Amazon Prime Day underway across America

Save $130 on Apple iPad Air; 23andMe DNA Test now half off; Kindle Paperwhite drops to $85

A case of the Mondays? Not today.

We’re more than 14 hours into Amazon Prime Day, easily the most celebrated shopping holiday this side of Christmas. The blowout online sale, featuring slashed prices on a seemingly infinite amount of items, lasts a full 48 hours this time around — wrapping up tomorrow night at 11:59pm (PDT). The deals touch all conceivable categories — tech, food, electronics, laptops — to name but a few. Amazon partnered with top celebs like Lady Gaga and Taylor Swift this year to build massive interest in what has become, since 2015, one of America’s most anticipated summer events.

Live Amazon Prime Day 2019 coverage

National Today News has a dozen writers and researchers spread across the country (and the UK) to analyze the 2019 deals and bring you the best options — as they’re announced. Check out our discounted Prime Day prices on laptops, tablets, Echos, Fire devices, televisions, cribs and more. We also have lists of items priced for every budget: from under $200 to under $25.  And for a look at the history behind the big day, as well as ways to truly celebrate, don’t miss our informative National Today Amazon Prime Day 2019 holiday page.

The best deals right now:

Here’s a look at some of the top Prime Day sales prices so far:

Fire TV Recast: $129.99 (Save $100)

Comes complete with a $45 Sling TV credit. Watch and record live sports, local news, late night shows, and other TV from channels available through an HD antenna (sold separately) like ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, PBS and The CW.

Samsonite Aspire xLite Luggage Set: $120 (Save $310)

Time for a trip — if you have money left over after Prime Day. Lightweight and durable — just like you.

HP Chromebook 14-inch Laptop: $179 (Save $120)

Five words: Entertaining. Seamless. Chrome. Android. Google Play. Ok, six words.

All-New Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet 2-Pack: $99.98 (Save $100)

The included one year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited gives your kids access to over 20,000 apps, games, books, videos, audiobooks, and educational content from PBS Kids, Nickelodeon, Disney, and more.

23andMe DNA Test: $99.99 (Save $99.01)


Where did we come from? Where are we headed? Answer these questions — and more — with this health and ancestry personal genetic service. It’s the ultimate DNA test — now a full 50% off.

Kindle Paperwhite: $84.99 (Save $45)

This one’s waterproof with twice the storage and includes special offers + Kindle Unlimited (with auto-renewal). Note: Buyers will receive a $5 eBook credit with purchase. This offer’s only good until the end of Prime Day.

Apple Watch Series 3 (White): $229 (Save $150)

Forget the time.This watch features an optical heart sensor, accelerometer and gyroscope, Ion-X strengthened glass, ceramic and sapphire crystal back. That’s right. An accelerometer.

Echo Dot (3rd Gen): $22 (Save $27.99)

This is the lowest price we’ve seen so far. Echo Dot is a voice-controlled smart speaker with Alexa, perfect for any room. Just ask for music, news, information, and more. You can also call almost anyone and control compatible smart home devices with your voice.

Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote: $14.99 (Save $25)

Buy now and get $45 Sling TV Credit. Start streaming live TV for as low as $10 a month for 3 months, up to 60% off regular package prices. This is Amazon’s best-selling Fire TV Stick, now with Alexa Voice Remote (2nd Gen). Use the dedicated power, volume, and mute buttons to control your TV, soundbar, and receiver.

Toshiba 50-inch TV – Fire TV Edition: $304.99 (Save $75.01)

The Fire TV Edition delivers true-to-life 4K Ultra HD picture quality with over 8 million pixels for stunning clarity, deep contrast, and vivid colors.

Apple iPad Air (128GB): $299 (Save $130)

Thin, light design and 10-hour battery life. An all-new iPad at an amazing price.

Instant Pot DUO60: $55.99 (Save $43.96)

Combines seven kitchen appliances in to save you space, including: pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, sautée, yogurt maker and warmer.

iRobot Roomba 690: $229.99 (Save $145)


No time to clean? Alexa will make sure Roomba does the job. The three-stage cleaning system loosens, lifts, and suctions dirt,  from hard floors and carpet. Dual Multi-Surface Brushes work together to grab dust, dirt, and large debris. 


Bookmark this page to find the latest and best deals on Amazon’s most-wanted products. Happy Shopping!