Amazon Prime Day Is (Finally) Here and We Have Every Last Detail You Need to Know
When it comes to getting a good deal, Amazon delivers all year round. But that doesn’t mean we’re not excited to score some mega discounts during this year’s Amazon Prime Day—a major bonus for Prime members. (Not you? Sign up for a free trial here.) On October 13 and 14, the retail giant is slashing prices on everything from electronics and kitchen gadgets to mattresses and nursery items, for 48 hours only.
What is Amazon Prime Day?
Amazon Prime Day is pretty much like Christmas. It’s an unofficial holiday that was created to celebrate the company’s birthday, and it’s exclusive to Amazon Prime members. Seriously, if you aren’t already signed up, you should do so ASAP. New Prime customers get a free 30-day trial, so there’s nothing to lose.
When is Amazon Prime Day?
This year, Prime Day will kick off on Tuesday, October 13 and last through the 14th at midnight. Yup, that’s a full 48 hours of deals.
Do we know what will be on sale?
You bet! In the spirit of the best sale of the year, we've done all the hard work for you and rounded up the best Prime Day deals. Well, what are you waiting for?
1. Instant Pot Ultra Mini hot Pot, Pressure, Slow Cooker, 3 Quart
This Ultra Mini Instant Pot holds just three-quarts of food, which is ideal for the college graduate who just moved into their own (tiny) studio apartment.
2. ViewSonic X10-4KE True 4K UHD Short Throw LED Portable Smart Wi-Fi Home Theater Projector
Turn regular movie nights into socially distant outdoor screenings while weather permits. This device even hooks up to Alexa and is Bluetooth compatible, so you can control it via voice commands and smartphones.
3. ghd gold professional styler
Treat your hair to the best flatiron in the game (and still have money leftover for your bi-monthly root touch-ups).
4. Nespresso Vertuo Coffee and Espresso Machine by De'Longhi with Best Selling Coffees Included
It doesn't even matter if you can't leave your house for your daily espresso fix—this at-home machine makes your brew just how you like it.
5. OMORC Habor Air Fryer, 6 Quart
Finally, a healthier way to make French fries and chicken fingers.
6. XTU Wireless WiFi Video Doorbell Camera
Regular doorbells seem so primitive once you’ve tried this video version. Now you don’t even have to get up to see who’s at the door.
7. Samsonite Centric Hardside Expandable Luggage with Spinner Wheels, Black, 2-Piece Set
This is the universe telling you to keep pinning those dream destinations to your Pinterest. This rugged Samsonite set come in handy as soon as traveling is encouraged.
8. Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones
The same earbuds can take you from conference call to post-work sweat sesh without missing a beat. These wireless earphones are sweat-proof and up to nine whole hours of playback.
10. VTech VM3252 Video Baby Monitor
Keep the kiddos safe and sound, right where you can see them.
11. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0“ 32 GB Wifi Android 9.0 Pie Tablet Black
No matter how many tablets, computers and laptops we have, it always seems like we could use more—especially with all the remote learning and working. And that's precisely why this eight-inch Samsung tablet is so worth it.
12. Casper Sleep Element Mattress, King, 2020 Model
This mattress is a fan favorite for good reason: It's comfy, easy to clean and it's Casper's most reasonably-priced product. Bonus: It's even more wallet-friendly during Prime Day.
13. Safavieh Madison Collection MAD611B Bohemian Chic Vintage Distressed Area Rug, 11' Square
If you're like us, you've been saying you need a new rug for months. Well, ask and you shall receive.
15. Fitbit Versa 2 Special Edition Health and Fitness Smartwatch
Get a head start on New Year's resolutions (and some additional motivation to get out of the house) with a new Fitbit that uses Amazon Alexa for everything from the weather forecast to music playback.
16. Vitamix Blender Professional-Grade, 64 oz. Container
Just think of how much easier all those holiday soups and dips will be with this high-speed professional grade blender.
17. SodaStream Fizzi Sparkling Water Maker Bundle
If you miss your daily seltzer intake as much as we do (RIP free office seltzer), invest in this at-home countertop machine that infuses regular old H2O with bubbles. Bonus: You can customize the amount of CO2 for more or less fizz.
18. Molekule Air Mini Small Room Air Purifier with PECO Technology
This high-tech air purifier not only looks chic, but it also uses nanotechnology to destroy viruses, VOCs, allergens, bacteria and mold in spaces up to 250-square-feet.
19. Ullo Wine Purifier with Hand Blown Decanter
Imagine being able to drink that extra glass of vino without the hangover? This wine purifier removes headache-causing sulfites and aerates at the same time.
20. O3Waterworks Sanitizing Spray Bottle
This sanitizing spray uses Aqueous Ozone (aka Ozone dissolved in water) rather than chemicals to kill 99.9% of common bacteria including e-coli, salmonella, pseudomonas, aeruginosa and staphylococcus.