Amazon Prime Day India Offers
Are you planning to buy any product online in coming days and looking for a bargain deal? If yes, the happy news is that Amazon Prime Day, Amazon’s annual one-day flash sales event, has almost arrived in India. If you’re not familiar with Prime Day, it’s when Amazon goes mad for 30 hours with some awesome deals and price drops on a lot of products, you actually may want to buy. During the period of these 30 hours, there will be a lot of great deals and offers on thousands of products on Amazon India. The Prime Day in India will start from 6 PM on July 10 and will last till 11:59 PM July 11.
The first ever Amazon Prime Day event was held in 2015 in countries including US, UK, Italy, Germany, Canada, Spain and France to celebrate Amazon’s 20th year anniversary in online retail space. The retail giant’s Prime Day event has already attracted a lot of attention internationally, but in India, it is the first time of its kind.
As the sale day is coming, we can expect some exclusive launches from top brands, new video releases on Amazon Video, superb deals and lot more on the Prime Day.
So, What really is Amazon Prime Day?
Amazon Prime Day is a sales event exclusively for Prime subscribers, where they can make a good amount of savings on various selected products available on Amazon. You’ll find Prime Day deals on Amazon.in/Deals and Amazon.in/PrimeDay from 6 PM on 10th July through 11:59 PM on 11th July. New deals start as often as every 5 minutes for 30 hours straight as well.
What is Amazon Prime?
Amazon Prime is a paid membership offered by Amazon, where the members can enjoy a lot of benefits including free fast delivery on eligible items, unlimited video streaming on Amazon Video, discounted same day delivery and early access to lightning deals. The Amazon Prime membership in India costs Rs.499 and the validity is one year.
If you are not a Prime member yet, you can join Amazon Prime from here!
What are the benefits of Amazon Prime India?
Amazon is adding a lot of features to the Prime membership but as of now, these are the benefits the Prime members can enjoy on Amazon India.
#1. Free Delivery On Eligible Products
While shopping on Amazon, you may have noticed two types of badges appears on most of the products which are ‘Prime’ and ‘Amazon fulfilled’ badges. If you are a Prime member, you can get free delivery on every product which has these two badges on them. Normally, your order qualifies for FREE delivery only if you choose standard delivery option of 2-4 Business Days and the order contains items Fulfilled by Amazon worth Rs.599 or more. If you are a Prime member, you will receive Free Standard delivery with no minimum order value and Free One-day, Two-Day delivery to eligible pin codes on purchase of Prime Eligible items.
#2. Discounted Delivery Charges for Fast Deliveries
Amazon Prime members can avail Unlimited FREE One-Day and Two-Day deliveries, unlike other customers who need to pay Rs.100 for fast delivery options. More than that, Amazon India’s ‘same day delivery’ and ‘morning delivery’ costs only Rs.50 for Prime members. The fast delivery service is applicable to cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, and a lot of other cities. You can check whether your pin code is eligible for fast delivery from here.
As a Prime member, you get an early access to exclusive deals across thousands of products. So, with a Prime subscription, you can become one of the few who can decide what’s hot and what’s not.
You may be already familiar with Amazon’s daily lightning deals with price drops on various products. As a prime member you can get 30-minute early access to those Lightning Deals every day, so you can grab the deal before the item is sold out.
When you are Amazon India Prime member, you get unlimited streaming access to on-demand video streaming service by Amazon which is ‘Amazon Video’. Amazon Video is like NetFlix or Hotstar where the users can stream contents like premium TV series or movies on-demand.
With your Prime membership, you have access to the latest and exclusive Bollywood and regional blockbusters like Sultan and Kabali, Hollywood movies like Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, US TV shows and award-winning Amazon Original Series like Transparent. You can expect more Amazon Original Series like INSIDE EDGE in the near future, in India on Amazon Video.
(when Hotstar and Netflix charges Rs.199 and Rs.500 a month, this deal is really good)
Prime members can top up their Amazon Pay Balance with Rs.100 or more and avail 15% cash back to their wallet (maximum cashback amount is Rs.450).
Amazon Pay Balance will come in handy when you want to grab a deal as quickly as possible, as it allows you to check out very fast by using the balance ( no need to wait for bank OTPs and passwords). Amazon also ensures cash back on returned products within 24 hours to your Amazon Pay Balance.
With Amazon Family, Prime members can save an additional 15% on diaper subscriptions and get exclusive discounts and recommendations, all tailored for their family. Simply enter the details of your child when you sign up to avail the deal.
#8. Other Prime Day Offers
- Shop on Prime Day with HDFC cards and Get 15% back
- Rs. 750/- OFF on Domestic Flights on Makemytrip
- Up to Rs. 200/- OFF on Movie tickets from Bookmyshow
- Rs.150/- OFF on your favorite food delivery on Swiggy
Does Amazon Prime in India Really Worth the Price?
Most of the Indian online shoppers may be asking this question, does Amazon Prime really worth the price in India?
Yes definitely, I think. Let me explain this.
As I mentioned earlier, Amazon Prime cost Rs.499 and the membership validity is for 1 year. Amazon is really growing very fast in India when compared to other online retailers like Flipkart or Snapdeal for the last few the last few years. You can’t really avoid Amazon India these days, it has become one of an integral part of online shopping in India. For the most of the products, they have the lowest selling price as compared to Flipkart or Snapdeal. So, if you are a regular online shopper, with an Amazon Prime India membership, you can really avail those bargain deals and Prime benefits which are mentioned above for one year which really worth the money.
More than that, Amazon is will add more and more features to the Prime India membership just like we already saw in other countries like US and UK.
Amazon Prime Day India Offers and Deals to Expect
Amazon Prime Day will feature a lot of deals on various categories including electronics, fashion, beauty, health, grocery, sports, books, toys automotive etc and these deals will feature on Amazon India’s deals page. These are the various types of deals and offers you will find on Prime Day in India.
We can expect great deals on Amazon Kindle devices on Amazon Prime Day India. If you are planning to buy an Amazon Kindle soon, don’t wait too much, you will get a chance to grab your favorite e-reader for a bargain price on Amazon Prime Day in India. In countries like US and UK, Kindle devices are selling with some serious price drops on Prime Day. So, we can also expect some good deals on Kindle devices in India also.
One Prime Day we will see some great deals Amazon Fire Tablets and Fire Stick TV. Fire Stick TV is one of the best TV media streaming devices you can buy in India right now.
For 2016 the Amazon UK slashed the price of Fire tablet, which was reduced down from £49.99 to £34.99, and the Fire TV stick which dropped from £39.99 to £19.99. We can expect the similar type of deals here in India also. This year we can also expect the new Amazon Echo and Alexa will also be included in the price drop deals.
Prime Day will be flooded with deals on thousands of products in various categories, but we can expect some great deals on consumer electronic products like earphones, power banks, smartphones etc.
Amazon has recently introduced their ‘Amazon Fashion’ to India and this time, on Prime Day we will see some great deals on fashion products ranging from 40-60%.
The retail giant has already revealed that on Amazon Prime Day in India Amazon is going to launch some exclusive products in home and kitchen appliances category by partnering with brands like Butterfly, LG, Decor Home and Forza Furnitures. There will be up to 70% off on other products in the category as well.
Amazon’s ‘Deal of the Day’ features hand-picked daily deals from across categories which include Electronics, Beauty, Books, Home & Kitchen and much more. On Prime Day India, we will see some great deals there.
Lightning Deals features Amazon’s limited-time flash deals on limited stock. Make sure you buy quickly while keeping an eye on the claim percentage since Lightning deals will go away fast!
Prime members will get 30 minutes early access here also, so its good to subscribe to Amazon Prime India membership if you are
willing to spend some money on Prime Day.
We will see some exclusive launches of products from brands like Huawei, LG, InFocus, Barbie, PUMA, Woodland etc in various categories including consumer electronics, home appliances, and fashion.