After Black Friday, there's only one other shopping event that comes close to it in terms of sales and can't miss deals — Amazon's Prime Day. From high-end tech you've have on your wish list to new and exciting gear released just for the day, Prime Day is like Christmas in July. But for those new to the event, what is Prime Day, when does it take place, and what kind of deals can you expect? Let's break it down.
What is Amazon Prime Day?
Created by the Amazon to celebrate the company's birthday, Prime Day is their unofficial holiday where they gift you over a million deals on some of the most popular products on site. It's also important to note that Amazon Prime Day is exclusive to Amazon Prime customers, so if you're not already a member, it's worth signing up for! (You can even get a 30-day free trial.)
When is Amazon Prime Day 2019?
This year, Prime Day starts on Monday, July 15 at midnight PT and — for the first time ever — runs a full 48 hours through Tuesday, July 16! Deals start bright and early, with many lasting only for a limited time until another deal takes its place so be sure to jump on a good deal when you see it. Also new this year, are "Lightning Deals" which will feature truly jaw-dropping sale prices on some of Amazon's top-tier brands, making this a Prime Day for the record books. .
What are the best Amazon Prime Day deals?
Like every year, there are tons of deals across categories, from workout equipment and beauty products to baby necessities and home appliances. Be sure to keep checking back on this page for updates; we’ll have all the best deals listed here live during Prime Day. While we wait, check out our picks for Amazon Prime Deals we can't wait to shop below!