Amazon officially announced that Prime Day, its annual blowout sale event that's exclusively for Prime members, will take place on October 13 and 14; the first deals will go live starting at midnight PST (or 3am EST) on the 13th. However, there are a number of deals that are already live. From the just announced ball-shaped Echo and Echo Dot smart speakers to a great deal on an Amazon Music subscription (four months for $1), here are the best early Prime Day deals.
Cambridge Audio's excellent wireless earbuds are on sale. Normally $100, you can save 10% on them right now.
Normally $265, you can save 15% on Q Acoustics's well-reviewed bookshelf speakers now through October 16.
Normally $315, you can save 15% on Q Acoustics larger bookshelf speakers. The deal runs now through October 16.
Q Acoustics's excellent entry-level soundbar has a built-in subwoofer. Normally $350, it's 15% off right now through October 16.
Normally $200, you have save $40 if you buy these AirPods right now. (If you don't play on charging them wirelessly, I'd recommend buying standard AirPods for $129.)
The Blink Mini is an affordable smart camera that works with Amazon's smart home ecosystem. Normally $35, it's $10 off right now.
The all-new and just-announced Amazon Echo (4th-generation) won't be released until October 22. Amazon is offering a "buy two, save $30" deal with the code ECHO2PK at checkout.
The just-announced Amazon Echo Dot (4th-generation) won't be released until October 22. Amazon is already offering a "buy two, save $30" deal with the code DOT2PACK at checkout.
The Sony WF-XB700 are the company’s newest wireless earbuds. They lack some premium features, but make up for it in price. Normally $130, they're only $78 right now.
The Amazon Echo Dot with clock (4th-generation) won't be released until November 5. Amazon is already offering a "buy two, save $20" deal with the code DOT2PACK at checkout.
Amazon's smart display is 50% off already. Normally $90, pick one up for just $45 right now.
The Amazon Fire TV Recast is DVR that's designed for cord cutters, as it lets them live TV channels. Also, there's no monthly fee. Normally $230, it's $100 off right now.
Save $10 on last year's Echo Dot. Or you can buy two and get the second for free — just apply the code DOTPRIME2PK at checkout.