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Amazon Prime Day 2019: Your Guide to the Best Deals


June 27, 2019 Announcements By

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What is Amazon Prime Day?

Just like the holidays, the birthday you’re dreading and the Super Bowl, Amazon Prime Day comes merely once a year. Similar to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Prime Day is a chance to save tons of money on a plethora of products — massive discounts and savings are the name of the game. There are so many deals that it’s tough for one person to sift through them all. Which is why we’re here, to let you know about the best sales we find all throughout Prime Day 2019, in real-time. So bookmark this page and get ready to save.

When is Prime Day?

For 2019, Amazon has decided to run Prime Day for a full 48 hours starting on Monday, July 15 at 12 a.m. PST (3 a.m. EST) and running through 11:59 PST (2:59 a.m. EST) on Tuesday, July 16.

Do you have to be an Amazon Prime member?

This may seem obvious, but to take advantage of all the incredible Prime Day deals you must be an Amazon Prime member. A full-year membership costs $119. If you only plan on shopping discounts for Prime Day, it’s probably not worth it — unless you’re a Taylor Swift fan and also want to watch her exclusive Prime Music concert on July 10 on Prime Video. But if you plan on utilizing the other Prime features (like year-round free two-day shipping, Prime Video, Prime Music and more), then it’s definitely worth signing up. If you’re a student you can even get a discount on a Prime membership: sign up for a six-month free trial plus 50 percent off of a yearly membership if you decide to buy.

Prime Day tips

Setting up price alerts is a huge help that can be fairly easily done. It will also help you sift through the mind-numbing amount of sales that Amazon churns out for Prime Day. Using a website like Camelcamelcamel is a free and simple to way import your Amazon wishlist and get notifications when your items go below the price alert you’ve set. Making price alerts is one of the best ways to plan in advance for Prime Day.

Keep in mind, there are also other deals to be had across the web during July 15 and 16. Target just recently announced its own Target Deal Days for the same dates that don’t require any membership. Other big box stores and online retailers like Best Buy, Walmart, eBay and more offer up sometimes better deals on the same day(s) as Prime Day as well.

Have a plan. It can be overwhelming seeing so many sales happening all at once. So having a wishlist for what you are actually in the market for can be a key to not realizing you’ve spent way over your budget at the end of the two days of Prime Day.

Trust us. We sift through products and deals all day long to deliver you the ones you can’t miss. And it’s our duty to make sure if it’s worthwhile, you’ll hear from us about it. Bookmark this page and keep checking back for updates and more information.

Prime Day Deal Roundups

20+ Prime Day Deals That’ll Save You the Most Money
20+ Prime Day Deals That’ll Save You the Most Money

You don't buy big-ticket items often, but Prime Day presents the perfect opportunity to do so given you can save hundreds of dollars.

The Most Practical Deals of Prime Day
The Most Practical Deals of Prime Day

There are a million ways to justify Prime Day purchases. Nothing delivers quite the same satisfaction though like snagging a great discount on an item you'll use daily.

25+ No Brainer Prime Day Deals For Under $100
25+ No Brainer Prime Day Deals For Under $100

Not all deals are easy on the wallet. These ones are.

15+ Of the Best Amazon Prime Day Impulse Buys
15+ Of the Best Amazon Prime Day Impulse Buys

We roundup impulse-worthy deals that won't leave you with that creeping sense of regret.

The Best Deals on Wireless Headphones from Amazon Prime Day 2019
The Best Deals on Wireless Headphones from Amazon Prime Day 2019

You can find deals on Sony, Bose, Beats, Jabra and Microsoft over-ear headphones.

The Best Car and Motorcycle Deals of Prime Day 2019
The Best Car and Motorcycle Deals of Prime Day 2019

Amazon Prime Day can be overwhelming. That's why we sifted through all the deals for the automotive ones worth caring about.

6 Best Prime Day Watch Accessory Deals Right Now
6 Best Prime Day Watch Accessory Deals Right Now

From spring bars to straps to travel and storage, we have all the best Prime Day watch accessory sales ready for your perusal.

GP Editors’ Favorite Prime Day Deals, Ranked
GP Editors’ Favorite Prime Day Deals, Ranked

Gear Patrol writers and editors pick out the gear they'd buy themselves (and probably have already) from the vast swath of Priem Day deals.

15 Prime Day Deals We’ll Buy While Drinking
15 Prime Day Deals We’ll Buy While Drinking

What we’re most likely going to buy after we unwind from a day of hunting down killer deals.

The Best Prime Day Grooming Products for Men
The Best Prime Day Grooming Products for Men

Razors, a beard trimmer, a laser hair growth system and more.

The Best Fitness Gear Deals of Prime Day
The Best Fitness Gear Deals of Prime Day

Whether you're looking to escape the heat or mix up your fitness routine, these 7 steals are the best we've seen.

The Best Prime Day Deals for Guitarists
The Best Prime Day Deals for Guitarists

Tuners, strings, instruments and more.

The 10 Best Non-Amazon Prime Day Deals to Shop
The 10 Best Non-Amazon Prime Day Deals to Shop

We get it, not everyone has an Amazon Prime account. Fear not, as there are plenty of other great sales across the Internet right now.

The Best Tech Deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019
The Best Tech Deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019

Here are the best tech deals from day one of Amazon's Prime extravaganza.

The 9 Best Prime Day Deals on Outdoor Gear
The 9 Best Prime Day Deals on Outdoor Gear

There's not a lot of it, but after combing through most of Amazon's digital shelves we found the best Prime Day deals on outdoor gear.

3 Prime Day Coffee Deals to Shop Right Now
3 Prime Day Coffee Deals to Shop Right Now

The best coffee gear you can buy — just cheaper. Thanks, Amazon.

The Best Kitchen Deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019
The Best Kitchen Deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019

We've seen record savings on Instant Pots, Vitamix blenders and fancy sous vide machines. Here's everything you need and nothing you don't.

These 7 Prime Day Knife Deals Are Borderline Insane
These 7 Prime Day Knife Deals Are Borderline Insane

In other words, there has never been a better time to snag your new favorite EDC knife for cheap.

The Best Prime Day Style Deals to Shop Now
The Best Prime Day Style Deals to Shop Now

Denim, boots, basics and more.

Stand-Out Prime Day Deals

Take $178 Off This Seiko Dive Watch Right Now

Seiko’s Prospex PADI Special Edition features solar charging, 200m of water resistance and a silicon strap.

Prime Day Is a Good Excuse to Stock up on Houseplants

You may think Prime Day is for buying Instant Pots and televisions. You’re wrong. Prime Day is for buying houseplants.

This Iconic Knife is Just $15 Today

The Swiss know how to make an EDC look good and perform perfectly.

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