Amazon Prime Day sales event to debut in Singapore on July 16


Not only has Amazon announced its Prime Day sales in the United Kingdom, it has already kicked off proceedings in the U.S. too, with several deals starting early.

Coinciding with its official unveiling of the date for Amazon Prime Day today, Amazon released a preview of what to expect in terms of deals, with a sale price on its Echo Show smart speaker. Amazon has revealed that it's got a number of deals on various products to whet your appetite running up to Prime Day. Bezos noted that in 2017 more new members joined Prime than in any previous year, both worldwide and in the USA, and that on Prime Day 2017 more new members joined the program than on any other day in the company's history.

The Prime membership offers free fast delivery options with no minimum shopping value, access to Prime Video and Prime Music, exclusive deals from time to time, and more.

The 36-hour shopping fest will offer discounts from Amazon, as well as all Whole Foods Market stores.

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Check for specific deals: Outside of the Prime Day section, you may find a product as a Prime Day Deal badge. By asking, "Alexa, what are your deals?" you can get access to exclusive deals not available elsewhere, or the ability to shop certain deals an hour or so earlier than people just visiting the Amazon website.

Amazon Prime Day 2018 - What is Amazon Prime Day? Other deals include 30 percent off its Mama Bear diapers and baby products.

A bit like Black Friday, but exclusively on Amazon, Amazon Prime Day is a massive sales extravaganza.

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Amazon Prime Now and Amazon Prime were rolled out in Singapore in July 2017 and December 2017 respectively, then marking the e-commerce giant's first foray into the South-east Asian market.

If you have already figured out what you want, you could simply add the products in your Amazon account's wishlist. You can get four months of Amazon Music for 99 cents, an Echo Show for $129.99 (down from $229.99) and up to 40 percent off of Amazon Pantry.

To keep up with the latest and greatest, visit our article on the best Amazon Prime Day deals here.

Worldwide, Amazon's Alexa-powered Echo Dot was snapped up the most.

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Amazon also has lightning deals that are quick-fire short-term discounts on certain items.

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