Amazon Prime best sales online: deals from Samsung, Apple, Garmin...
We take a look at the biggest bargains on TVs, laptops, headphones and more with up to 50% off on big name electricals and Christmas gifts.
Amazon Prime Day began in 2015 to celebrate the company’s 20th birthday and has grown into a major event for eagle-eyed online shoppers. Prime Day 2019 was the largest shopping event in Amazon’s history with over 100,000 laptops, 200,000 televisions and one million toys sold in just 48 hours.
This year’s deals will be particularly popular with the date pushed back to 13-14 October in the US and Canada; giving you an early opportunity to snap up some Christmas bargains.
Only Amazon Prime members are able to take advantage of Prime Day bargains but you can sign up for a 30-day trial for free today. Just remember to cancel your membership within the next month and you won't be charged.
Here’s our pick of some of the hottest products with the biggest savings…
As the cold nights begin to draw in what better way to prepare yourself for a gloomy winter than with a brand-new 4K television? This 50-inch Samsung QLED Smart TV comes with Alexa built-in and loads of next-gen apps and viewing enhancements. The super-crisp screen produces over a billion shades of colour and with over $150 off, you won’t believe your eyes.
If you’re after something that packs a punch on a smaller budget this 55-inch Insignia Smart TV (now over 30% off on Amazon) could be just the one for you. It comes with 4K ultra HD and brings together all your favourite live broadcast TV shows and streaming services in one place.
Amazon Prime Day is all about picking up a real bargain and there’s few better than this 32-inch Toshiba Smart HD TV at just $120. As well as a high quality screen it even comes with built-in Fire TV so you can flick through all your favourite Prime Video and Netflix shows and movies at the touch of a button.
If you’re looking for something to make your life that little bit easier this winter than look no further than the Instant Pot Ultra 10 in 1, which is as close to a personal chef as you can get for 50 bucks. The stainless steel machine can function as (deep breath) a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, yogurt maker, cake maker, egg cooker, sauté, steamer, warmer, and sterilizer. And at nearly 60% off, it’s unbelievable value.
The Instant Pot has you sorted for dinner but anyone with hungry mouths to feed to in the morning might be looking for an alternative to the usual bowl of cereal. What better way to start the day than by whipping up a batch of waffles with the Dash Mini Maker, available in a whole host of cool colours. At just $10, the smell of freshly-cooked waffles in the morning has never been easier.
Any music fans will testify to the importance of a good set of headphones and Prime Day could be the perfect opportunity to pick up a top pair at a great price.
Apple AirPods have been the most popular wireless in-ear headphones since their release in 2016 and Amazon are now offering a great deal on them. Usually priced at $159 they are now available for just $115 thanks to a 28% Prime Day reduction. They come with active noise cancelling, easy setup to all Apply devices and a charging case to ensure that you're never caught without battery.
If you like the sound of immersive earbuds but aren’t sold on Apple’s offering then Amazon’s own Echo Buds could be the ones for you. They boast active noise reduction for those with loud commutes and come with built-in Alexa to make heads-free navigation a doddle. Don’t worry about forgetting to charge them because just 15 minutes of Quick Charge gives you two hours of playback time. With $50 off there’s never been a better time to go wireless.
Whether you’re working from home or surfing on the sofa a top-spec portable laptop can make all the difference and Apple’s MacBook Air is about as good as it gets. The 2020 13-inch edition comes with 8GB of RAM, 512GB of storage, a Backlit Magic Keyboard and Touch ID and, best of all, there’s $100 off.
If you’re going to be out and about and battery life is your main concern then look no further than the LG Gram laptop with a stunning 21 hours of battery life. It boasts a tenth-gen Core i5 processor and a 512GB SSD, and Prime users can get it with over $350 off the usual price!
During 2020 the number of regular joggers skyrocketed as people found new ways to stay fit and healthy. The best way to keep track of your progress, whether a beginner or a competitive runner, is a reliable smart watch to record your workouts.
This Rugged Outdoor Watch from Garmin has built-in GPS and is compatible with smartphones to automatically upload your activity to the Garmin connect online community. And don’t worry about getting a bit of mud on it; it is constructed to US Military standard with thermal, shock and water resistance.
Winter running may not be to everyone’s taste but those who want to stay in shape without braving the elements are well catered for. This exercise bike from Marcy is fully adjustable and built for comfort with form-covered handles and recumbent design. The LCD screen gives all the speed, distance, time, and calorific data you need at the touch of a button. With a discount of nearly $100 this could be the perfect thing to get you through those gloomy winter months.