just how great will these deals be?
eBay is also promising "a fresh batch of too-good-to-be-true deals that will drop if Amazon crashes". Personally, I'm not a big shopper in general and I probably won't be glued to my computer looking for Amazon Prime deals.
Amazon also is expanding its sales to professionals: the retailer has launched the Amazon Professional Beauty Store, which offers professional-grade beauty supplies typically found in salons and spas to licensed stylists.
Prime Day 2019 takes place on July 15 and July 16. These deals will include jaw-dropping prices on top-tier brands. Between July 8 and July 22, during the "Hot Deals for Hot Days" event, you can expect to find all new deals every day on tech, smart home devices, home appliances, and more.
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You'll have to grab yourself an Amazon Prime membership if you don't have one in order to take advantage of the deals, so this is the flawless time to start a 30-day free trial. Starting today and through June 30, save $120 on Toshiba HD 43-inch Fire TV Edition Smart TV, only $179.99. They will be available exclusively from Amazon for a limited time, and you could be the first to get your hands on them.
Target is targeting Amazon's Prime Day with a 48-hour deal marathon of its own.
Prime Day discounts and product launches are exclusive to Amazon Prime subscribers. We may or may not have some of the deals posted here for you to quickly get to. For now, set your alarms for July 15th as these deals do go fast.
Prime Day 2018 was in fact so popular that the retail site was initially unable to handle the volume of traffic it was receiving, forcing Amazon to temporarily cut global visits until additional servers could be installed to handle the load. You can also comment on our MeWe page by joining the MeWe social network.