Amazon is the first thing that comes to one’s mind when they think of shopping online. though Amazon is well known for its genuine quality products, on time delivery and excellent customer support services, there is one more thing that makes it the best shopping destination. Yes, you guessed it right. We are talking about the famous Amazon Prime Day. For the first time, Amazon Prime Day is expected to be launched in India and we can’t hold our excitement. Before you make your wish list for this fantastic sale, here is a little information about Amazon prime Day.
Amazon Prime Membership
Amazon Prime Day was initiated to promote Amazon Prime subscription. Though many people subscribe for the trail of Amazon Prime services, very few become permanent members. To become an Amazon Prime member, you must pay $79. Prime members get early access to great deals all year round. Unlimited fast free shipping, exclusive access to movies, TV shows, music, Kindle books and much more are some of the benefits of being an Amazon Prime member.
When is the Amazon prime Day?
The Amazon Prime Amazon Prime Day is a substitute to Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Started in the year 2015, the Amazon Prime Day usually takes place on the second Tuesday of July. Going by the tradition, this year, the Amazon Prime Day is expected to take place on the 11th of July. Amazon Prime Day offers a 24 hours discount on big and expensive products which makes it the most awaited sale of the year.
Amazon Prime Day 2016
If we look at the stats, last year’s Amazon Prime Day sale turned out to be the biggest in the history of Amazon. With 90,000 TVs, thousands of Kindle Paperwhite, Fire TV Sticks and tablets sold in a day, Amazon witnesses a 36% increase in traffic. More than 18,000 pairs of headphones were sold within the first three hours of the sale. On Prime Day 2016 Prime members bought 215,000 pressure cookers, 200,000 pairs of headphones, 24,000 hammocks, 23,000 Roomba robots and 14,000 Lenovo laptops.
What to expect from Amazon Prime Day 2017
Like always, Amazon will be offering unbelievable discounts on numerous products. While drop in the price of Amazon’s own products like Amazon Echo, Fire TV Stick, Fire Tablets, and Kindle e-readers are definite, one can also expect heavy discount on electronics and home appliances.
How to Avail Amazon Prime Deals
Last year Amazon arranged for two kinds of deals. The first one was Lightning Deal, which ran for a limited period with a fixed number of products available, and the second was Deals of the Day, which ran for the entire 24 hours. To avoid missing deals, add your favourite products to your wish list and activate notifications. Amazon has not yet announced a list of opening deals, although all Prime members can pick up a host of daily deals.