If there’s an e-retailer that can oust Walmart’s Black Friday sales supremacy this 2018, it’s Amazon deals. This year, the e-commerce giant may be start dominating the bricks-and-mortars retail stores wit its Amazon Go, but its mastery is on worldwide web. Amazon’s Black Friday 2018 deals is expected to consists of its very own hardware products including Echo speakers and Kindle tablets.
Amazon’s history in the past several Black Friday sales means that there’s a hint where you can find the best deals with the biggest discounts for 2018.
Top Deals To Expect From Amazon’s Black Friday 2018 Sales
- Amazon Kindle Paperwhite for $79.99 ($40 savings)
- Amazon Fire TV Stick for $19.99 ($20 savings)
- Amazon Echo Plus for $99.99 ($50 savings)
- 32-inch HDTV for $69.99
- Big-Screen 4K UHD TV for $154.99
- Apple Watch Series 4 for $379 ($20 savings)
- Nintendo Switch Bundle with Memory Card and $30 Gift Card for $299.99
- Nintendo Switch Unit Only for $249.99 ($50 savings)
- Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB Bundles Start for $219.99 ($80 savings)
- Microsoft Xbox One X Unit Only for $374.99 ($125 savings)
Like Walmart Black Friday deals for 2018, Amazon will offer a far better bargains than the most recent holiday sales. The Echo smart speakers, Kindle tablets and Fire TV stick will significantly have steep discounts and Forbes added that they were tipped that there will be more Black Friday deals on gaming consoles.
Additionally, Amazon will reportedly offer the only Apple Watch Series 4 direct price cut available and go low price on HDTVs from a decent brand.
Amazon Black Friday 2018 Ad Release Date
Historically, Amazon was not releasing a traditional Black Friday ad scan or flyers. In the past several years, Amazon released its top Black Friday deals via a press release. For 2018, Amazon will unveil its Black Friday deals on Wednesday, November 14th. Amazon will wait for Walmart, Best, Buy, and Target to post their deals before it the online e-retailer publish its ad. That said, it will allow Amazon to undercut the Black Friday deals from Walmart, Best Buy and Target in almost all categories.
Just like in the past several holiday seasons, expect Amazon to display its own line of electronics on its online store’s Black Friday landing page. That includes the Fire tablet, Kindle, Echo smart display and speakers. Amazon will also feature a wide variety of cheap TV deals as well as console bundles, DSLRs, smartphones, laptops, tablets and among others.
Amazon Black Friday 2018 Online Sale Times and Duration
Amazon will likely kick off its pre-Black Friday sales on its “Black Friday Deals Store” as early as November 1st. While its early sales event basically offers fewer discounts, it is strongly advised to patiently wait until the Thanksgiving Week for the best and deep discount deals. The main Black Friday sales, on the other hand, will commence on Turkey Day, and its markdown prices will be valid on a number of most-sought items throughout the weekend until Cyber Monday. Meanwhile the discounted prices on certain Amazon products and other deals could be rolled out as early as a week before the Black Friday. Worse luck, many of the top tech deals definite start times, so shoppers will have to keep an eye on Amazon’s online store throughout Black Friday week. Additionally, Prime members will be able to get early access on Lightning Deals. A Lightning Deal is a time-bound where an item is featured for a limited time, usually 4 to 12 hours.
Will Amazon Offer Free Shipping
Unlike Target and Best Buy which offers free shipping with no minimum purchase required, Amazon does not have a desirable free shipping policy during Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Amazon Prime members will take advantage of the e-commerce titan’s free two-day delivery on all orders. Non-Prime members can take advantage the 30-day trial of Amazon Prime without shelling out a single penny. If you will shop on Amazon in holiday season, it is recommended to try the one-month trial a week before the Black Friday and opt out after Cyber Monday. That said, you’ll enjoy free two-day shipping on Amazon without minimum orders. Additionally, you’ll be able to get an early access to Lightning Deals, Amazon Prime Video, Music and more.