Amazon Prime Day runs into snags swiftly

Amazon Prime Day tips that the Pro Primers know

Prime Day, named for Amazon's $120-a-year Prime membership, begins Monday at 2 p.m. and lasts until midnight on Tuesday. Like, how can anyone call themselves a real Game of Thrones fan without at least one Mother of Dragons hoodie in the closet? Yes, it's officially the day where Amazon rewards those who have a Prime subscription with incredible deals all day. has been experiencing some issues as Prime Day has kicked off in the United States.

While CamelCamelCamel doesn't track Prime Day sales, per se, it does follow the price history of all products on Amazon, so you can see if that "bargain" really is one.

Check out the deals below and get that credit card warmed up. We already know about two deals Amazon plans to offer, but expect discounts on their entire suite of products. Go here to try it out! Just think of how many great games are available on PlayStation 4, many of which have been enhanced by their developers to look and play better when running on the Pro.

Amazon UK Prime customers are getting a day of deals, including some appealing discounts on LEGO sets.

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While Amazon doesn't disclose sales figures for Prime Day, Deborah Weinswig, CEO of Coresight Research estimates it will generate $3.4 billion in sales worldwide, up from an estimated $2.4 billion a year ago.

That gives you a full 36 hours to get your hands on the hot deals. Just don't forget to cancel if you don't want to be auto-billed $12.99 a month.

Amazon recommend downloading their app which allows you to get notifications when your favourite items go on offer. In April, Amazon said Prime had over 100 million subscribers - the first time a number was released for the program - assumably up from the previously disclosed "tens of millions" the company previously touted. The phone will also be applicable for a guaranteed buy-back offer, valued at up to Rs 37,000.

Another easy way to figure out if the membership cost is justified is whether you watch Prime video.


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