This year's savings event begins at 2 p.m. Iowa time and extends for 36 hours, six more than in 2017.
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Amazon.com has been experiencing some issues as Prime Day has kicked off in the United States. Yes, it's officially the day where Amazon rewards those who have a Prime subscription with incredible deals all day. Prime Members will get an additional 10 percent off those sale items.
To make the most of Amazon Prime Day, shoppers are advised to sign up to an Amazon Prime Subscription.
We've placed some helpful links below to help you find the best deals, even if they aren't on Amazon.
Newegg's anti-Prime Day sale is called the FantasTech Sale.
With unprecedented markdowns on everything from audio and visual tech to gaming, drones, everyday essentials, and more, we'll be updating this post with all the best U.S. Prime Day deals we see throughout the sale. The most optimistic are those earning more than $100,000, a segment that dovetails nicely with Amazon Prime members.
NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES: Several companies have agreed to launch new products on Prime Day, Amazon says.
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As a whole, the Prime offering is one of the fastest-growing segments for Amazon's bread-and-butter retail business.
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And if you take advantage of the member-exclusive sales, it could be a particularly smart buy.
Prime Day starts Monday afternoon. Amazon typically charges $150 per Lightning Deal on normal shopping days.
You can stream some Netflix titles in 4K too, although you need to pay for a higher tier than the standard HD one.
Right now, with Prime just beginning, the early focus has been on how Amazon has lowered its Echo ($69), Fire 7 ($29) and Kindle ($49) devices to all-time low prices.
Amazon is promising a number of bargains on back-to-school items as well, with discounts on everything from jeans and tablets to bean bag chairs for the college dorm room.