Amazon just hit an all-time high as Prime Day kicks off

Flipkart Big Shopping Days, Amazon Prime Day 2018: Best smartphone deals to look out for

Read on to find out everything you need to know about Amazon Prime Day 2018.

Notably, there are some deals which will be effective for a limited period while others will be applicable throughout the sale.

To take on Amazon's Prime Day Sale, Flipkart is scheduled to host "Flipkart Big Shopping Days" Sale in India Today. Some of the more competitive deals could sell out within minutes, and the app can help consumers keep tabs on upcoming deals, he said. See something you want? Besides this, the Amazon Prime users can also purchase the smartphone with an off up to Rs 18,000 via exchange offers.

For tech products, prices will probably be slightly better around Black Friday, but this is a good mid-year opportunity to score some discounts. Starting right now, however, you can get this awesome TV for just $289.99. Waiting for a good deal?

The local Prime Day promotion kicked off at 12pm on Monday and only lasts until midnight Tuesday, lasting 36 hours. Here's a look at all the deals that you can take advantage of. So they are incentivizing the makers of Wi-Fi connected lights, locks, thermostats and cameras to drop their process this Prime Day. The Echo Plus and Echo Spot don't see any price change, and they are available for Rs 14,999 and Rs 12,999, respectively.

Prime Day will also feature the lowest prices on Amazon Echo family of devices, Fire TV Stick, All New Kindle, Kindle Oasis and Kindle Paperwhite. Massive discounts on iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone SE and more are expected. We're talking about $100 off the Echo Show, $30 off the Echo (2nd generation), and $50 off the Echo Plus.

Amazon has tweaked this year's Prime Day in a number of different ways from previous years.

Australians have access to the Amazon Prime Day sale for the first time ever, with some products being slashed by as much as 70 per cent. The day offers sales on a wide range of products - often at a very steep discount - and is exclusive to Prime members. As Telsey Advisory Group's Joseph Feldman notes, the general boost in online traffic "should spill over to some competitors and boost sales on Prime Day", although he admits that "profitability may prove challenging, despite a well-planned counter-promotion".

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