Amazon Prime Day doesn’t officially begin until tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 13, but because Amazon’s popular sale event is almost here, the retailer has already dropped a few early deals in hopes of enticing early shoppers.
The real sales and steep discounts will kick off at midnight tonight and continue through Wednesday, but today you can still score on a few items including Amazon and Alexa-compatible smart devices and other products.
If you don’t have a Prime account, some of these deals won’t work for you, so sign up for Amazon Prime before shopping. Here’s a look at a few of the best deals available now.
The Best Deal
One of the best deals on Amazon today is an awesome deal on the third generation Amazon Echo Dot Alexa-enabled Smart Device going on sale for just $18.99 (regularly $40 when on sale) and comes with SIX MONTHS of Amazon Music Unlimited (a roughly $48 value) for free.
TV & Movie
If you are looking for a new TV, now is the best time to buy one. Amazon has a few on sale, but you’ll be hard-pressed to find a better deal than this:
Regularly $1399, on sale now for $998. Still a fairly step price, but fair considering the amazing picture quality and reliability of a brand link Sony. Oh, we almost forgot… it’s also compatible with the Echo Dot and other Amazon Alexa-enabled devices.
If that’s out of your budget range, never fear. Amazon has a few other TV deals, though these ones come with less bells and whistles than the TV outlined above.
This 55-inch Toshiba smart TV is on sale for a ridiculously cheap sale price of $299 (regularly $450) and will fill up your wall nicely. It also comes with Amazon Fire technology built in, so you won’t have to buy yourself a Fire Stick, Roku or another streaming device to start watching your favorite shows and movies right away. And, of course, it will work with your Echo Dot smart device as well.
Price: $149.99 (reg. $219.99)
Don’t make cleaning harder than it needs to be. Instead, invest in a robot vacuum to do the work for you. This one is wifi connected, has 120 minutes of runtime, and works with Alexa to do all of your multi-surface floor cleaning.
Price: $49.99 (reg. $124.98)
You can get both the Echo Show 5 and the Blink Mini indoor security camera for just under $50 with this Prime Day deal. With the Blink Mini you can keep a close eye on your pets, kids or anyone going in and out of your house and with the Echo Show’s 5.5-inch display you can watch it all, plus video chat, take pictures, listen to music and more while keeping your house secure.
Price: $89.97 (reg. $119.97)
Get the Kindle, a cover, and a power adapter all together in this bundle. It also has an adjustable front light to help you read indoors and outdoors at any time of day.
Price: $19.99 (reg. $49.99)
Add Alexa to your car with Echo Auto. You can listen to music, make phone calls, add to your to-do list, manage your calendar, and so much more. You can also stream from Audible, Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify, SiriusXM, and radio stations with TuneIn and iHeartRadio.
Price: $99.50 (reg. $149.50)
Give the gift of audiobooks to a friend (or treat yourself). Save $50 on your first year when you get an Annual Audible Membership with 12 credits upfront, good for any titles in their premium selection.
Right now, if you buy a new 100 GB video storage plan from Amazon Photos, you’ll receive an additional 100 GB for free for up to three years.
Clothing & Apparel Deals of the Day
Price: $18.40 (reg. $26)
Cable knit sweaters are a women’s wardrobe staple, and this one comes in 15 colors and has wide ribbing at the neckline, hem and cuffs.
Price: $18.70 (reg. $25)
This fleece lined sherpa vest will look great over a long-sleeved T-shirt, or work to keep you even warmer under a winter coat.
Price: $9 (reg. $11.50)
There are 20 colors to choose from in this style of long-sleeved shirt.
Price: $37.60 (reg. $54.74)
Colder months are on their way, so you’ll want a warm jacket like this puffer one in black, grey and navy.
Price: $21.70 (reg. $30)
Don’t find yourself caught outside on a rainy day without wearing your rain boots. Pull these 100 percent rubber boots on for full protection from rain and mud.
Price: $19.10 (reg. $23)
You’ll go through plenty of work-flats in your lifetime, so try these out that are designed for daily wear and have a superior fit with faux-leather and faux-suede.
Price: $12.50 (reg. $32.99)
Color-blocked clothes have a chest that are one color, and sleeves that are another. This full-zip hooded sweatshirt features a high-low hem at the waist, kangaroo pockets and a zippered chest pocket.
Price: $10.60 (reg. $18)
Oxford shirts are a classic look, and this one has a button-down collar, patch chest pocket, and box-pleated back yoke in several different colors and patterns.
Price: $21.50 (reg. $30)
100 percent cotton will keep you comfy in this plaid full button shirt that’s perfect for the weekend. It also has a rounded hem and single-button barrel cuffs.
Price: $22.70 (reg. $35.35)
Dress up your plain T-shirt or button-down shirt with a cardigan that’s 100 percent cotton and machine washable.
Price: $13.70 (reg. $20)
Thermal henley shirts are a classic fall and winter look for men’s wardrobes, and this one comes in burgundy, denim, grey, oatmeal, navy and more.
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