Get your credit cards ready, because the wait is over:
Amazon Prime Day — aka, the 48-hour digital juggernaut of mid-summer deals and discounts — is here, and it's absolutely one of the most highly anticipated sales events of the whole year. After launching our countdown as soon as the date was announced not too long ago, we're finally ready to add some goodies to our carts — and we're definitely starting with all things tech.
The retail giant seems to
have a gadget for just about everyone, including new laptops (at almost $400 off the original price) and that electric scooter you didn't know you needed (but for under $200, why not?). You'll also find unmissable deals on Amazon devices like the Echo Dot and Fire HD Tablet. So really, what better way to pass the time this lazy summer Monday than by taking advantage of some stellar deals? To get you going, we've sifted through the plethora of discounts and offers to bring you our top tech picks. At Refinery29, we’re here to help you navigate this overwhelming world of stuff. All of our market picks are independently selected and curated by the editorial team. All product details reflect the price and availability at the time of publication. If you buy something we link to on our site, Refinery29 may earn commission.
Replace your traditional routers and WiFi ranger extenders with the most intelligent mesh WiFi technology and powerful hardware, available today at a $200 discount.
Home WiFi System, $199, available at
Amazon's best-selling smart speaker can fill your home with music, answer the most obscure questions, check the weather, and update you on current events — all at the sound of your own voice. And with $50 off the original price, now is the best time to experience the hype.
Echo (2nd Generation) , $49.99, available at
Get $35 off the powerful boombox that does it all, like playing your favorite music and charging your phone, all using the energy of the sun.
Boombox Portable Solar Speaker, $75, available at
For under $100, enjoy the high-quality Fire TV experience built-in to your TV. That means tens of thousands of channels, apps, and Alexa skills, including Netflix, YouTube, Prime Video, Hulu, HBO, and more.
32-inch HD Smart LED TV, $99.99, available at
Staying connected just got a lot more affordable. Who could say no to $120 off Facebook's hands-free video calling device that actually follows you around as you move?
Portal Hands-Free Video Calling, $79, available at
This is not so much a headset as it is your entryway into a 3D world. It's your own handsfree theatre, and it's $40 off.
Standalone Virtual Reality Headset, $159, available at
Bookworms, rejoice! The new Kindle comes with a built-in adjustable front light so you can read indoors and outdoors at more times of the day. Plus, get a $5 eBook credit and three months free Kindle Unlimited for just $59.99.
Want something lighter? You can also save up to $50 on the ultra-slim, waterproof
Kindle Paperwhite. Kindle
All-New Kindle Reader, $59.99, available at
There's no day like Prime Day to majorly upgrade your smart phone. Enjoy offering $270 off the super-powerful Galaxy Note9, which has a great camera and a 6.4-inch display. Extra points for the multipurpose S Pen.Plus, the deals don't stop at the Note9. Enjoy $300 off
Galaxy S10 / s10+ models, as well as $250 off the Galaxy S9. Samsung
Samsung Galaxy Note9, $729.99, available at
If you don't already have a Fire TV Stick, stop what you're doing and add this to your cart
now. For just $14.99 during Prime Day (instead of $39.99!!), watch your favorite content on YouTube, Netflix, Prime Video, STARZ, SHOWTIME, and CBS All Access, plus stream for free with Pluto TV, IMDb TV, and others.
You can also save $25 on the even more powerful
Fire TV Stick 4K. Amazon
Fire TV Stick , $24.99, available at
It's hard enough to leave our fluffy friends at home when we're out, but thanks to the Furbo dog camera, you can now keep an eye on your pets from anywhere and even toss them treats throughout the day.
Dog Camera, $134.99, available at
Get your pet a companion to keep them occupied while you're out. This robotic toy, now almost $70 off, plays with your pet by zipping around the room and dispensing treats.
Pet Fitness Robot , $101.4, available at
Save $50 on the Fire TV Cube, the first hands-free streaming media player with Alexa. Enjoy true-to-life picture quality and thousands of channels.
Fire TV Cube, $69.99, available at
Save $50 on a tablet with excellent display, tons of storage, and 10 hours of battery life. And if you really want to go all in, get
two for just $179.98 (a total of $120 in savings).
Amazon is also offering $30 off the
Fire HD 8 tablet (or get two for $79.98), and $20 off the all-new Fire 7 tablet (or two for $49.98). Amazon
Fire HD 10 Tablet , $99.99, available at
Think of this like your personal meditation assistant. It takes the guesswork out of your meditation practice by providing real-time neurofeedback, and is on sale during Prime Day for 25% off.
Brain Sensing Headband, $149.99, available at
See how much power your connected appliances are using with a new smart plug. You can live more efficiently by switching your appliances on and off with a voice command or a simple tap, or you can use built-in schedules to automatically control your devices.
Smart Plug & Power Meter, $33.71, available at
Watching your favorite movies and shows on this thing is like watching them come to life right before your eyes. You can also control your TV using built-in Android TV and Google Assistant technologies.
43-Inch 4K Ultra HD LED TV, $598, available at
We’re kind of ok with robots taking of the world if it means they’ll do our chores for us. At the push of a button, the Roomba picks up dust, pet hair, and large debris like cereal.
Roomba 614 Robot Vacuum, $224.99, available at
All Apple fans know it's tough to score a deal on the brand's latest products and models, but this new 9.7-inch iPad is available on Amazon for $80 off the original price.
Apple iPad, $249, available at
If you're not an iPad person, you can save on this Samsung Galaxy 8-inch tablet instead. Power through movies, games, and emails with a long-lasting battery and sleek design.
Samsung Galaxy Tablet, $197.99, available at
JBL is known for manufacturing top-notch loudspeakers that deliver crystal clear sound. Have a never-ending dance party by taking this waterproof option with you anywhere and connecting to multiple devices at once.
Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, $99.95, available at
Enjoy almost $20 off this light-weight, wireless charging pad which has been optimized for your iPhone. It charges your device super fast and also works with Qi-enabled devices from Samsung, LG, Sony and more.
Boost Up Wireless Charging Pad , $39.99, available at
If you ask us, a super-slim, hi-def TV for less than $150 is always a good idea. Why not treat yourself to excellent picture quality and streaming access?
40" TV Flat Screen , $142.99, available at
These headphones don't just look cool — they have all sorts of features beyond the top-notch acoustics. Take calls, control your music, activate Siri, and enjoy up to 4o hours of battery life.
Beats By Dre
Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, $199.95, available at
This keyboard isn't just wireless, it's also posture-enhancing (yes, it's a thing!). The ergonomist-approved curved design actually encourages you to use a more natural posture that aligns your arms, wrists, and hands for greater comfort. Plus, its wireless connection is very reliable and works up to 30 feet away!
Wireless Comfort Desktop , $39.88, available at
There are lots of computers to choose from, but this high-performance option is one of the latest models from HP. It has touchscreen capabilities and is on sale for almost $400 off the original price.
15.6” HD Touch-Screen Notebook Computer , $303, available at
The Chromebook C330 has a sleek and stylish design and is as powerful as it is flexible — all with up to 10 hours of battery life.
2-in-1 Convertible Laptop, $240.7, available at
It's time to retire your old bike and upgrade to an electric scooter for your daily commute. It's lightweight and compact, making this scooter very portable and easy to store. Plus, it has zero emissions making it a more environmentally friendly option than a car or a cab.
Ion Foldable Electric Scooter, $149, available at
Live your best (read: healthiest) life with a new fitness smartwatch to track daily activity, monitor sleeping habits, and record workouts. This option is waterproof and can even receive call, text, calendar, and smartphone app notifications when your phone is nearby.
Smart Watch, $163, available at
Capture moments and memories like a pro with a Canon PowerShot camera, available at $100 off its original price. This Wi-Fi-enabled model guarantees crisp resolution for beautiful, natural images and videos.
Canon PowerShot SX420 Digital Camera, $199, available at
For less than $15, enjoy a better viewing experience with faster streaming and less buffering by using an extender. It adjusts your streaming stick for a better line of sight with your Wi-Fi router to improve signal instantly.
Booster for Streaming Media Players, $12.99, available at
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