Also known as the day when e-commerce giant Amazon lowers prices for a variety of items, is almost there. If it follows last year's pattern, it will actually take more than a day to start around the 1
In addition to discounts, Prime Day is often used to increase membership in Amazon's Prime program, which offers free shipping. This year marks the fifth year that Amazon hosts the event – a day that is usually characterized by high one-day sales (though it usually dwarfs the subsequent sales on Black Friday or Cyber Monday each year is provided). Last year, so many people visited Amazon that the site.
We hope that Amazon is better prepared this year as Prime Day approaches. To get started, check out the best phone deals (along with the bestand and many other offerings) categories).
Things to keep in mind:
- As soon as the sale date is fixed, we collect all the Prime Day offers.
- We keep prices and prices in mind for availability, and note if certain items are sold out.
- In the meantime, we are releasing the best pre-prime day phone deals right here – regardless of the retailer.
- Please note that CNET may be able to obtain a share of the sales of the products featured on this site.
Samsung Galaxy S9 for $ 439 (saving $ 161)
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Although it's Samsung's flagship from last year and it does not offer particularly impressive low-light shots, The Galaxy S9 is still an excellent phone. It has a brilliant 5.8-inch display, a great camera, a headphone jack, wireless charging and water resistance.
Motorola Moto G6 for $ 170 (Save $ 70)
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Our favorite budget phone from 2018 is now much cheaper. The Moto G6 features a near-standard version of Android Oreo and solid dual-rear cameras. It also charges quickly. (In comparison, the 2019 Moto G7 costs closer to $ 250.)
LG V35 ThinQ for $ 650 (save $ 250)
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The ultra-luxurious and waterproof V35 ThinQ has a headphone jack, a large, beautiful OLED screen and a long battery life.
Senior editor Justin Jaffe has contributed to this story.