Amazon’s annual Prime Day, two-day shopping extravaganza is back. The event for great deals, blockbuster entertainment and new releases starts July 23, 2022 at 12:00 am and runs until July 24, 2022.
During the event, which is Amazon’s sixth in India so far, Prime members will have the opportunity to discover product deals in categories including beauty, fashion, electronics and home decor from sellers in various programs such as Local Stores on Amazon, Launchpad , Saheli and Karigar.
Amazon also said that during the period leading up to Prime Day, from July 7th at 12:00 pm to July 22nd at 11:59 pm, members can buy millions of products offered by small and medium businesses and take advantage of offers like 10% cashback up to Rs. 100 redeemable for your Prime Day purchases and more.
30,000 new product launches
Amazon said this year’s Prime Day event will see over 30,000 new product launches from over 400 brands from top Indian and global brands such as Samsung, Xiaomi, boAt, Intel, Lenovo, Sony, Bajaj, Eureka Forbes, Puma, Adidas, USPA, Max, Asics, Fastrack, Tresemme, Mamaearth, Surf Excel, Dabur, Colgate, Whirlpool, IFB and more.
There will also be over 2,000 new product launches from over 120 small and medium businesses (SMBs) in categories including electronics from XECH, beauty products from Cos-IQ and Himalayan Origins, home products from SpaceinCart, kitchen choices from Mirakii , Handloom sarees by Karagiri , handmade decor by Nirvi Handicrafts.
Electronics and technology offerings
Amazon said there will be ‘unparalleled deals’ on smartphones, consumer electronics, home appliances, TVs, kitchens, daily essentials, toys, fashion, beauty and more. Basically, all your favorite tech products will be offered at some discount.
Also, good deals on Amazon Echo, Fire TV and Kindle devices will be offered this Prime Day. The latest smart speakers, smart displays and Fire TV products will be on sale at up to 55% off.
“This Prime Day, get your smart home started with the best prices on smart home combos with Echo and Alexa compatible light bulbs, plugs, TVs, ACs and more,” Amazon said.
Good deals will be on offer on Amazon Basics Fire TV Edition TVs, Alexa integrated smartphones, smartwatches, TVs, speakers and more this Prime Day
Buyers can get more details just by asking “Alexa, what is Prime Day?” on your Echo device, other Alexa-enabled devices, or the Amazon shopping app.
Which cards will get you great deals
In addition, there is a 10% discount when paying with ICICI Bank credit/debit cards, SBI credit cards and EMI transactions on ICICI Bank credit/debit cards and SBI credit card.
Prime members will receive a 5% cashback on their Prime Day purchases using their Amazon Pay ICICI Bank credit card. People who sign up for the card will now get the best welcome offer of Rs 2,200 in rewards.
Prime Day and entertainment: two surprise titles to be announced
To mark Prime Day celebrations, Amazon Prime Video is releasing two Amazon Original Indian series – Modern love Hyderabad (Telugu), the second Indian version of the global series (7th July), and Comic Season 3 (Hindi), a new season of the comedy franchise (July 15).
Prime Day Prep also includes Amazon Original’s blockbuster international action thriller, The terminal list.
“As a special surprise to Prime members, two highly anticipated additional titles will be announced closer to Prime Day,” Amazon said.
Plus, for the first time, Prime members can enjoy discounts of up to 50% on the purchase of most add-on subscriptions across the 12 popular streaming video services available on Prime Video channels. With Prime Video channels, Prime members can access thousands of additional titles across 12 OTT services including AMC+, Acorn TV, hayu, discovery+, Lionsgate Play, Eros Now, Docubay, MUBI, hoichoi, Manorama Max, Shorts TV and Nammaflix .
How to become a Prime Member
You can become an Amazon Prime member for Rs 1,499/year or Rs 179 for a month at amazon.in/prime to enjoy Prime benefits like free and fast delivery, unlimited video, ad-free music, exclusive offers, free game content on popular mobile games and more. Additionally, 18-24 year olds can also take advantage of the Youth offer and get 50% off their Prime membership simply by verifying their age on Amazon after signing up for Prime.