Insane Prime Day Tech Deals We’ve Come Across
Part of the lure for consumers of Amazon’s now-annual summer Prime Day spectacular (felt gross typing that out) is the idea that they can score some incredible deals on products that typical would cost a pretty penny. It’s the summer edition of Black Friday without the added pressure of ensuring your purchases are intended as gifts for others rather than gifts for one’s self.
And as one of the largest sellers of consumer electronics, there are plenty of deals on gadgets big and small during this 30-hour sprint. Here are some of the best deals that we came across during the early hours of Prime Day 2017:
- Element 55-inch Amazon Fire TV Edition. Normally on sale for $650, Amazon and Element have the 55-inch Fire TV reduced to $399 for Prime Day, a 38 percent discount.
- LG OLED 4K TV. Keeping it in the TV category, LG has a few different models that are anywhere from 20-30 percent off all of Prime Day. Their 2017 OLED55C7P 55-inch UHD Smart OLED TV is 29 percent off, available for $2,496.99 (down from $3,499.99).
- Amazon Tap. Typically listed for $129, Amazon reduced the price of its Tap Alexa-enabled speaker is $50 off for Prime Day.
- Samsung 28-Inch UHD Monitor. This supersede monitor with Freesync support is normally listed for $399.99, but is 30 percent off for Prime Day at $279.99.
- Samsung Gear 360 VR Camera. Another Samsung gadget with a steep discount is the Gear VR 360-degree camera, which was available for $130, a 63 percent discount from its $349.99 price tag.
- Sony Extra Base Wireless Headphones. Bluetooth headphone enthusiasts could score a solid deal on Sony’s wireless XB950B1 headphones, which were more than half off at $98.
- RAVPower 26,800 mAh Portable Battery. Everyone needs a little extra juice on the road for their mobile electronics, right? One major deal this Prime Day is on a RAVPower portable battery charger that's discounted 75 percent from $160, down to $39.99.
- AOMAIS Sport II Bluetooth Speaker. It's wireless. It's waterproof (IPX7 rating). It's got stereo paring. And it's discounted 78 percent. The AOMAIS Sport II Bluetooth speaker is on sale for $36.95, down from its normal price of $170.