What To Expect On Amazon Prime Day: Times, Dates, & Deals

Amazon Prime Day 2019

Having started only a few years ago, Amazon's summer sales event (dubbed: Amazon Prime Day) has grown to be undoubtedly the best time to score some of the hottest shopping deals of the year. So when is Amazon Prime Day 2019? According to a recent press release, Amazon's big summer sales event will be begin Monday, July 15 at 12 pm EST.

Amazon’s annual shopping holiday is exclusive to Prime members, but don’t worry: if you’re not a subscriber, you can sign up for a free trial to access the best Amazon Prime Day deals this year. And though most shoppers know that many of the best fashion and beauty deals on Amazon can be scored at major steals on Prime Day, it’s also an amazing time to stock up on heavily discounted home essentials, ranging from 4K TVs and Dyson vacuums to cooking appliances like the Instant Pot.

And exactly how long is Amazon Prime Day? This year the sale will run for a full 48 hours — beginning on Monday July 15 at 12 pm EST and ending Tuesday, July 16th at 12 pm EST.

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Amazon Prime Day 2019 FAQ:

When is Amazon Prime Day?

Prime Day 2019 will start at 12 am PT on Monday, July 15 and end at 11:59 pm PT on Tuesday, July 16, according to an Amazon press release.

How Long is Amazon Prime Day?

This year, Amazon Prime Day will last for a full 48 hours — making it the longest Prime Day to date. But if the deals are anything like last year top-selling products sell out quickly — so you'll want to act fast.

What Are The Best Things To Buy During Amazon's Prime Day Sale?

The best Amazon Prime Day deals comprise incredible beauty deals and majorly discounted designer fashions, but you can also snag discounted toiletries, grooming products, pantry staples, and loungewear. Not to mention tech gadgets, like Alexa-enabled smart devices and 4K TVs; kitchen staples, including Nespresso machines and sous vide cookers; and home goods ranging from bedding to robot vacuums.

Tips For Getting The Best Prime Day Deals

Sign Up For Amazon Prime.

You need to be a Prime member to get Amazon Prime Day deals, but you can sign up for a Prime free trial to receive all the Prime Day perks. If you decide you don’t want to continue your subscription post-Prime Day, no problem: cancel anytime within the one-week trial period free of charge.

Click here to sign up for a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime.

Watch the lightening deals.

Lightening deals only last for a few hours but often offer the best deals on Prime Day. Luckily, you can check out Amazon's Today's Deal page and look ahead to see what deals are coming up next.

Be warned: When you add a Lightening Deal you only have 15 minutes to check out, or the product will be removed from your cart — so act fast!

Create a watchlist.

Afraid of missing a deal? Download the Amazon app and create a watchlist of items you're looking to buy. Then, if the product goes on sale, the app will send you a push notification so you don't miss out.

Check out our curated deals.

Overwhelmed by the sheer number of deals on Amazon Prime Day? Don't worry. We'll be combing through Amazon's virtual bargain bins to find the hidden gems for you. Just check back here for regularly updated deals.

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