Amazon Prime Day 2021: date, deals, news and expectations

We may earn a commission if you make a purchase from the links on this page.
Amazon Prime Day 2021: date, deals, news and expectations
Amazon Prime Day 2021 seems far away right now; however, it's never too early to start preparing for a massive shopping event like the next Prime Day.

Amazon Prime Day is a 2-day shopping spree held every year, with generous discounts across all product categories, including tech like phones, tablets, headphones, smart watches, and Amazon's own line of Kindle readers, Fire tablets, and Echo speakers. The only catch: you have to be an Amazon Prime member.

We still don't know the exact Amazon Prime Day 2021 date, but we'll keep this article updated with news and information around Amazon's big shopping event. Here's what we know so far and expect to see on the next Prime Day.

When is Amazon Prime Day 2021?

  • Most likely July 12 - July 13, 2021 (unconfirmed)

Although Amazon Prime Day 2020 was delayed to October, in previous years, the big shopping event was held during the summer. In 2019, it was on July 15 and 16, respectively Monday and Tuesday. Usually, two weeks before the event its date is officially announced by Amazon, so around June 28, so the official Prime Day 2021 date may be announced on or around June 28.  

What are the best Amazon Prime Day deals?


On Amazon Prime, the biggest discounts are usually on Amazon products: Amazon Kindle, Fire tablets, Amazon Echo speakers, and others. What's more, Amazon usually offers great discounts on Samsung Galaxy phones, Google Pixel phones, Apple AirPods, smartwatches by Apple, Samsung, Garmin, and Fitbit. Additionally, this year mid-range phones by Motorola, Sony, LG were also generously discounted over the two-day event. As far as iPhones are concerned, you can find refurbished iPhones with hefty discounts on Amazon Prime Day. Although they are not new iPhones, they have been renewed to look and work like brand new.

Amazon Prime Day offers generous deals on products from small and medium-sized businesses; however, we saw pretty much everything discounted on Amazon Prime Day. Whether it is a phone, a tablet, wireless headphones, or smartwatches that you are interested in buying, Amazon Prime Day will most likely have it discounted for you.

Are BestBuy, Walmart, Target having a Prime Day Sale?


It's not only Amazon deals that we will see on Prime Day. Many other retailers slash prices around Amazon Prime Day, so you might get lucky with some good sales on phones at Walmart, Best Buy, and Target. This year at Best Buy, we saw attractive Prime Day phone deals on iPhones and Samsung Galaxy phones. Target also worked to match the competition, offering hefty discounts on tech and other products.

What is Amazon Prime?


Amazon Prime is a paid membership subscription that gives you quite a lot of perks if you shop from Amazon often. Members of the service benefit from the big Amazon Prime Day two-day sale, usually happening in the middle of summer. But it’s not only Prime Day: Amazon Prime members also have shipping benefits, such as free two-day delivery and free same-day delivery in select areas, streaming benefits, reading benefits, and other shopping perks.

Here's what you will get with an Amazon Prime membership:
  • Fast, free delivery
  • Scheduled In-Home and In-Car delivery
  • Exclusive Deals just for you
  • Prescription delivery and savings
  • 'Try Before You Buy' clothes
  • Save big on groceries
  • Watch Amazon Originals, movies and TV shows
  • Ad-free Amazon MusicFree games and loot with Prime Gaming
  • Free reading from over a thousand books, magazines, comics, and more


Best Amazon deals right now


Although Prime Day 2021 is still far away, this does not mean that we can’t find any discounts on cool tech products on Amazon, or on other retailers. If you regularly check for deals, you’re more likely to find something interesting on a product you’ve set your eyes on, because retailers are also constantly refreshing their deal portfolio. Here you can see the most recent deals we have for you:

Here are the most recent deals right now


This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.
FCC OKs Cingular\'s purchase of AT&T Wireless