Amazon Announces Prime Day 2020 Dates

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After a number of studies pointing to October 13 as the beginning date for this 12 months’s Amazon Prime Day occasion, the corporate has lastly confirmed after we can count on Prime Day offers to begin this 12 months. Amazon Prime Day 2020 will start at midnight PT on October 13 and can run a full 48 hours because it has in recent times. Prime Day is normally held in July however was delayed not less than 3 times this 12 months as a consequence of COVID-19, in line with studies.

As normal, Prime Day may have hundreds of offers out there solely for Prime members throughout not solely tech and gaming but in addition toys, furnishings, style, housewares, and extra. In fact, the elephant within the room is that Prime Day is now simply over one month sooner than Black Friday, and it is unclear how totally different Prime Day offers will likely be from these supplied throughout Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Naturally, Amazon is pushing individuals to get their vacation buying finished early throughout Prime Day, and with product shortages and longer delivery delays turning into commonplace this 12 months because of the coronavirus pandemic, that is in all probability the sensible transfer. When you see a fantastic deal throughout Prime Day, do not assume you will see that very same low cost out there throughout Black Friday.

Amazon Prime Day 2020 dates and occasions:

  • Begin time: Tuesday, October 13 at 12 AM PT / three AM ET
  • Finish time: Wednesday, October 14 at 11:59 PM PT (2:59 AM ET on October 15)

Amazon hasn’t shared any particular gaming or tech offers but, however we will count on steep reductions on video games and equipment like controllers, headsets, keyboards, and extra. Gaming memberships like PlayStation Plus and Recreation Cross Final may even see steep markdowns throughout Prime Day, so preserve an eye fixed out for these too. With next-gen consoles launching in November and the Change nonetheless going through shortages, we do not count on a ton of nice console deals–though for those who’re seeking to purchase a Change, Nintendo will in all probability have some form of bundle supply throughout Black Friday once more this 12 months.

When you’re not at present a Prime member however nonetheless need to make the most of the offers, you possibly can join a free 30-day trial. College students get a fair higher deal–the Prime Pupil membership begins with a free six-month trial.

In fact, we’ll be monitoring all the most effective Prime Day offers throughout gaming, tech, and leisure right here at GameSpot when the occasion launches October 13. Make sure you observe us on Twitter at @GameSpotDeals to maintain up with Prime Day’s greatest lightning offers and extra.

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