Amazon Prime Day 2019: Here’s everything you need to know

  • The 48-hour sale, starting at 12:00 AM on Monday - 15th July, will include deals across hundreds of products.
  • Amazon is also offering 50% off on Amazon Prime Membership. Prime members will have access to deals before they are made available to all.
  • Telcos and Banks offering memberships and add-on discounts to their customers
The Amazon Prime Day 2019 is here and the company is all set to offer deals on millions of products across several categories. The Prime Day deals begin at 12:00 AM on 15 July and end at 11.59 PM on 16 July. Prime subscribers will also get early access to several deals, providing a further incentive for users to pick up a Prime membership..

Here’s a quick primer on how to approach the Amazon Prime Day 2019 sale in India.

Get Amazon Prime membership


For users who don’t already have a Prime membership, now would be a good time to subscribe since Prime members not only get access to all the deals, but also some deals earlier than others.

Amazon India is also offering Prime membership at a 50% discount for users aged 18-24 years. Users in other age groups can purchase a Regular Prime membership at Rs 999 per year or Rs 129 per month.

Indian telecom providers like Airtel, Vodafone Idea, BSNL and others are also providing free Prime membership with their cellular plans.


Create a wishlist on

While finding the best deals on Amazon Prime Day will certainly be a time-consuming task, work-arounds to this problem exist. Creating a wishlist of products one wishes to purchase on will aid in tracking and evaluating the deals on offer.

What deals can you expect on Amazon Prime Day 2019

If you are looking to upgrade your smartphone or buy a new laptop, the Amazon Prime Day 2019 sale in India will be your best option. Amazon has already revealed some deals on premium Android smartphones as well as iPhones.

Look out for Lightning deals

Amazon offers some great discounts in Lightning deals, so make sure you keep an eye out for those. Lightning deals last for a short duration and can run out quickly.

Keep your payment details updated

While offers a fairly quick checkout process, it is advised to keep your payment details updated. Make sure you add your card details in case they aren’t already there.


The same goes for address as well. Make sure you keep the default address updated so your ordering process can be streamlined.

Look out for bank offers, extra discounts

Amazon has partnered with HDFC Bank to offer a discount of up to 10% during the Prime Day 2019 sale in India. There are also some products could also include offers from other banks, so keep an eye out for them.

Additionally, Amazon is also offering unlimited reward points on Amazon Pay ICICI credit card, so if you have one, try to use it to gain maximum reward points.